2014 Fee Schedule – Commercial Inspection Services

Please call 610-866-9663 for any costs not included on these sheets or with any questions.

Commercial Deposit (due at time of submittal)
(This is non-refundable, but will be credited to your account for your specific project.)
$150.00For alterations or single discipline.
$500.00For new construction and additions.
New Construction and Additions
(includes plan review and inspections for building, energy and accessibility sub-codes.)
Base Fee $400.00 plus
First 25,000 square feet $0.20 per square foot plus
25,001 to 250,000 square feet $0.15 per square foot plus
Over 250,000 square feet $0.10 per square foot
Alterations, Renovations or tenant “fit-out”
(includes plan review and inspections for building, energy and accessibility sub-codes):
Base Fee $400.00 plus
First 25,000 square feet $0.20 per square foot plus
Over 250,000 square feet $0.04 per square foot
Commercial Building Inspections
(not included in fees listed above and Consultation Fees on Behalf of the Municipality)
$60.00per hour with one hour minimum
Building and Sub-code Plan Review Fees
(Fee if no inspections are to be performed)
90%of ICC Review Fee. (Minor reviews @ $60.00 per hour – two hour minimum)
Single sub-code or re-submission
(building, mechanical, plumbing, electrical, energy or accessibility) - All Use Groups
$60.00per hour – two hour minimum

Special Flat Rate for Building Sub-code

(including plan review fees)

Fire Protection – Sprinklers and Standpipes
$325.00Including first 200 heads and one standpipe
$0.32per sprinkler head (for over 200 heads)
$100.00per standpipe (for over one standpipe)
Commercial Kitchen Exhaust (Type 1 Hood)
$325.00per hood (includes building, mechanical and electrical).
Signs - Parallel, Projecting, or Freestanding Signs (Up to 100 square feet)
$275.00(includes building and electrical) – Up to two visits
Roof Replacement
$150.00(one site visit) (first 5000 square feet)
$25.00Each additional 5000 square feet
Cell Tower Co-locate (on existing structures)
$275.00(includes building only) – Up to two visits
Wind Turbine and Solar Photovoltaic Systems
$300.00for first 5kw rating of system (includes building and electrical)
$25.00for each additional 5kw rating of system (includes building and electrical)
Temporary Tent
$175.00(one site visit)
Demolition Permit
$75.00First 1000 square feet
$15.00Each additional 100 square feet

2014 Commercial Plumbing Sub-code Fee

(plus plan review)

$110.00Including first (3) trapped fixtures
$15.00per each additional trapped fixture
$60.00new water line
$110.00Sanitary Sewer Hook-up (each lateral)

2014 Commercial Mechanical Sub-code Fee 

(plus plan review)

$100.00Including first unit
$30.00per each additional mechanical unit (Units include each air handler and exhaust units over 150CFM, excluding commercial kitchen exhaust.)

2014 Commercial Electrical Sub-code Fee

(plus plan review)

Wiring Outlet Quanities
$100.001 to 25 outlets or devices
$15.00each additional 25 outlets or devices
(Please note that an outlet or device is a receptacle, light, switch, etc.)
Services and Feeders
$60.00200 Amps or less
$90.00400 Amps or less
$125.00800 Amps or less
$150.001000 Amps or less
$200.001500 Amps or less
$300.002000 Amps or less
$400.00Over 2000 Amps
(x3) Multiplier for above items for voltages over 600
Heating and Air Conditioning Units
$60.00up to 50 kW for first unit
$20.00up to 50 kW for each additional unit
$75.0051 – 100 kW for first unit
$25.0051 kW – 100 kW for each additional unit
$100.00over 100 kW for first unit
$30.00over 100 kW for each additional unit
Transformers and Motors
$40.00up to 25hp or 50 Kva
$50.0026 to 50hp or 51 to 100 kVA
$75.0051 to 100hp or 101 to 200 kVA
$100.00101 to 200hp or 201 to 500 kVA
$150.00over 200hp or 500 kVA
(x3) Multiplier for above items for voltages over 600
Generators, Vaults, Substations, etc.
$125.00Up to 50KW/KVA
$150.0051 to 100KW/KVA
$175.00101 to 200KW/KVA
$200.00201 – 500KW/KVA
$300.00over 500KW/KVA
(x3) Multiplier for above items for voltages over 600
Wind Turbine and Solar Photovoltaic Systems
$50.00Transfer, disconnect, metering or inverter equipment (each)
$100.00for first 5kw rating of system
$25.00for each additional 5kw rating of system

Miscellaneous Fees

$75.00Sign for first unit
$20.00Sign for each additional unit
$225.00Commercial Swimming Pool State of PA 3 year certification. This is per inspection – pass or fail.
$60.00Protective Signaling Systems
$20.00Site Light and or pole standard (each)
$50.00Cost (per Visit) for Additional Visits and Re-inspection Visits
$60.00Minimum Inspection Fee (per Visit)
$60.00Minimum Permit Fee
$25.00Cost to Issue Permit or Certificate of Occupancy
$20.00Cost to Make 8 ½ x 11” Copies Plus $1.00 per Page.
$50.00Cost to Make Copies Larger That 8 ½ x 11” Plus 2.50 per Page.
$4.00State Permit fee (Collected for State)

Please call 610-866-9663 for any costs not included on these sheets or with any questions.

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