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

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This page was last updated 11/1/2022.
On October 18, 2022, the County Board of Supervisors approved fee changes that will take effect July 1, 2023.

Environmental Health Services Fees PDF

For questions not included in the FAQs below, please contact ehsfees@smcgov.org.

To see how EHS serves the community, watch the video: 
Environmental Health Services Fees

Frequently Asked Questions

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  1. When will the fee changes go into effect?
    On October 18, 2022, the County Board of Supervisors approved fee changes that will take effect July 1, 2023 (FY 23-24). 
     
  2. Why did EHS propose fee changes?
    a. EHS is mandated to oversee various business practices governed by local and State statutes.
    b. EHS is self-funded through the fees we charge.
    c. EHS is not funded through tax money.
    d. Costs for EHS to perform services rise every year. EHS must change fees for cost recovery.
    e. Costs to provide public health and environmental safety services were reevaluated due to new legislative mandates that are continuously added.
     
  3. How will fees change?
    a. Some facilities will see an increase and others will see a decrease.
    b. Some fees will be moved to different fee categories or removed.
    c. To see fiscal year (FY) 23-24) changes compared to FY 22-23, view the Environmental Health Services Fees PDF
     
  4.  Where can I find fee changes that apply to me?
    a. Locate the “PE” fee category on your last invoice and reference the Environmental Health Services Fees PDF
    b. If you cannot find it, email ehsfees@smcgov.org.
     
  5. How did you determine how much you charge for each fee category?
    a. The fee reflects the average amount of time and resources needed to perform the service or oversight. 
     
  6. Are fines and penalty charges increasing also?
    a. No.
     
  7. How were businesses notified of the fee changes prior to approval?
    a. EHS updated this website, smchealth.org/ehfees.
    b. EHS notified various business associations.
    c. EHS sent multilingual emails and mailers to regulated businesses.
     
  8. Can I request a fee change delay?
    a. EHS cannot provide extensions to businesses to pay fees, but accepts multiple forms of payment, including credit cards. There are business resources that may be available to assist with business costs (see FAQ #10 below).
     
  9. Are there fee exemptions?
    a. The County’s policy on exemptions from annual fees is limited to: 
    • Businesses operated by blind persons.
    • Qualifying charitable organizations that distribute no compensation.
    • Farm labor and employee housing under specific conditions.
    • AB 498 provides for a veterans exemption statewide for any honorably discharged veteran who is a sole proprietor for any business selling or providing services (with some limitations).
  10.  Are there any business relief programs available?
    a. EHS does not offer payment plans.
    b. The Board approved a fee increase offset credit on October 18, 2022. Small businesses that quality for a credit will see a credit applied to their annual invoice in FY 23-24. Verification of eligibility is required. Businesses will be notified in Spring 2023 with more details. 
    c. Small Business Assistance:

    San Mateo County Strong Fund
    U.S. Small Business Administration
    SAMCEDA | samceda.org
    Local chambers of commerce - the city your business is located in (search for their website)
    The State of California’s COVID-19 relief and assistance for small businesses  
    California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Fee Waiver Program 
     
  11. I have more questions not in the FAQ. How can I get help?
    a. If you can’t find your answer on this webpage, please email or call.
    b. Email: ehsfees@smcgov.org.
    c. Call EHS at (650) 372-6200. Language/interpreter assistance is available upon request.

Payment | Exemptions | Terms  

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.
  • Farm and employee housing under specific conditions. 
  • AB 498 provides for a veterans exemption statewide for any honorably discharged veteran who is a sole proprietor for any business selling or providing services (with some limitations).
  • Fee exemption does not apply to fees associated with permit application fees, plan check fees, or reinspection fees.

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Administrative Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION

FY 22-23 

FY 23-24 
4801 XEROX COPYING CHARGE PER PAGE                          $0.10 $0.10 
4803 BAD CHECK CHARGE $25.00 $25.00
4804 EMPLOYEE SUBPOENA FEE/PER DAY  $275.00 $275.00 
4805 RESEARCH FEE  $50.00 $62.00
4899 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SPECIAL SERVICES AT HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Body Art Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION  FY 22-23 FY 23-24
  NEW BODY ART ESTABLISHMENT APPLICATION FEE _ $1,083.00
4579 BODY ART SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
4580 BODY ART PRACTITIONER – REGISTRATION FEE $198.00 $187.00
4581 BODY ART ESTABLISHMENT – ANNUAL PERMIT $396.00 $623.00
4582 BODY ART TEMP EVENT PER BOOTH  $100.00 $124.00
4583 BODY ART EVENT CARD $67.00 $124.00
4584 BODY ART TEMPORARY EVENT SPONSOR REGISTRATION $396.00 $707.00

