Health District

Environmental Health Services Fees

BEFORE MAKING ANY PAYMENTS, please contact our office to determine the actual amount owed (328-2434, Option #8)

Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.* (no payments will be accepted after 4 p.m.).  *Permits requiring monetary transactions must be completed by 4 p.m., including plan submittals.
Closed:  8 a.m. -10 a.m. the fourth Thursday of every month.  Exception is November and December (closed 8 - 10 a.m. the third Thursday). 

For your convenience, Citizen's Access at onenv.us is available to make a payment or apply for a permit online 24/7.  Download instructions for applying for permits online.  
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On December 17, 2015, the District Board of Health approved fee increases.  The motion was to implement 50% of the fee increase on July 1, 2016, and the remaining 50% of the fee increase beginning on July 1, 2017; and an annual adjustment based on the Western Consumer Price Index (CPI) beginning on July 1, 2017 (plus 4% Regional Tech Fee approved by the Board on November 19, 2015).

Fees Effective July 1, 2019, listed below:

Development Review -

Description
Fee 7/1/2018
Fee 7/1/2019
Change of Land Use / Master Plan Amendment $423 $438
Minor/Major Special Use Permit Review/Development Agreement, Site Plan Review/Zoning Amendment $572 $592
Site Plan Review (commercial) $572 $592
Parcel Map Review - Sewer Available $772 $798
Parcel Map Review - Sewer Not Available $1,802 $1,864
Special Use Permit Conditions Inspection calculated/permit calculated/permit
Tentative Subdivision Review - Sewer Available $872 $901
Tentative Subdivision Review - Sewer Not Available $2,368 $2,448
Final Map Review $572 $592
Amended or Lapsed Subdivision - Sewer Available $872 $901
Amended or Lapsed Subdivision - Sewer Not Available $2,368 $2,448
Subdivision Variance $2,368 $2,448
Community Development Application Review Fee - Reno/Sparks Plans:  Abandonment, Administrative Review, Amendment, Annexation, Boundary Line Adjustment, Handbooks, Reversion to Acreage, Variance $174 $180
Water System Plan Review (New Facility Community) $972 $1,006
Water System Plan Review (New Facility Non-Community) $602 $623
Water System (Modification Community ) plus $2 per lot $648 $670
Water System (Modification Non-Community) plus $2 per lot $417 $432

Construction Plan Review -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Construction - Quick Start $92 $95
Food Establishment Construction - Plan Review:
      Base Fee* $353 $365
   < 1,000 square feet $393 $407
   1,000 - 2,999 square feet $541 $560
   3,000 or greater square feet $787 $814
Food Establishment Construction Remodel Plan Review - Base Fee* $353 $365
Food Establishment Construction Remodel Plan Review - Review Fee $343 $355
Facility Construction Revised Plan Review - Land Development Group $328 $339
Facility Construction Revised Plan Review - Facility $293 $304
Hotel/Motel Plan Review - Engineering $406 $419
Hotel/Motel Plan Review - Base Fee* - Environmental $183 $189
Hotel/Motel Plan Review - Per Room Charge - Environmental $15 $15

Mobile Home/Recreational Vehicle Park Plan Review
      Effective 7/1/2018 - Development Review and Vector Fee $904 + $371

$1,275
RV Dump Station Permit to Construct $406 $419
General Environmental Health Service Construction Plan Review - Land Development $274

