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City of Sealy Master Fee Schedule

City of Sealy Master Fee Schedule


Fee Schedule
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Adopted Schedule of Fees

Residential Dwelling Permit and Inspection Fees

Residential Dwelling Permit & Inspection Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Square Footage Fee

Up to 1,000 sq. ft.

$500.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

1,001 - 1,500 sq. ft.

$750.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

1,501 - 2,000 sq. ft.

$1,000.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

2,001 - 2,500 sq. ft.

$1250.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

2,501 - 3,000 sq. ft.

$1,500.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

3,001 - 3,500 sq. ft.

$1,750.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

3,501 - 4,000 sq. ft.

$2,000.00 plus $30.00 processing fee

Over 4,000 sq. ft.

$0.50 per square foot (rounded up) plus $30.00 processing fee

Building Permit Fees (to include flatwork, concrete driveway, sidewalks and accessory structures)

Building Permit Fees (To Include Flatwork, Concrete Driveway, Sidewalks, Etc.) (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee

Contractor Registration Fee (Yearly)

$100.00

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Valuation less than $1,000.00 without inspection

No fee

Valuation less than $1,000.00 with inspection

$75/inspection

Valuation of $1,001.00 - $50,000.00

$30.00 for 1st $1,000.00 plus $5.00 each add ‘l 1,000.00 or fraction thereof to & including $50,000.00

Valuation of $50,001.00 - $100,000.00

$260.00 for 1st $5,001.00 plus $4.00 each add ‘l 1,000.00 or fraction thereof to & including $100,000.00

Valuation of $100,001.00 - $500,000.00

$460.00 for 1st $100,001.00 plus $3.00 each add ‘l 1,000.00 or fraction thereof to & including $500,000.00

Valuation of over $500,000.00

$1,660.00 for 1st $500,001.00 plus $2.00 each add ‘l 1,000.00 or fraction thereof

Reinspection Fees*

$75 - 1st Reinspection
$75 - 2nd Reinspection
$75 - 3rd Reinspection

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to the reinspection.

 
Commercial Building Permit Fees

Commercial Building Permit Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type

Fee

Contractor Registration Fee (Yearly)

$100.00

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Less Than $1,000.00

No fee unless inspection required, in which case, a $75.00 inspection fee shall be charged.

$1,001.00 - $50,000.00

$700.00 PLUS $5.75 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

$50,001.00 - $100,000.00

$800.00 PLUS $4.75 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

$100,001.00 - $500,000.00

$1000.00 PLUS $3.50 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

$500,001.00 - $1,000,000.00

$3,500.00 PLUS $3.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

$1,000,001.00 and greater

$4,064.00 PLUS $3.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof

Commercial Plan Review Fee (this provision and fee is not applicable to single-family or (two family (duplex) residential structures)

One-half of commercial permit fee

Reinspection Fees*

$75 - 1st Reinspection
$75 - 2nd Reinspection
$75 - 3rd Reinspection

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to the reinspection.

 

Moving of any building or structure

$250.00

Demolition of any building(s) or structure(s):

$250.00

               0 up to 100,000 cubic feet

$0.50/1,000 cubic feet

               100,001 cubic feet and over

 

Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 
Electrical Permit Fees

Electrical Permit Fees (Effective May 17, 2021)

Type Fee

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Meter Loop & Service:

 

  Up to & including 200 amps

$25.00

  Over 200 amps to and including 250 amps

$30.00

  Over 250 amps

$40.00

  Panels with eight (8) or more circuits

$15.00 each

  Electrical outlets and fixtures

$0.75 each

Electrical Appliances - domestic: 

 

  Range receptacle

$10.00 each

  Clothes Dryer

$10.00 each

  Cooking Top

$10.00 each

  Ovens

$10.00 each

  Garbage Disposal

$10.00 each

  Dishwasher

$10.00 each

  Window Air Conditioner Receptacle

$5.00 each

Motors & Transformers, permanently installed

 

  Up to & including 1 HP

$5.00 each

  Over 1 HP through & including 10 HP

$15.00 each

  Over 10 HP

$25.00 each plus $0.30/HP

  Streamers & festoon lighting per circuit

$15.0 each

  Ballpark & parking lot light poles (no outlet or fixture charge)

$55.00 each

  Pole with guy wires

$15.00 each

  Temporary installation, such as wood saws, floor-surfacing machines,  paint spraying apparatus, and the like

$30.00/installation

  Temporary installation of commercial sound equipment

$35.00/installation

  Temporary lighting installations

$30.00/installation

  Temporary installation such as carnivals or similar installation for amusement show display or similar uses - 10kVA or less

$35.00/kVA

  Temporary installation such as carnivals or similar installations for amusement show display or similar uses - all loads above 10kVA

$25.00/kVA

  Temporary saw pole

$30.00 /installation

  Temporary cut-in made permanent 

$40.00/installation

 (Additions to old work shall be charged for at the same rate as new work.)

 

   Reconnection fee

$30.00

   Sign inspection and installation

$80.00

   Plan examination fee

One-half of permit fee

   Plan re-examination fee due to alteration of approved plans

One-half of permit fee

Reinspection fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fess are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to the reinspection.

 
Plumbing Permit Fees

Plumbing Permit Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee
Permit Issuance Fee $30.00
   
Plumbing fixture, floor drain, or trap (including water and drainage period) $10.00 each
House sewer $15.00 each
House sewer having to be replaced and repaired $15.00 each
Cesspool $15.00 each
Septic tank & seepage pit or drainfield $200.00 each
Water heater and/or vent  $15.00 each
Installation, alteration, or repair of water piping an/or water treating equipment $15.00 each
Repair or alteration of drainage or vent piping $15.00 each

Vacuum breakers or backflow protective devices installed subsequent to the installation of the piping or equipment served - One through five

$10.50 each

Over five $6.00 each

Reinspection fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to the reinspection.