Cross Connection Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION

FY 22-23

FY 23-24
4711 ANNUAL BACKFLOW DEVICE TAGS (EACH)                                     $17.00 $17.00
4722 BACKFLOW TESTER ANNUAL FEE $289.00 $289.00
4799 CROSS CONNECTION SPECIAL SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
  SMALL WATER SYSTEMS – <50 BPAS $1,767.00 (avg) $1,992.00
  SMALL WATER SYSTEMS- 50 TO 200 BPAS $2,900.00 (avg) $4,482.00
  SPECIALIZED NON-RESIDENTIAL WATER SYSTEMS – >200 BPAS $13,700.00 avg) $17,928.00
  < 3,000 WATER SERVICE CONNECTIONS $9,200.00 (avg) $13,346.00
  3,000 – 4,000 WATER SERVICE CONNECTIONS $15,150.00 (avg) $20,916.00
  4,001 – 10,000 WATER SERVICE CONNECTIONS $31,083.00(avg) $40,089.00
  > 10,000 WATER SERVICE CONNECTIONS $63,167.00 (avg) $58,515.00

CUPA (Hazardous Waste) Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION  FY 22-23 FY 23-24
 

HAZARDOUS WASTE

   
2225 GENERATES UP TO 27 GALLONS OR 100 KG PER YEAR $193.00 $299.00
2220 GENERATES & RECYCLES WASTE OIL/SOLVENTS $370.00  
2221 GENERATES & RECYCLES WASTE OIL/SOLVENTS – LQG $370.00  
2201 GENERATES 27-324 GALLONS OR 100-1,200 KG PER YEAR $1,160.00 $498.00
2202 GENERATES 325-1,583 GALLONS OR 1,201-6,000 KG PER YEAR $1,255.00 $573.00
2203 GENERATES 1,584 -3,240 GALLONS OR 6,001-12,000 KG PER YEAR $1,331.00 $623.00
2204 GENERATES 6,333 -11,873 GALLONS OR 24,001-45,000 KG PER YEAR $2,050.00 $1,867.00
2205 GENERATES 11,874-59,894 GALLONS OR 45,001 -227, 000 KG PER YEAR $5,127.00 $1,991.00
2206 GENERATES 59,895 -119,525 GALLONS OR 227,001-453,000 KG PER YEAR $25,631.00 $2,116.00
2207 GENERATES >119, 525 GALLONS OR >453,000 KG PER YEAR $51,261.00 $3,858.00
  ADDITIONAL BUILDING CHARGE, FOR FACILITIES WITH MULTIPLE BUILDINGS UNDER A SINGLE EPA ID NUMBER _ $249.00
2210 TSD FACILITY $3,116.00  
2299 SPECIAL HAZARDOUS WASTE SERVICES $198.00 $249.00
1921 CONDITIONALLY EXEMPT – SQ TREATMENT $100.00 $249.00
1922 CONDITIONALLY EXEMPT – SPECIAL WASTES $ 100.00 $249.00
1923 CONDITIONALLY AUTHORIZED (CA) $1,140.00 $871.00
1924 PERMIT BY RULE (PBR) $1,140.00 $1,245.00
1925 CONDITIONALLY EXEMPT – LIMITED (CEL) $100.00 $249.00
1926 CONDITIONALLY EXEMPT – COMMERCIAL LAUNDRY $100.00 $249.00
 

RCRA

   
2231 GEN EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS WASTE – RCRA $1,160.00  
2232 GENERATES 324-1,583 GALLONS OR 1,200-6,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR or > 1 KG $1,255.00 $572.00
2233 GENERATES 1,584 -3,240 GALLONS OR 6,001-12,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR $1,331.00 $622.00
  GENERATES 3,241 – 6,332 GALLONS OR 12,001 -24,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR $1,331.00 – $2,050.00 $1,493.00
2234 GENERATES 6,333 -11,873 GALLONS OR 24,001-45,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR $2,050.00 $1,867.00
2235 GENERATES 11,874-59,894 GALLONS OR 45,0001 -227, 000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEA $5,127.00 $1,,991.00
2236 GENERATES 59,895 -119,525 GALLONS OR 227,001-453,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR $25,631.00 $2,116.00
2237 GENERATES >119, 525 GALLONS OR >453,000 KG RCRA WASTE PER YEAR $51,261.00 $3,858.00

