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Environmental Health Services Fees: 2017 – 2018

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The County Board of Supervisors approves the fees charged by Environmental Health Services. Fees are established to cover the program costs for conducting inspections, responding to complaints, and ensuring that programs comply with the State laws that mandate monitoring and enforcement by the County. 

Environmental Health Services Fees

Administrative

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT FEE
4801 XEROX COPYING CHARGE PER PAGE                          $ 0.10
4803 BAD CHECK CHARGE $ 25.00
4804 EMPLOYEE SUBPOENA FEE/PER DAY  $ 275.00
4805 EXPEDITED FILE REVIEW $ 50.00
4899 ENV HEALTH SPECIAL SERVICES AT HOURLY RATE $ 198.00

Administration Fees

Body Art

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT FEE
4579 BODY ART SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
4580 BODY ART PRACTITIONER – REGISTRATION FEE $ 198.00
4581 BODY ART ESTABLISHMENT – ANNUAL PERMIT $ 396.00
4582 BODY ART TEMP EVENT PER BOOTH (PER 100 SQUARE FEET OF BOOTH SPACE) $ 100.00
4583 BODY ART REGISTRATION CARD/STICKER REPLACEMENT $ 67.00
4584 BODY ART TEMPORARY EVENT – PROMOTER FEE $ 396.00

Body Art Program Fees

Cross Connection

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT FEE
4711 ANNUAL DEVICE TAGS (EACH)                                     $ 17.00
4722 BACKFLOW TESTER ANNUAL FEE $ 289.00

Cross Connection Control Program Fees

CUPA (Hazardous Waste)

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT
FEE
 

HAZARDOUS WASTE

 
2225 GENERATES<27 GAL YEAR $ 193.00
2220 GENERATES & RECYCLES WASTE OIL/SOLVENTS $ 370.00
2221 GENERATES & RECYCLES WASTE OIL/SOLVENTS  (LQG) $ 370.00
2201 GEN<1 TON/YR $ 1,160.00
2202 GEN 1-5 TONS/YR $ 1,255.00
2203 GEN 6-25 TONS/YR $ 1,331.00
2204 GEN 26-50 TONS/YR. $ 2,050.00
2205 GEN 51-250 TONS/YR. $ 5,127.00
2206 GEN 251-500 TONS/YR $ 25,631.00
2207 GEN 501-1,000 TONS/YR $ 51,261.00
2210 TSD FACILITY $ 3,116.00
2299 SPECIAL HAZARDOUS WASTE SVCS $ 198.00
1921 COND EXEMPT – SQ TREATMENT $ 100.00
1922 COND EXEMPT- SPECIAL WASTES $ 100.00
1923 CONDITIONAL AUTHORIZED (CA) $ 1,140.00
1924 PERMIT BY RULE (PBR) $ 1,140.00
1925 COND EXEMPT – LIMITED (CEL) $ 100.00
1926 COND EXEMPT – COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY $ 100.00
 

RCRA

 
2231 GEN EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS WASTE – RCRA $ 1,160.00
2232 GEN 1-5 TONS HAZ WASTE/YR- RCRA $ 1,255.00
2233 GEN 6-25 TONS/YR. – RCRA $ 1,331.00
2234 GEN 26-50 TONS/YR. – RCRA $ 2,050.00
2235 GEN 51-250 TONS/YR. – RCRA $ 51,261.00
2236 GEN 251-500 TONS/YR.- RCRA $ 25,631.00
2237 GEN 501-1,000 TONS/YR. – RCRA $ 51,261.00
 

UNDERGROUND TANKS

 
2330  UNDERGROUND TANKS (FIRST TANK) $ 828.00
2331 ADDITIONAL TANK(S) $ 263.00
2390 ABANDONMENT/REMOVAL FEE (FIRST TANK) $ 2,117.00
2390 UST TANK RETROFIT OR REPAIRS $ 1,510.00
2393 REMOVAL – EACH ADDITIONAL TANK $ 453.00
2394 REMOVAL – HHO/AG TANKS $ 755.00
2392 PERMIT MODIFICATION /TEMPORARY CLOSURE $ 214.00
2397 UNDERGROUND TANK PLAN REVIEW/INSTALL $ 3,320.00
2239 UGT SERVICE PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

 