$283

Septic Disposal - On Site Plan Review Only $499 $516
Septic Disposal - On Site Construction Permit (per/bldg) New/Repair $1629 $1,684
Septic Disposal - On Site Abandonment Permit/Connect to Sewer $499 $516
Septic Disposal - On Site System Advisory Inspection (Test Trench) $426 $441
Septic Disposal - On Site Re-inspection (Sewage) $270 $280
Septic Disposal - On Site Re-inspection (Wells) $270 $280
Septic Disposal - On Site Re-inspection (VA/FHA) $183 $189
Water Treatment Plant Construction Permit and Inspections > 1,000 Connections $4,128 $4,268
Water Treatment Plant Construction Permit and Inspections < 1,000 Connections $1,139 $1,177
Swimming Pool or Spa Construction Plan Review $1,270 $1,314
Swimming Pool or Spa Remodel Plan Review $489 $505
Swimming Pool or Spa Construction Re-inspection $306 $316
Vector Construction Plan Review without Catch Basin $517 $535
Vector Construction Plan Review with Catch Basin $662 $685
Vector Limited Advisory Review $115 $120
Water System Const. Plan Review - New Facility Community $972 $1,006
Water System Const. Plan Review - New Facility Non-Community $602 $623
Water System Expansion or Modification - Community $648 plus per connection fee** $670 plus per connection fee**
Water System Expansion or Modification - Non-Community $417 plus per connection fee** $432 plus per connection fee**
     **Per Connection Review Fee $2 additional per connection $2 additional per connection

* Projects 5,000 or less square feet; 1 base fee to be assessed.  Projects > 5,000 square feet; base fee to be assessed for each permitted facility included in the plan.

Vector Plan Review -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Construction Plan Review without Catch Basin $517 $535
Construction Plan Review with Catch Basin $662 $685
Limited Advisory Review $115 $120
Special Use Permit Fee/Site Plan Review Major Special Use Permit $226 $233
Subdivision Review (tentative map, amended or lapsed) $371 $384
Review Zoning Map, Master Plan & Major Project & Change of Land Use $152 $157
Mobile Home & Recreational Vehicle Park Plan (+ $904 fee = $1,275) $371 $384
Community Development Application $298 $309

Wells -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Well Construction/Replacement $1,552 $1,605
Well Abandonment Permit $786 $813
Well Domestic Well Deepening Permit $872 $901
Well Construction Re-Inspection $270 $280

Food Establishment Permits -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Food Establishment - Application Fee $307 $317
Bakery $353 $365
Bar $353 $365
Delicatessen $401 $415
Food Manufacturing $401 $415
Grocery Store $353 $365
Meat Market $353 $365
Mobile Unit / Servicing Area $500 $517
Outdoor Food Establishment $303 $313
Portable Unit for Service of Food/Servicing Area $500 $517
Restaurant $450 $466
Satellite Food Distribution Site $204 $211
School Kitchen Permit $401 $415
Snack Bar $353 $365
Support Kitchen $401 $415
Vending $353 $365
Warehouse $353 $365
Change of Service Area - Mobile Units $307 $317
Exemption from Inspection - Initial Review (Prepackage, Cottage & Farm-to-Fork) $97 $100
Exemption from Inspection - Annual (Prepackage, Cottage & Farm-to-Fork) $13 $13
HACCP Plan - Initial Review $548 $567
Operational Plan - Initial Review $297 $308

Temporary Foods/Special Events (no out-of-state personal checks accepted for fees) -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
1-3 Day Event $164 per booth $170 per booth
4-7 Day Event $264 per booth $274 per booth
8-14 Day Event $461 per booth $476 per booth
1-7 Day Event Low Risk $165 per booth $171 per booth
8-14 Day Event Low Risk $264 per booth $274 per booth
Cumulative Maximum Fee 3x Permit Fee 3x Permit Fee
Late Fee - Same as Permit Fee; not to exceed $100 $100
Annual Farmer's Market Produce Sample $264 $274
Annual Sampling Permit $264 $274
Promoters Fee: Special Event Permit $1,211 $1,252
Promoters Fee: Recurrent Special Event Permit $1,723 $1,782
Re-inspection Permit Fee Permit Fee Permit Fee

Permitted Facilities -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Re-inspection of Permitted Facilities $180 Permit Fee
Mobile Home or RV Park - 1 or more spaces $276 $285
RV Dump Station Annual Permit $183 $189
Swimming Pools/Spas - Seasonal or Annual $505 $523
Child Care Inspection $219 $227