 

ABOVE GROUND STORAGE TANKS

   
2351 TANK IN UNDERGROUND AREA WITH <1,320 GALLONS $300.00 $373.00
2352

TIER I: TANK STORAGE CAPACPITY 1,320 – 5,000 GALLONS

$300.00 $438.00
2353

TIER II: TANK STORAGE CAPACPITY 5,001 – 10,000 GALLONS

$300.00 $498.00
2354

TANK STORAGE CAPACITY 10,001 – 100,000 GALLONS

$334.00 $595.00
2355

TANK STORAGE CAPACITY 100,001 – 1,000,000 GALLONS

$400.00 $784.00
2356

TANK STORAGE CAPACITY 1,000,001 – 10,000,000 GALLONS

$466.00 $784.00
2357

TANK STORAGE CAPACITY 10,000,001 – 100,000,000 GALLONS

$600.00 $784.00
2358

TANK STORAGE CAPACITY = >100,000,000 GALLONS

$733.00 $871.00
 

UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANKS

   
2330 UNDERGROUND TANKS (FIRST TANK) $828.00 $996.00
2331 ADDITIONAL TANK(S) $263.00 $373.00
  TANK IN UNDERGROUND AREA AT FACILITIES WITH <1,320 GALLONS  $300.00 $373.00
2390 ABANDONMENT/REMOVAL FEE (FIRST TANK) $2,117.00 $1,618.00
2391 UST TANK RETROFIT OR REPAIRS $1,510.00 $1,245.00
2393 REMOVAL – EACH ADDITIONAL TANK $453.00 $498.00
2394 AGRICULTURE OR HOME HEATING OIL TANK REMOVAL $755.00 $1,369.00
2392 PERMIT MODIFICATION/TEMPORARY CLOSURE $214.00 $946.00
2397 UNDERGROUND TANK PLAN REVIEW/INSTALL $3,320.00 $2,987.00
2398 MISC. REPAIRS $793.00 $747.00
2399 UST SERVICE HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
 

HAZARDOUS MATERIALS STORAGE

   
2160 LOW HAZARD AND MULTI-PROGRAM SITES (MV FUELS, WASTE ONLY, CO2, PROPANE, BACK UP GENERATORS, HIGHER THRESHOLD SUBSTANCES, REFRIGERANTS, CELL SITES) $234.00 $398.00
2161 STORES 55-219 GALLONS, 500-2,000 LBS OR 200-900 CF $464.00 $548.00
  3 OR FEWER REPORTABLE CHEMICALS (>219 gallons, >2,000 lbs or >900 CF) $693.00 – $4,108.00 $548.00
2162 STORES 220-1,200 GALLONS, 2,001-10,000 LBS OR 901-5,000 CF $693.00 $597.00
2163 STORES 1,201-3,500 GALLONS, 10,001-28, 000 LBS OR 5,001-14,000 CF $1,039.00 $647.00-
2164 STORES RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS $447.00 _
2165 STORES 3,501- 7,000 GALLONS, 28,001-56,000 LBS, OR 14,001-28,000 CF $1,616.00 $697.00
2166 STORES 7,001-16,000 GALLONS, 56,001-112,000 LBS OR 28,001-56,000 CF $2,006.00 $772.00
2167 STORES 16,001-32,000 GALLONS, 112,001-224,000 LBS OR 56,001- 112,000 CF $3,059.00 $821.00
2168 STORES >32,000 GALLONS, >224,000 LBS OR >112,000 CF $4,108.00 $971.00
2199 BUSINESS PLAN SPECIAL SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
2980 RMPP REG & PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT $547.00 _
2982 CAL ARP PROGRAM 1 $583.00 $784.00
2983 CAL ARP PROGRAM 2 $777.00 $1,394.00
2984 CAL ARP PROGRAM 3 $971.00 $1,481.00
2999 CAL ARP HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
 

STORMWATER

   
3090 STORMWATER ANNUAL FEE-INSP FREQ EVERY 2 YRS $78.00 $166.00
3091 STORMWATER ANNUAL INSPECTION FEE $155.00 $199.00
3095 STORMWATER ANNUAL FEE-INSP FREQ EVERY 5 YRS $39.00 $59.00
3098 STORMWATER BIANNUAL ASBS INSPECTION  _ $249.00
3099 STORMWATER SERVICE HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE/MISC