ABOVE GROUND STORAGE TANKS

 
2352 Tier I: Tank Storage cap= >1,320 & <5,000 Gallons $ 300.00
2353 Tier II: Tank Storage cap= >5,000 & <10,000 Gallons $ 300.00
2354 Tank Storage Capacity=>10,000 & <100,000 Gallons $ 334.00
2355 Tank Storage Capacity=>100,000 & <1,000,000 Gallons $ 400.00
2356 Tank Storage Capacity=>1,000,000 & <10,000,000 Gallons $ 466.00
2357 Tank Storage Capacity=>10,000,000 & <100,000,000 Gallons $ 600.00
2358 Tank Storage Capacity=>100,000,000 Gallons $ 733.00
 

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS STORAGE

 
2160 STORES MV FUELS, WASTE ONLY $ 234.00
2161 STORES <219 GAL, 1,999, LBS, 879CF $ 464.00
2162 STORES <1,199 GAL, 9,999 LBS, 4.799 CF $ 693.00
2163 STORES < 3,499 GAL, 27,999 LBS, 13999 CF $ 1,039.00
2164 STORES RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS $ 447.00
2165 STORES <6,999 GAL, 55,999LBS, 2799 CF $ 1,616.00
2166 STORES <15,999 GAL, 111,999LBS, 5599 CF $ 2,006.00
2167 STORES <31,999 GAL, 223,999 LBS, 111999 CF $ 3,059.00
2168 STORES >32,000 GAL, 224,000 LBS, 112000 CF $ 4,108.00
2199 BUSINESS PLAN SPECIAL SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
2980 RMPP REG & PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT $ 547.00
2981 RMPP REVIEW & FIRST ANNUAL INSPECTION N/A
2982 CAL ARP PROGRAM 1 $ 583.00
2983 CAL ARP PROGRAM 2 $ 777.00
2984 CAL ARP PROGRAM 3 $ 971.00
2999 CAL ARP PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
 

STORMWATER

 
3090 STORMWATER ANNUAL FEE-INSP FREQ EVERY 2 YRS $ 78.00
3091 STORMWATER ANNUAL INSPECTION FEE $ 155.00
3095 STORMWATER ANNUAL FEE-INSP FREQ EVERY 5 YRS $ 39.00
3099 STORMWATER SERVICE PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE/MISC

 
2246 ER HAZMAT 30 (EHS UNIT )/HR. $ 850.00
2247 ER HAZMAT 1 (SOUTH COUNTY)/HR. $ 1,401.00
2299 SPECIAL HAZARDOUS WASTE SERVICES $ 167.00

 

CUPA STATE SURCHARGE

 
6000 CUPA OVERSIGHT/STATE SURCHARGE $ 49.00
6210 STATE CALARP SURCHARGE $ 270.00
**6230 STATE SURCHARGE PER TANK $ 20.00
6235 APSA SURCHARGE $ 26.00
  **Subject to change  

CUPA Program Fees

Food

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT
FEE
1595 OFFICE HEARING $ 447.00
1598 FOOD PLACARD PER VIOLATION FINE $ 500.00
1599 FOOD FACILITY PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
 

PERMANENT FOOD FACILITY

 
1510 COFFEE HOUSE / BAR / MINIMAL HANDLING (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 594.00
1511 FOOD PREP – 10 SEATS AND UNDER (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 793.00
1512 FOOD PREP – 10 SEATS AND UNDER (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,387.00
1513 FOOD PREP – 11 TO 100 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 991.00
1514 FOOD PREP – 11 TO 100 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,684.00
1515 FOOD PREP – OVER 100 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 1,189.00
1516 FOOD PREP – OVER 100 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1, 981.00
1520 RETL STORE W/ INC FOOD SALES 25-300 (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 496.00
1521 MARKET/CONVENIENCE STORE <=2,000 FT2 (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 594.00
1522 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 694.00
1523 MARKET UNDER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 991.00
1524 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 1,585.00
1525 MARKET UNDER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,090.00
1526 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,981.00
1527 SUBFACILITY (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 298.00
1528 SUBFACILITY (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 793.00
1529 SUBFACILITY (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,090.00
1547 FOOD STAND (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 496.00
1550 COMMISSARY (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,387.00
1551 CATERING/KITCHEN RENTAL (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 793.00
1560 SPECIALIZED PROCESS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 594.00
1592 SEASONAL BUSINESS -
 