 

*A plumbing, gas permit may be canceled by the applicant at any time within 30 days of issuance. If no work has been done under such permit, the plumbing and mechanical inspector shall refund 75 percent of the permit fee paid; however, in no case shall the city retain less than $25.00 to cover administrative costs.

 
Mechanical Permit Fees

Mechanical Permit Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee

Contractor registration fee (yearly)

$100.00

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Inspect heating, ventilation, ductwork, air conditioning, and refrigeration system

$30.00 for first $1,000 of valuation or fraction thereof plus $4.00 each additional $1,000

Inspect repairs, alterations, and additions to an existing system

$10.00 plus $4.00 for each $1,000 or fraction thereof

Boiler Inspections (based upon Btu input):

 

   33,000 Btu (1 BHp) to 165,000 (5 BHp) 

$15.00

   165,001 Btu (5BHp) to 330,000 (10 BHp)

$25.00

   330,001 Btu (10 BHp) to 1,165,000 (52 BHp)

$35.00

   1,165,001 Btu (52 BHp) to 3,300,000 (98 BHp)

$55.00

Over 3,300,000 Btu (98 BHp)

$75.00

Reinspection fee of a heating, ventilation, air conditioning, or refrigeration system, boiler installation 

$15.00

Temporary operation inspection fee

$15.00

Self-contained units less than two tons

Total cost of all units combined

Reinspection Fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to reinspection.

 

*Mechanical permit may be canceled by the applicant at any time within 30 days of issuance. If no work has been done under such permit, the plumbing and mechanical inspector shall refund 75 percent of the permit fee paid; however, in no case shall the city retain less than $25.00 to cover administrative costs

 
Commercial Fire Alarm System

Commercial Fire Alarm System Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee
Contractor registration fee (yearly) $100.00
Permit Issuance Fee $30.00
Fire Alarm System Fee $125.00
       plus, each device $2.00

Reinspection Fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

 
*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.  
*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to reinspection.  
After hours and weekends $250.00 per inspection
Commercial Fire Extinguishing System

Commercial Fire Extinguishing System Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee

Contractor registration fee (yearly)

$100.00

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Automatic Fire Sprinkler System Wet/Dry Fee

$125.00

       plus, each head

$2.00

Special Agent Systems

$125.00

Kitchen Hood Systems

$125.00

Paint Booths

$125.00

Fire pumps

$175.00 per pump

Smoke control systems

$175.00 per system

Fire sprinkler underground piping

$125.00 for 1st 250 feet per system plus $100.00 per 250 feet

Reinspection Fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

 

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to reinspection.

 

After Hours and Weekends

$250 per inspection

Fireworks Permit

$45.00

Commercial Fuel Tanks

Fuel Tanks Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee

Contractor registration fee (yearly)

$100.00

Permit Issuance Fee

$30.00

Underground fuel tank removal

$125.00 per tank

Underground fuel tank installation 

$125.00 per tank

Aboveground fuel tank installation

$125.00 per tank

Fuel Dispenser

$25.00 each

Reinspection Fees*

 

 

$75.00 - 1st reinspection

$75.00 - 2nd reinspection

$75.00 - 3rd reinspection

 

*Fees are doubled if work begins before the issuance of a valid permit.

 

*Reinspection fees are required for failed inspections and must be paid prior to reinspection.

 
Subdivision Plat Review

Subdivision Plat Review Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Type Fee

Land plan/conceptual plan

$1,500.00 

Preliminary plat - residential

Base $500.00 plus $10.00 per lot

Preliminary plat - commercial/industrial

Base $500.00 plus $20.00 per acre

Final plat - residential

Base $500.00 plus $10.00 per lot

Final plat - commercial/industrial

Base $500.00 plus $10.00 per acre

Plat amendment

$300.00

Variance request

$75.00

Comprehensive sign variance program

$150.00

Parkland Dedication Fees - Chapter 87, Section 87-52 (c)(3)

$1,200.00 per lot

Note: 3rd Submittals for review by engineer will be charged 

1/2 of the review fee

Engineering Plat Review

Engineering Plat Review Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Plat-Site Plan Reviews (Large Residential, > 60 Lots

$2,500.00

Plat-Site Plan Reviews (Small-Medium Residential, 20 to 60 Lots)

$1.500.00

Plat-Site Plan Reviews (Large Site, > 10 Acres)

$2,500.00

Plat-Site Plan Reviews (Small Site, < 10 Acres)

$1,500.00

Traffic Impact Analysis Reviews (One Intersection)

$1,500.00

Traffic Impact Analysis Reviews (Each Additional Intersection)

$1,000.00

NOTE: 3rd submittals for review by engineer will be charged

½ of the review fee

ANNEXATION

Annexation Fees (Effective May 17, 2022)

Due upon application for 1st Tract of land

$3,500.00

Due upon application for each additional tract of land

$1,500.00

Municipal Drainage Utility System
Fee Schedule Amended 2019-07_Page_10a
Woodchipping Services
Fee Schedule Amended 2019-07_Page_11a
Leaf Pick-up
Fee Schedule Amended 2019-07_Page_12a
Development Policies
Fee Schedule Amended 2019-07_Page_13a
Financial Policies
Fee Schedule Amended 2019-07_Page_14a