   
2246 JPA ER HAZMAT 30 (EHS UNIT)/HR $850.00 $850.00
2247 JPA ER HAZMAT 14 (SAN MATEO CONSOLIDATED FD)/HR $1,401.00 $1,401.00
2299 SPECIAL HAZARDOUS WASTE SERVICES $198.00 $249.00

 

CUPA STATE SURCHARGE

   
6000 CUPA OVERSIGHT/STATE SURCHARGE $84.00 $84.00
6210 STATE CALARP SURCHARGE $270.00 $270.00
6230** STATE SURCHARGE PER TANK $20.00 $20.00
6235** APSA SURCHARGE $26.00 $26.00
  **State service charges, determined annually by the Secretary for Environmental Protection and subject
to amendment, are levied on all businesses in the CUPA program. The County collects these service charges and transmits them to the State.
   

Food Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION

 FY 22-23

FY 23-24
  HOST FACILITY FEE _ $498.00
  CHARITABLE FEEDING SITE – ONE TIME REGISTRATION (RISK CATEGORY 1) _ $0..00
  CHARITABLE FEEDING SITE – PERMIT (RISK CATEGORY 2) _ $0.00
  POP UP KITCHEN RENTALS <90 DAYS $793.00 $348.00
  SATELLITE SERVING/STORAGE AREA $174.00
1595 OFFICE HEARING $447.00 $498.00
1598 FOOD PLACARD PER VIOLATION FINE $500.00 _
1599 FOOD FACILITY HOURLY RATE $ 198.00 $249.00
  FOOD FACILITY PERMIT APPLICATION REVIEW FEE _ $87.00 
  FOOD FACILITY PLAN REVIEW-MINOR $990.00 (avg) $1,460.00
  FOOD FACILITY PLAN REVIEW – MAJOR (<2000SF) $1,932.00 $1,924.00
  EACH ADDITIONAL SUBFACILITY PLAN REVIEW _ $763.00
  FOOD FACILITY PLAN REVIEW (HOURLY) $198.00 $249.00
 

PERMANENT FOOD FACILITY

   
1510 COFFEE HOUSE / BAR / MINIMAL HANDLING (RISK CATEGORY 1) $594.00 $622.00
1511 FOOD PREP 0-50 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00 $1,108.00
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 0-50 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,684.00 $1,969.00
1515 FOOD PREP 51+ SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $1,189.00 $1,551.00
1516 FOOD PREP 51+ SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1, 981.00 $2,116.00
1520 RETL STORE W/ INC FOOD SALES 25-300 SQFT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $496.00 $458.00
1521 MARKET/CONVENIENCE STORE <=2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $594.00 $472.00
1522 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $694.00 $530.00
1523 MARKET UNDER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $991.00 $1,060.00
1524 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $1,585.00 $1,220.00
1525 MARKET UNDER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,090.00 $1,419.00
1526 MARKET OVER 2,000 SQ FT (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,981.00 $1,493.00
1527 SUBFACILITY (RISK CATEGORY 1) $298.00 $187.00
1528 SUBFACILITY 0-50 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00 $373.00
  SUBFACILITY 51+ SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00 $622.00
1529 SUBFACILITY 0-50 SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,090.00 $498.00
  SUBFACILITY 51+ SEATS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,090.00 $622.00
1547 FOOD STAND  $496.00 $373.00
1550 COMMISSARY (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,387.00 $1,939.00
1551 CATERER OR RENTAL KITCHEN OPERATOR AT PERMITTED FACILITY (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00 $1,167.00
1560 SPECIALIZED PROCESS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $594.00 _
 

PLAN REVIEW

   
1594 PLAN REVIEW EQUIPMENT CHANGE UP TO 5 $594.00  $841.00
1597 FOOD FACILITY PLAN REVIEW- MAJOR (>2000SF) $1,932.00  $2,882.00

 

SCHOOL AND EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

   
1530 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (SATELLITE SERVING AREA) $129.00 $227.00
1532 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (RISK CATEGORY 2) $396.00  $747.00
1533 SCHOOL FOOD SERVICE (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,090.00  $1,120.00
 