PLAN REVIEW

 
1594 FOOD PLAN CHECK – MIN. 3 HOURS @ HOURLY RATE
(minor equipment change)
$ 594.00 
1597 FOOD FACILITY PLAN REVIEW – MAJOR $ 1,932.00 

 

SCHOOL AND EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

 
1530 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (SATELLITE SERVING AREA) -
1532 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 396.00 
1533 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,090.00 
 

LICENSED HEALTHCARE FACILITY

 
1534 LHCF SUBFACILITY – 11 to 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 793.00 
1535 LHCF SUBFACILITY – OVER 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 793.00 
1536 LHCF FOOD PREP – 11 to 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 991.00 
1537 LHCF FOOD PREP – 11 TO 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,684.00
1538 LHCF FOOD PREP – OVER 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $ 1,981.00
 

MOBILE FOOD FACILITY

 
1540 MOBILE FOOD PRE-PACKAGED CART (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 383.00
1541 MOBILE FOOD LIMITED PREPARATION UNIT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 828.00
1542 MOBILE FOOD PRE-PACKAGED TRUCK (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 550.00
1543 MOBILE FOOD PREPARATION UNIT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 1,245.00
 

CERTIFIED FARMER’S MARKET / TEMP EVENT

 
1545 CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 976.00
1580 CFM/TEMP EVENT COORDINATOR $ 198.00
1581 TEMP EVENT VENDOR – NO PREP (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 100.00
1582 TEMP EVENT VENDOR W/ FOOD PREP (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 149.00
1583 NON-PROFIT TEMP EVENT COORDINATOR -
1584 NON-PROFIT TEMP EVENT VENDOR -
1585 CFM TEMP EVENT VENDOR-NO PREP ANNUAL (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 298.00
1586 CFM TEMP EVENT VENDOR-W/ PREP ANNUAL (RISK CATEGORY 2) $ 447.00
 

COTTAGE FOOD OPERATOR

 
1590 COTTAGE FOOD CLASS A REGISTRATION (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 198.00 
1591 COTTAGE FOOD CLASS B PERMIT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $ 386.00
 

VENDING MACHINE

 
1570 FOOD VENDING MACHINES 1-5/FACILITY-HOURLY RATE $ 198.00

Food Program Fees

Groundwater Protection 

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT FEE
2000 REMEDIATION OVERSIGHT PER HOUR $ 198.00
2010 MONITORING WELLS – INSTALLATION/DESTRUCTION $ 747.00
2011 ENVIRONMENTAL SOIL BORINGS $ 747.00
2013 GEOTECHNICAL – ANNUAL SOIL BORING PERMIT $ 934.00
2014 GEOTECHNICAL – 1X SOIL BORING PERMIT-PARCEL $ 468.00
2015 PERMIT EXTENSION (50%) * 50% of current
fee
2016

INSPECTION CANCELLATION

$ 342.00

* A 120-day extension may be granted for permits which have not been used during the original 120- day time frame, if applied for prior to the original permit expiration date. The Permit Extension fee is 50% of the fee (at the time the extension is requested) for the work

Groundwater Protection Program Fees

Housing

PROGRAM ELEMENT CODE DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT
FEE
2411 APARTMENT HOUSE $139 /
$9.75 PER
UNIT
2410 APARTMENT HOUSE – ADJACENT BUILDING $ 9.75 PER
UNIT
2412 HOTEL OR MOTEL-25 UNITS OR LESS $ 684.00
2413 HOTEL OR MOTEL – 26 UNITS OR MORE $ 1,167.00
2414 BED AND BREAKFAST $ 607.00
2416 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST $ 198.00
2433 MOBILE HOME/RV PARK – ANNUAL PERMIT $ 140.00
2434 MOBILE HOME/RV PARK LOT FEE $ 7 PER LOT
2435 MOBILE HOME LOT INSPECTION FEE $ 4 PER
MOBILE
HOME LOT
2455 EMPLOYEE HOUSING – ANNUAL PERMIT $ 200.00
2456 EMPLOYEE HOUSING – ANNUAL PERMIT PER UNIT RATE $ 27.00
2498 EMPLOYEE HOUSING – FIRST HOUR REINSPECTION RATE $ 196.00
2499 HOUSING SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
2899 NOISE CONTROL SPECIAL SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

