Inspectional Services, Fees


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Building Permit Fees

Peter Niall, 386-2424 x10 (leave message), Office Hours, Wednesdays at 5:15-6:45 PM

$25.00 for the first $1000 of construction cost and $10.00 for every $1000 of construction cost thereafter.

Electrical Permit Fees

Paul Lessard, 978-386-7039, Office Hours, Wednesdays 6:00-7:00 PM

TEMPORARY SERVICE    $30.00

NEW HOME COMPLETE  $140.00

100 AMP SERVICE CHANGE, RESIDENTIAL  $50.00

200 AMP SERVICE CHANGE, COMMERCIAL  $60.00

THREE PHASE COMMERCIAL/ INDUSTRIAL SERVICE  $125.00
INSTALLATION PLUS $60.00 FOR EACH SUB PANEL

INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE PERMIT  $125.00
(YEARLY FEE LIMIT 5 INSPECTIONS)

SEPTIC SYSTEM $60.00

OIL/GAS BURNERS  $50.00

WATER HEATERS  $50.00

SIGNS   $40.00

GAS PUMPS (PER PUMP)     $75.00

SMOKE DETECTOR SYSTEMS (PER DETECTOR)      $10.00

ALARMS AND SECURITY SYSTEMS   $50.00

SWIMMING POOLS- ABOVE AND BELOW GROUND    $60.00

MINIMUM FEE FOR REMODELING $60.00

INSPECTION OF METER FOR UNITIL TO TURN ON POWER   $40.00

GENERATOR- UP TO 15KW      $50.00
ANYTHING LARGER CALL INSPECTOR PRIOR TO STARTING WORK.

SOLAR INSTALLATIONS

RESIDENTIAL, AGRICULTURAL ALL SIZE INSTALLATIONS    $100.00


COMMERCIAL ALL SIZES- FEE IS BASED ON .015 CENTS PER DC
WATTS OF THE SYSTEM.

EXAMPLE- 20 kw system is 20,000 x .015 = $300.00 permit fee.

*$40.00 CHARGE FOR ALL WORK THAT MUST BE REINSPECTED OR FOR INSPECTIONS WHERE INSPECTOR CANNOT GET INTO PREMISES.

Revised 12/6/2017

PLUMBING AND GAS PERMIT FEES

Call (978) 597-8125 between 7 and 8 am to arrange for inspections


Gas Permit Fees


Residential base fee $40.00 Plus $8 for each fixture: MINIMUM $48 *(1)

Replacement gas appliance $30.00 *(2)

Replacement gas water heater $30.00 plus Plumbing Fee $15.00: total $45 *(2)

Conversion to LP or natural gas $40 plus $10 per fixture *(1)

Underground LP and natural gas inspection (includes 1 inspection) $50 additional inspection $45

Commercial base fee $50.00 plus $10 for each fixture: MINIMUM $60 *(1)

Replacement gas appliance (includes 1 inspection) $50.00 additional inspection $45

Conversion to LP or natural gas $50 plus $10 per fixture *(1)

Underground LP and natural gas inspection $75 *(3)


Plumbing Permit Fees

Residential base fee $50 Plus $8 for each fixture: MINIMUM $58 *(1)

Replacement Gas Water Heater $15 plus Gas Fee $30: total $45 *(2)

New or Replacement Electric Water Heater $30 *(2)

Replacement Dishwasher $35 *(2)

Commercial base Fee $50 plus $10 for each fixture: MINIMUM $60 *(1)

New or Replacement Electric Water Heater $40 *(2)

Solar Systems for Water Heater $75 *(2)


REINSPECTION FEE FOR INCOMPLETE WORK OR CODE VIOLATIONS $50


All work shall comply with 248CMR, Plumbing Code and MGL Gas Code

*(1) Based on two inspections. Additional inspections are an additional $45

*(2) Based on one inspection. Additional inspections are an additional $25

*(3) Based on one inspection. Additional inspections are an additional $50


Permit fee will be doubled when work is started before a valid permit is issued and obtained

APPLICANTS ARE REQUIRED TO SHOW LICENSE AND INSURANCE

The Licensed Professional is responsible to arrange for all inspections


REVISED: 11/28/2017