LICENSED HEALTHCARE FACILITY

   
1534 LHCF FACILITY 1-50 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00  $971.00
1535 LHCF FACILITY 51+ BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $793.00  $1,133.00
1536 LHCF FOOD PREP – 11 TO 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $991.00  _
1537 LHCF FACILITY 1-50 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,684.00 $1,458.00
1538 LHCF FOOD PREP – OVER 100 BEDS (RISK CATEGORY 3) $1,981.00 $1,720.00
 

MOBILE FOOD FACILITY

   
1540 MOBILE FOOD PRE-PACKAGED CART (RISK CATEGORY 1) $383.00 $335.00
1541 MOBILE FOOD LIMITED PREPARATION UNIT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $828.00 $892.00
1542 MOBILE FOOD PRE-PACKAGED TRUCK (RISK CATEGORY 1) $550.00 $370.00
1543 MOBILE FOOD PREPARATION UNIT (RISK CATEGORY 2) $1,245.00 $1,369.00
 

CERTIFIED FARMER’S MARKET / TEMP EVENT

   
1545 CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET (RISK CATEGORY 2) $976.00 $1,045.00
  CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET MGR 20+ VENDORS (RISK CATEGORY 2) $976.00 $1,394.00
1580 TEMP EVENT COORDINATOR 1- 19 BOOTHS $198.00 $249.00
  TEMP EVENT COORDINATOR 20+ BOOTHS $198.00 $373.00
1581 TEMP EVENT VENDOR – NO PREP (RISK CATEGORY 1) $100.00 $124.00 
1582 TEMP EVENT VENDOR WITH FOOD PREP (RISK CATEGORY 2) $149.00 $162.00
  TEMP EVENT VENDOR-W/FOOD PREP (RISK CATEGORY 2) BOOTH SIZES 20′x10′ OR MORE $149.00 $199.00
1585 TFF VENDOR AT CFM-NO PREP ANNUAL (RISK CATEGORY 1) $298.00 $364.00
1586 CFM TEMP EVENT VENDOR – WITH PREP ANNUAL (RISK CATEGORY 2) $447.00 $394.00
 

COTTAGE FOOD OPERATOR

   
1590 COTTAGE FOOD CLASS A ANNUAL REGISTRATION (RISK CATEGORY 1) $198.00  $196.00
1591 COTTAGE FOOD OPERATOR CLASS B PERMIT (RISK CATEGORY 1) $396.00 $498.00
 

VENDING MACHINE

   
1570 PHF VENDING MACHINE (UP TO 5) $198.00 $124.00

Groundwater Protection Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION

 FY 22-23

FY 23-24
2000 REMEDIATION OVERSIGHT HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
2010 MONITORING WELLS – INSTALLATION/DESTRUCTION PER PARCEL $747.00 $1,494.00
2011 ENVIRONMENTAL SOIL BORINGS PER PARCEL $747.00 $1,245.00
2013 GEOTECHNICAL – ANNUAL SOIL BORING PERMIT $934.00 $3,735.00
2014 GEOTECHNICAL – 1X SOIL BORING PERMIT PER PARCEL $468.00 $747.00
2015 PERMIT EXTENSION PROCESSING FEE  50% of current
fee
$249.00
2016