Housing Program Fees

Land Use

PROGRAM
ELEMENT 
CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT
FEE
 

GENERAL

 
2699 LANDUSE SERVICE PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
2677 BUILDING PERMIT REVIEW $ 991.00
2656 PLANNING APPLICATION REVIEW $ 991.00
4210 RESUBMITTAL FEE $ 991.00
 

WELL

 
4666 WELL DRILLING PERMIT $ 1,634.00
4667 WELL ABANDONMENT/DESTRUCTION $ 828.00
4668 CERTIFICATION QUALITY/QUANTITY- DOMESTIC USE $ 1,656.00
4670 SUPPLY WELL PERMIT EXTENSION 50% of current
fee
4672 PERMIT TO OPERATE DOMESTIC WELL $ 1,821.00
4678 WELL EXCEPTION / VARIANCE $ 828.00
4699 OTHER (Change of Contractor, Hourly Review/Consultation) $ 198.00
  GROUND SOURCE HEAT EXCHANGE WELL BORES  
4686 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 1-3 BORES $ 1,634.00
4687 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 4-8 BORES $ 3,269.00
4688 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 9-13 BORES $ 4,903.00
4689 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 14-19 BORES $ 6,537.00
4690 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 20-29 BORES $ 8,172.00
4691 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 30-39 BORES $ 9,806.00
4692 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 40-49 BORES $ 11,440.00
 

SEPTIC

 
4208 ALTERNATE/PRESSURE DOSED SYS-ANNUAL OVERSIGHT $ 515.00
4209 CERTIFICATION FEE (PERC TESTER OR INSTALLER) $ 62.00
4211 SEPTIC TANK DESTRUCTION $ 1,046.00
4212 SEPTIC VARIANCE FEE $ 828.00
4213 ALTERNATIVE SYSTEM – INSTALLATION PERMIT $ 5,944.00
4214 SEPTIC TANK REPLACEMENT (SAME LOCATION) $ 1,046.00
4216 WET WEATHER TESTING $ 1,141.00
4217 PERMIT EXTENSION (1 YEAR) 50% of current
fee
4218 SEPTIC SYSTEM SITE INVESTIGATION $ 1,199.00
4219 SEPTIC SYSTEM REPAIR OR ALTERATION $ 1,902.00
4220 SEPTIC SYSTEM PERCOLATION TEST $ 2,181.00
4221 SEPTIC INSTALL <2500 FT2 $ 2,181.00
4223 SEPTIC INSTALL – 2501-3500 FT2 $ 3,319.00
4224 SEPTIC INSTALL – >3501 FT2 $ 4,561.00
4225 PERMIT APPEAL $ 342.00
4226 INSPECTION CANCELLATION $ 413.00
4244 SEPTIC PUMPER VEHICLE (ANNUAL, PER TRUCK) $ 760.00
4245 SEPTIC PUMPER BUSINESS REGISTRATION (ANNUAL) $ 1,682.00
4260 FILING FEE- LICENSED SEPTIC PUMPER INSPECTION $ 44.00
4299 OTHER (Change of Contractor, Hourly Review/Consultation) $ 198.00

Land Use Program Fees

Massage

PROGRAM 
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION

2017-2018
PERMIT FEE

4585 MASSAGE BUSINESS $ 544.00
4586 MASSAGE ESTABLISHMENTS PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

Massage Program Fees

Medical Waste

PROGRAM ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT FEE
4501 LQG ON-SITE TREATMENT>200 LB/MO $ 1,335.00
4506 LQG OFF-SITE TREATMENT >200 LB/MO $ 1,335.00
4507 LQG OFF-SITE & ON-SITE TREATMENT >200 LB/MO $ 1,335.00
4510 SQG OFF-SITE TREATMENT (1-199 LB/MO) $ 224.00
4511 SQG ON-SITE TREATMENT (1-199 LB/MO) $ 800.00
4514 SQG MEMBER OF COMMON STORAGE BUILDING (1-199 LB/MO) $ 198.00
4516 TIER 1 SQG REGISTRATION $ 97.00
4521 SQG HEALTH FACILITY/SNF (1-199 LB/MO) $ 1,068.00
4541 SQG COMMON STORAGE AREA FAC (1-199 LB/MO) $ 535.00
4551 LQG COMMON STORAGE AREA FAC (>200 LB/MO) $ 1,335.00

