Permits & Fees - Not currently Activated

Improvement Location Permit Fee

Business or Industrial Building $25.00
Addition to above building $25.00

Dwelling or 1st on lot $25.00

Other buildings and uses, such as private garages or an addition to other buildings $10.00

Special Exception - $100.00

Mining - $200.00

Variance - $100.00

Subdivision Hearings(replat subdivision) - 125.00

Amendment to an ordinance - $50.00

Re-Zoning (initiated by a citizen) - $200.00

Re-Zoning to I-1 or I-2 - $200.00

Contingent Use Permit - $100.00

Permit is needed if new construction of a building or structure costs exceed $2000.00.

Beginning any electrical, plumbing or mechanical construction cost of which exceeds $750.00 or when the electrical and gas service is upgraded in capacity or permanent electrical and gas meter is installed requiring the service of utility company or before electric service can be reconnected following a fine at the premises.

Beginning any alteration, remodeling or repair of any building or structure that exceeds $5000.00.

Beginning installation of any heating, ventilating or air conditioning system in a building or structure.

Beginning installation of or modifications to any underground storage tank.

If the building involved is a Class 1 structure as found in IC 22-12-1-4, a State Design release is needed before any building permits may be issued.

Types of Construction or Remodeling fees for Building Inspections

Building Permit Inspection Fees

1 or 2 family home (must be at least 760 square feet)
up to 1500 square feet with electric service only - $160.00
up to 1500 square feet with gas and electric - $195.00
over 1500 square feet - base fee plus $.04 per additional square foot

Apartments, Hotels and Motels
up to 1500 square feet electric only - $160.00
up to 1500 square feet with gas and electric - $195.00
over 1500 square feet - base fee plus $.04 per additional square foot

Business, Commercial and Public Buildings not otherwise covered
up to 3000 square feet electric only - $235.00
up to 3000 square feet with gas and electric - $270.00
over 3000 square feet - base fee plus $.05 per additional square foot

Educational, Institutional and Churches
up to 3000 square feet electric only - $235.00
up to 3000 square feet with gas and electric - $270.00
over 3000 square feet - base fee plus $.05 per additional square foot

Industrial
up to 3000 square feet electric only - $235.00
up to 3000 square feet with gas and electric - $270.00
over 3000 square feet - base fee plus $.05 per additional square foot

Warehouse, Bulk Storage and Non-Enclosed Buildings
up to 5000 square feet electric only - $185.00
over 5000 square feet - base fee plus $.02 per additional square foot

Accessory Buildings for Non-Agricultural use: Off of the House
up to 625 square feet - $85.00
up to 625 square feet with electric service - $120.00
Over 625 square feet - base fee plus $.04 per additional square foot

Accessory Buildings for Agricultural use ONLY:
with no electric - $85.00
with electric - $120.00

Mobile Homes (minimum 700 square feet for residential use)
with electric only - $160.00
with electric and gas - $195.00

Residential Swiming Pool
Permanent and Nonportable - $60.00 plus a $10.00 Improvement Location Fee

Electrical Hook up on Liquid Storage Tanks - $60.00

Additions, Alterations, Remodelings or Repairs (all occupancies)
Up to 1500 Square Feet - $85.00
Over 1500 Square Feet - Base Fee plus $.04 per additional square foot

Relocation, Addition or Modification
Electric Service $35.00 each
Gas Service $35.00 each