INSPECTION CANCELATION

$342.00 $373.00

Housing Fees

PROGRAM ELEMENT CODE DESCRIPTION  FY 22-23 FY 23-24
2411 APARTMENT HOUSE – 4-25 UNITS $256.00 $331.00
2411 APARTMENT HOUSE – 26-99 UNITS $684.00 $448.00
2411 APARTMENT HOUSE – 100-199 UNITS $1,595.00 $545.00
2411 APARTMENT HOUSE – 200 UNITS OR MORE $2,087.00 $647.00
2410 APARTMENT HOUSE – ADJACENT BUILDING $9.74 PER
UNIT
_
2412 HOTEL OR MOTEL – 25 UNITS OR LESS $684.00 $748.00
2413 HOTEL OR MOTEL – 26-49 UNITS $1,167.00 $775.00
  HOTEL OR MOTEL – 50-99 UNITS $1,167.00 $826.00
  HOTEL OR MOTEL – 100-199 UNITS $1,167.00 $876.00
  HOTEL OR MOTEL – 200 UNITS OR MORE $1,167.00 $900.00
2414 BED AND BREAKFAST $607.00 $775.00
2416 CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST $198.00 $266.00
2433 MOBILE HOME/RV PARK – ANNUAL PERMIT* $140.00 $140.00
2434 MOBILE HOME LOT STATE CHARGE* $7.00  $10.00
2435 MOBILE HOME LOT INSPECTION FEE* $4.00 $4.00
2444 ORGANIZED CAMP $840.00 $1,120.00 
2455 EMPLOYEE HOUSING (LABOR CAMP)-ANNUAL PERMIT* $200.00 $200.00
2456 EMPLOYEE HOUSING-ANNUAL PERMIT PER UNIT RATE* $27.00 $27.00
2498 EMPLOYEE HOUSING – FIRST HOUR REINSPECTION RATE $196.00 $249.00
2499 HOUSING SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.99
2899 NOISE CONTROL SPECIAL SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
  ADULT COURT & TEMP HOLDING FACILITIES _ $554.00
  COUNTY DETENTION FACILITIES (COUNTY JAILS AND JUVENILE CAMPS) _ $2,309.00
  HOSTELS _ $533.00
6240 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 2-19 LOTS* $40.00 $40.00
6241 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 20-49 LOTS* $75.00 $75.00
6242 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 50-99 LOTS* $175.00 $175.00
6243 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 100-249 LOTS* $400.00 $400.00
6244 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 250-499 LOTS* $800.00 $800.00
6245 MOBILE HOME PARK STATE FEE 500 OR MORE LOTS* $1,600.00 $1,600.00
  *Fixed fee established through State regulation, subject to change as State regulations are amended.    

Land Use Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT 
CODE
DESCRIPTION FY 22-23 FY 23-24
 

GENERAL

   
2611 SEWERED LAND DIV APPLICATION $1,634.00 $996.00
2613 UNSEWERED LAND DIV APPLICATION (12 HR RETAINER) $2,378.00 $2,988.00
2699 LANDUSE SERVICE HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
2667 BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION REVIEW $991.00 $1,494.00
2656 PLANNING APPLICATION REVIEW $991.00 $1,245.00
4210 RESUBMITTAL FEE $991.00 $1,245.00
 

WELL

   
4666 WELL DRILLING PERMIT $1,634.00 $1,992.00
4667 WELL ABANDONMENT/DESTRUCTION $828.00 $1,245.00
4668 CERTIFICATION QUANTITY (PUMP TEST) $1,656.00 $1,992.00
4670 SUPPLY WELL PERMIT EXTENSION 50% of current
fee
$249.00
4672 PERMIT TO OPERATE DOMESTIC WELL $1,821.00 $1,494.00
4678 WELL EXCEPTION / VARIANCE $828.00 $1,245.00
4699 WATER HOURLY RATE/CHANGE OF CONTRACTOR $198.00 $249.00
  GROUND SOURCE HEAT EXCHANGE WELL BORES    
4686 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 1-3 BORES $1,634.00 $1,992.00
4687 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 4-8 BORES $3,269.00 $3,984.00
4688 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 9-13 BORES $4,903.00 $5,976.00
4689 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 14-19 BORES $6,537.00 $7,968.00
4690 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 20-29 BORES $8,172.00 $9,960.00
4691 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 30-39 BORES $9,806.00 $11,952.00
4692 HEAT EXCHANGE BORES/WELLS – 40-49 BORES $11,440.00 $13,944.00
 

SEPTIC

   
4208 ALTERNATE/PRESSURE DOSED OWTS SYS-ANNUAL OVERSIGHT $515.00 $747.00
4209 CERTIFICATION FEE (PERC TESTER OR INSTALLER) $62.00 $124.00
  CERTIFICATION FEE – OWTS INSTALLER $62.00 $124.00
4211 SEPTIC TANK DESTRUCTION $1,046.00 $1,245.00
4212 OWTS VARIANCE FEE $828.00 $1,245.00
4213 ALTERNATIVE OWTS  – INSTALLATION PERMIT $5,944.00 $4,731.00
4214 SEPTIC TANK REPLACEMENT – SAME LOCATION $1,046.00 $1,494.00
4216 WET WEATHER TESTING $1,141.00 $1,245.00
4217 OWTS PERMIT EXTENSION (1 YEAR) 50% of current
fee
$249.00
4218 SEPTIC SYSTEM SITE INVESTIGATION $1,199.00 _
4219 OWTS REPAIR OR ALTERATION $1,902.00 $2,490.00
4220 OWTS SITE EVALUATION & PERC TEST $2,181.00 $2,863.00
4221 OWTS INSTALL – SMALL (UP TO 199 LINEAR FEET INSTALLED) $2,181.00 $2,863.00
4223 OWTS INSTALL – MEDIUM (200 TO 299 LINEAR FEET INSTALLED) $3,319.00 $3,610.00
4224 OWTS INSTALL – LARGE (300 TO 600 LINEAR FEET INSTALLED) $4,561.00 $4,980.00
4225 OWTS PERMIT APPEAL $342.00 $1,743.00
4226 OWTS INSPECTION CANCELATION $413.00 $498.00
4233 RECLAIMED WATER USE INSPECTION HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
4244 SEPTIC PUMPER VEHICLE (ANNUAL, PER TRUCK) $760.00 $498.00
4245 SEPTIC PUMPER BUSINESS REGISTRATION (ANNUAL) $1,682.00 $1,245.00
4260 FILING FEE- LICENSED SEPTIC PUMPER INSPECTION $44.00 _
4299 OWTS HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Massage Fees