Medical Waste Program Fees

Pools

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT FEE
 

NEW CONSTRUCTION(S)

 
3623 PLAN REVIEW-ONE POOL/SPA $ 1,493.00
3624 PLAN REVIEW – EACH ADDITIONAL POOL/SPA $ 1,119.00
3633 PLAN REVIEW-ONE POOL/SPA W/ AUXILLARY AREAS
(Restrooms/Showers/Clubhouse)
$ 2,238.00
 

REMODEL FEE(S)

 
  Major: Decks/ Piping/ Shell (Plaster or Fiberglass)  
3697 POOL/SPA REMODEL $ 1,024.00
3695 EACH ADDITIONAL POOL/SPA REMODEL $ 768.00
  Minor: VGB*/Equipment/Fence/Gate/Demolition  
3698 POOL REMODEL MINOR $ 275.00
3696 POOL REMODEL MINOR ADDL $ 206.00
  *Single main drain or channel drain must be split during re-plaster.  
3698 POOL REMODEL MINOR $ 275.00
3696 POOL REMODEL MINOR ADDL $ 206.00
 

ANNUAL FEES(S)

 
3621 FIRST POOL/HOT TUB/SPA $ 548.00
3622 EACH ADDITIONAL SWIMMING POOL/SPA $ 277.00
3620 INACTIVE POOL INSPECTION FEE $ 198.00
3625 HIGH USE POOL/SPA $ 1,094.00
3626 EACH ADDITIONAL HIGH USE POOL/SPA $ 548.00
 

HOURLY RATE

 
3699 POOL SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

Pools Program Fees

Solid Waste

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018 PERMIT
FEE
4401 SOLID WASTE HAULER PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
4402 GARBAGE COMPLAINT NON-INVENTORIED PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
4445 CONSTRUCTION/DEMOLITION PROCESSING $ 5,944.00
4446 CHIPPING/GRINDING/STORAGE $ 1,585.00
4479 LANDFILL INSPECTION FEE (COLMA) $ 3,700.00
4480 POST CLOSURE DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION FEE $ 12,853.00
4481 LANDFILL GAS MONITORING INSP FEE <5000 SQ FT $ 664.00
4482 LANDFILL GAS MONITORING INSP FEE >5001 SQ FT $ 1,326.00
4489 CLOSED SITE $ 8,842.00
4497 SOLID WASTE FACILITY PERMIT $ 3,122.00
4499 SOLID WASTE SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

Solid Waste Program Fees

Tobacco

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT
FEE
1701 TOBACCO SALES PERMIT $ 153.00
1702 TOBACCO SALES PERMIT – 1ST VIOLATION $ 100.00
1703 TOBACCO SALES PERMIT – 2ND VIOLATION $ 200.00
1704 TOBACCO SALES PERMIT – 3RD VIOLATION $ 500.00
1706 TOBACCO VENDING MACHINE $ 34.00

Tobacco Program Fees

Water Programs

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION 2017-2018
PERMIT FEE 
4644 STATE SMALL WATER SYSTEM ANNUAL FEE $ 1,395.00
4674 PERMIT AMENDMENT $ 707.00
4675 PERMIT APPLICATION – NON-COMMUNITY SYSTEM $ 850.00
4676 CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP $ 425.00
4677 PLAN REVIEW/SMALL WATER SYSTEM PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
4681 CONSULTATION OVER 15 MINS @ HOURLY RATE $ 198.00
4685 ENFORCEMENT ACTION PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00
4699 SPECIAL WATER SERVICES PER HOUR RATE $ 198.00

Water Program Fees

Exemptions From Annual Fees

The following may be exempt from payment of annual fees:

Any business or activity operated by a blind person who has a certificate issued by the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation of the State of California.

Any business or activity owned and operated exclusively for charitable purposes where no person benefits through the distribution of profits or other compensation, as evidenced by volunteer staff and/or donation of all products or proceeds.

Fee exemption does not apply to fees associated with permit application fees, plan check fees or reinspection fees.

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