Building Department Fees

CONSTRUCTION COST EVALUATION:Unless Otherwise Noted Building Permit Fees are based on estimated construction cost of proposed structure times the fee rate per $1000  of the estimated cost RESIDENTIALEstimated

Construction

Cost

COMMERCIALEstimated

Construction

Cost

  1. A. Dwellings including Additions and Finish Basements: One and Two Family up to and to include 2,000 square feet $150.00 Sq. Ft.  
1. B. Dwellings including Additions and Finish Basements: One and Two Family greater than 2,000 square feet up to and to include 3,000 square feet $200.00 Sq. Ft.  
1. C. Dwellings including Additions and Finish Basements: One and Two Family greater than 3,000 square feet $250.00 Sq. Ft.  
  2.  Multiple Family:  
            a. Apartments, Hotels, Motels $300.00 sq. ft.
            b. Boarding Houses, Nursing and  
                     Convalescent Homes $300.00 sq. ft.
  3.  Garages:  Unattached or Attached $ 90.00 Sq. Ft.
  4.  Accessory Buildings, Utility Buildings, Unfinished Basements and Solar Panels

**NOTE- 60% Discount on Solar Panels

$60.00 Sq. Ft.
    (Sheds 120 Sf. and under ) $50.00
  5.  Docks/Porches/Decks/Patios $45.00 Sq. Ft.
  6.  Mercantile/Commercial
            a.  Buildings, Office Buildings  $300.00 sq. ft.
            b.  Garages and Service Stations  $300.00 sq. ft.
            c.  Places of Public Assembly  $300.00 sq. ft.
            d.  Assembly Halls and Clubhouses  $300.00 sq. ft.
7.  Re-Inspection Fee (when inspection is
            Called for and is not ready) $75.00 $100.00
8.  Towers

 

 

Utility Buildings

Additional Antenna-Co-Location

$2,500.00 per linear foot in height (evaluation)

 

$200.00 Sq. Ft.

$1000 Flat Fee

*The fee for permits for work undertaken and/or completed prior to the obtainment of a building permit shall be double the otherwise applicable fee, but not less than $500

9.  Commencing of Work

$50.00 $100.00

FEE RATE PER $1000 OF ESTIMATE

CONSTRUCTION COST

RESIDENTIAL

COMMERCIAL

Building Permit Per $1,000.00 $20.00 $40.00
 FLAT FEES

RESIDENTIAL

COMMERCIAL

1.  a.  In ground Swimming Pools $100.00  
  1. Above Ground Swimming Pools

 

$50.00  
2.  Plumbing:  
          a.  For Five (5) Fixtures $75.00  
          b.  Each Additional Fixture $15.00  
3.  Minor Grading Permit*Note-Major Grading Permits are under Planning Board Jurisdiction-See Planning Board Schedule of Fees $200.00  
4.  Recreational Courts $500.00  
5.  Building Permit Renewal FeeFailure to renew by expiration date will   result in a charge of $50.00 being added to permit fee. Half Original Fee (2nd Year)Minimum Fee $50.00 Full Fee Thereafter  
6.  Accessory Apartment Special Permit Renewal $125.00  
7.  Property Records Search $100.00  ( Section 165-102B)
8.    Site/Property Inspection Search $200.00(Section 165-102C)  
9.    Logging Special Use Permit $100.00 per acre
10.  Minor Grading Permit $200.00  
11.  Demolition Fee $100.00 $500.00
12.  Oil Tank Removal or Installation13.  Oil Tank Removal and Installation $75.00$100.00 $150.00$200.00
14.  Blasting $300.00 $500.00
15.  Operating Permits $50.00
16.  Outdoor Wood Boilers $100.00 $200.00
17.  Generator $50.00 $150.00
18.  Rock Hammering: First 10 daysRenewable – 10-day

Intervals (max.30

Days)

$250.00

 

$250.00 (per 10-day period)

 

$350.00

 

$350.00 (per

10-day period)

 

19.  Well Permits $75.00  
20.  Public Utilities and Domestic Services(REFER YO PUTNAM VALLEY TOWN

CODE Chapter 165)

 

 

$ 2,500.00 Special Use Permit  
 21.  Fence/Wall Permit

 

$50.00  
WETLANDS FEESWetlands Escrow

Additional Escrow Fees may be required as determined by the Wetlands Inspector.

 

Wetlands Application/Inspector Fee

 

 

 

 

 

Screening

 

 

 

Violation Fee:

 

 

 

 

 

$500.00

 

 

 

$200.00 to cover one-hour time

 

$50.00 Processing Fee

 

$100.00 + $10 for

Each acre over 5 acres

 

Double the Wetlands Application/

Inspector Fee

 

 

 
 UNREGISTERED VEHICLES

 

Towing

 

$150.00

 
          Processing Fee $50.00  
          Storage Fee $50.00 per day