PROGRAM 
ELEMENT CODE

DESCRIPTION

FY 22-23

FY 23-24
4585 MASSAGE BUSINESS $544.00 $374.00
4586 MASSAGE BUSINESS HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Medical Waste Fees

PROGRAM ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION

FY 22-23

FY 23-24
4501 LQG ON-SITE TREATMENT>200 LB/MO $1,335.00 _
4506 LQG OFF-SITE TREATMENT > =200 LB/MO $1,335.00 $933.00
4507 LQG OFF-SITE & ON-SITE TREATMENT > =200 LB/MO $1,335.00 $1,182.00
4510 SQG OFF-SITE TREATMENT (1-199 LB/MO) $224.00 $436.00
4511 SQG ON-SITE TREATMENT (1-199 LB/MO) $800.00 $685.00
4514 SQG MEMBER OF COMMON STORAGE BUILDING (1-199 LB/MO) $198.00 _
4516 TIER 1 SQG REGISTRATION $97.00 $62.00 
4521 SKILLED NURSING FACILITY $1,068.00 $871.00
4541 SQG COMMON STORAGE AREA FACILITY (1-199 LB/MO) $535.00 $622.00
4551 LQG COMMON STORAGE FACILITY (>=200 LB/MO) $ 1,335.00 $747.00
4599 MEDICAL WASTE SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Pools Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION

FY 22-23 

FY 23-24
 

NEW CONSTRUCTION(S)

   
3623 NEW CONSTRUCTION PLAN REVIEW – ONE POOL OR SPA (UP TO 8 HOURS) $1,493.00 $2,740.00
  AUXILIARY AREAS PLAN REVIEW (SHOWERS/RESTROOMS/CLUB HOUSE) $745.00 $249.00
3624 PLAN REVIEW – EACH ADDITIONAL POOL/SPA $ 1,119.00
3633 PLAN REVIEW-ONE POOL/SPA WITH AUXILLARY AREAS
(RESTROOMS/SHOWERS/CLUBHOUSE)
$2,238.00
 

REMODEL FEE(S)

   
  Major: Decks/ Piping/ Shell (Plaster or Fiberglass)    
3697 MAJOR REMODEL PLAN REVIEW – ONE POOL OR SPA (UP TO 4 HOURS) $1,024.00 $1,495.00
3695 EACH ADDITIONAL POOL/SPA REMODEL $768.00
  Minor: VGB*/Equipment/Fence/Gate/Demolition    
3696 POOL REMODEL MINOR ADDITIONAL $206.00
3698 MINOR REMODEL PLAN REVIEW – POOL OR SPA (1 ITEM) $275.00 $466.00
 

ANNUAL FEES(S)

   
3621 POOL $548.00 $747.00
  EACH ADDITIONAL POOL $277.00 $249.00
3622 SPA $277.00 $747.00
  EACH ADDITIONAL SPA $277.00 $249.00 
3620 INACTIVE POOL  $198.00 $124.00
  INACTIVE SPA $198.00 $124.00
3625 POOL – HIGH USE  $1,094.00 $996.00
  SPA – HIGH USE  $1,094.00 $996.00
3626 POOL – EACH ADDITIONAL HIGH USE $548.00 $373.00
  SPA – EACH ADDITIONAL HIGH USE $548.00 $373.00
  SPRAY GROUND $548.00 $747.00
 