Variances -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Swimming Pools Variance (Construction) $1,408 $1,456
Well Construction Variance (Construction) $1,579 $1,633
Mobile Home/Recreational Vehicle Park Variance (Construction) $1,309 $1,354
On-Site Subdivision Variance $2,277 $2,354
Sewage Disposal - On-Site Variance $2,277 $2,354
Food Service Variance (Permitted Facility) $903 $934
General Variance $653 $675

Underground Storage Tanks (UST) -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Underground Storage Tanks (UST) New Construction $4,122 $4,262
Underground Storage Tanks (UST) Remodel/Upgrade/Repair  $4,122 $4,262
Underground Storage Tanks (UST) Decommissioning $3,429 $3,545

Waste Management -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Solid Waste System Plan Review $672 $695
Non-Standard Industrial Waste Permit $272 $282
Garbage Exemption (A, B, C, D, E) $254 $262
Biohazardous Waste Transfer Station $387 $400
Biohazardous Waste Treatment Facility $348 $360
Biohazardous Waste Transporter $296 $307
Biohazardous Waste Generator $361 $373
Biosolids $272 $282
Waste Tire Management Facility $424 $439
Materials Recovery/Recycling Facility Permit (prev. Waste Reduction/Recycling Facility) $280 $289
Composting Facility $425 $440
Landfill Operations $2,255 $2,332
Municipal Solid Waste/Green Waste Transfer Station $512 $529
Waste Hauler Operations - Domestic $237 $245
Waste Hauler Operations - Import $332 $343
Waste Tire Hauler - Domestic $227 $234

Miscellaneous -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
New Facility/Change of Ownership - Application Fee (non-food) $263 $272
New Facility/Change of Ownership Inspection PACC RV Park (per hr) $177
Re-Inspection $180 $183
Late Payment 25% of Original Fee
Limited Advisory Inspection Fee

$180 per hour - 2 hr min.

$183 per hour - 2 hr min. 

Limited Advisory Inspection Fee - Non-Standard Hours

$241 per hour - 2 hr min.

 $250 per hour - 2 hr min.

Public Accommodations Inspection Fee:
   Up to 50 rooms $295 $306
   50 to 100 rooms $327 $338
   101 - 200 rooms $483 $499
   201 - 300 rooms $358 $370
   301 - 500 rooms $358 $370
   501 - 1,000 rooms $517 $535
   More than 1,000 rooms $601 $622
Invasive Body Decoration Establishments $290 $300
Invasive Body Decoration Temporary Permit (w/o wheels) $274 $283
Invasive Body Decoration Mobile Permit (w/wheels) $175 $181
Invasive Body Decoration - Promoter Fee $575 $595
Hazardous Waste/Materials Spill Response $333 $344
Hazardous Waste/Materials Site Assessment/Remediation $170 per hour $176 per hour
Water Sample/Septic Sys Eval/Mortgage Loan-Certification Only $74 $76
Water Septic System Evaluation Only $446 $462
Water Sample/Septic Sys Eval/Sample Evaluation-Lab Fee Only (fee set by State) $123 $127
Liquid/Oil/Waste Hauler Vehicle $138 $144
School Institutions $396 $410
Validated Facility Complaint $180 per hour $183 per hour
Validated Foodborne Illness Investigation $180 per hour $183 per hour

Vector -

Description
Fee
7/1/2018
Fee
7/1/2019
Construction Plan Review without Catch Basin $517 $535
Construction Plan Review with Catch Basin $662 $685
Limited Advisory Review $115 $120
Special Use Permit Fee/Site Plan Review Major Special Use Permit $226 $233
Subdivision Review (tentative map, amended or lapsed) $371 $384
Review Zoning Map, Master Plan & Major Project & Change of Land Use $152 $157

Mobile Home & Recreational Vehicle Park Plan (+ $904 fee = $1,275)
7/1/2019 (+ $935 fee = $1,319)

$371 $384
Community Development Application $298 $309

Last modified on 03/01/2019

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