HOURLY RATE

   
3699 POOL SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Solid Waste Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT CODE
DESCRIPTION FY 22-23 FY 23-24
4401 SOLID WASTE HAULER HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
4402 GARBAGE COMPLAINT NON-INVENTORIED HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00
4445 CONSTRUCTION/DEMOLITION PROCESSING $5,944.00 $6,166.00
4446 CHIPPING/GRINDING/STORAGE $ 1,585.00 $7,704.00
4479 LANDFILL INSPECTION FEE (COLMA) $ 3,700.00
4480 POST CLOSURE DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION FEE $12,853.00 $15,557.00
4481 LANDFILL GAS MONITORING – RISK CATEGORY 1 $664.00 $2,758.00
4482 LANDFILL GAS MONITORING – RISK CATEGORY 2 $1,326.00 $3,256.00
4485 CLOSED LANDFILL – QUARTERLY INSPECTION $8,842.00 $6,865.00
4486 CLOSED LANDFILL – SEMI-ANNUAL INSPECTION $8,842.00 $3,480.00
4487 CLOSED LANDFILL – ANNUAL INSPECTION $8,842.00 $1,787.00
4488 SOLID WASTE FACILITY 5-YEAR PERMIT REVIEW _ $3,736.00
4489 CLOSURE REPORT REVIEW OF ACTIVE LANDFILL $8,842.00 $1,991.00
4497 SOLID WASTE FACILITY PERMIT APPLICATION $3,122.00 $5,332.00
  SOLID WASTE FACILITY PERMIT CHANGES $3,122.00 $2,531.00
4499 SOLID WASTE SERVICES HOURLY RATE $198.00 $249.00

Tobacco Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION FY 22-23 FY 23-24
1701 TOBACCO SALES PERMIT $153.00 $174.00 
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 _

Very Small Quantity Generator (VSQG) Fees

*Quantities must be verified at drop-off. Online payments not available. 

APPOINTMENT PROCESSING FEE $25.00    
Waste Category Cost Per Gallon Cost Per Pound Cost Per Unit 
(if applicable)
Flammable Solids   $3.00  
Flammable Liquids $5.00    
Bulked Flammable Liquids $4.00    
Oil-based Paint & Related $5.00    
Poison Solids/Liquids $8.00 $2.50  
Reactives $22.00    
Inorganic Acid $7.00 $6.00  
Organic Acid $7.00 $2.00  
Inorganic Base $6.00 $2.00  
Organic Base $6.00 $2.00  
Neutral Oxidizer $10.00 $2.00  
Organic Peroxide $8.00 $6.00  
Oxidizing Acid $8.00 $5.00  
Oxidizing Base $8.00 $5.00  
PCB Containing Paint $15.00    
Other PCB Waste   $3.00  
Corrosive Aerosols   $3.00  
Flammable Aerosols   $3.00  
Antifreeze $1.40    
Lead Acid Batteries N/C N/C  
Fluorescent Light Bulbs (Linear Foot)     $0.14 per linear foot
Compact/Fluorescent Light Bulbs (piece or unit)     $3 per bulb
Latex Paint (Recyclable) $4.00    
Latex Paint (Nonrecyclable) $2.00    
Motor Oil $1.25    
Oil Filters   $1.25  
Mercury   $12.00  
Mercury (thermostats)   $12.00  
Household Batteries (Recyclable)   $0.90  
Household Batteries (Nonrecyclable)   $0.90  
Class 9 Non-RCRA Solids   $2.50  
Class 9 Non-RCRA Liquids $8.00    
Propane Cylinders     $15.00 each
Ballasts – PCB   $3.00  
Ballasts – non-PCB   $3.00  
Fire Extinguishers    

$15.00 each

Water Program Fees

PROGRAM
ELEMENT
CODE
DESCRIPTION FY 22-23 FY 23-24
4644 STATE SMALL WATER SYSTEM ANNUAL FEE $ 1,395.00 $1,743.00
4674 PERMIT AMENDMENT – STATE SMALL SYSTEM $ 707.00 $996.00
4675 PERMIT APPLICATION – NEW STATE SMALL WATER SYSTEM $ 850.00 $2,490.00
4676 CHANGE OF OWNERSHIP $ 425.00 _
4677 PLAN REVIEW/SMALL WATER SYSTEM HOURLY RATE $ 198.00 $249.00
4681 CONSULTATION OVER 15 MINS @ HOURLY RATE $ 198.00 _
4685 ENFORCEMENT ACTION HOURLY RATE $ 198.00 _
4699 SPECIAL WATER SERVICES HOURLY RATE

$ 198.00

$259.00