Permit Fee Description Guidance Document 


Residential On-site Wastewater (Septic Only)

Fees

New Development Individual On-site Wastewater

  • Improvement Permit (limit to less than 3 acres per evaluation)

  • Construction Authorization (includes Operation Permit)

(Includes requested revisions to existing construction authorizations)

 

$200

$200

Total $400

Manufactured/Mobile Home Relocation (Construction Authorization Only)

(No modifications needed/no change in design flow)

Mobile Home Relocation Fee Inside Permitted Mobile Home Parks

$200


No Fee

Manufactured/Mobile Home Relocation (Improvement Permit & Construction Authorization)

(Modifications needed/change in design flow)

  • Improvement Permit (limit to less than 3 acres per evaluation)

  • Construction Authorization (includes Operation Permit)




$200

$200

Total $400

Verifications for Change of Use or System Reuse

(Existing Onsite Wastewater systems only. No change to flow or lot size)

$200

Renew Septic Permit (expired from CA issued after 5 years)

$200

Design Review Fee for Residential Permits

$110

Re-Inspection Fee (Penalty for unnecessary return trips on Lot Evaluations 

$75

Field Consultation

$100

Commercial Wastewater Permits (Designed/Engineered/Large Systems)

Domestic Strength Wastewater Systems (≤ 720 gallons/day design flow)

(Excluding Industrial Process Wastewater)

  • Improvement Permit

  • Construction Authorization

  • Design Review fee

 

 

 

$200

$200

$110

Total $510

Domestic Strength Wastewater Systems (>720 and ≤ 3,000 gallons/day design flow)

Industrial Process Wastewater ( 3,000gallons/day design flow)


  • Improvement Permit

  • Construction Authorization

  • Design Review Fee

 

 

 

 


$200

$200

$460

Total $860

Domestic Strength Wastewater Systems (> 3,000 gallons/day design flow)

Industrial Process Wastewater (> 3,000gallons/day design flow)

Connection is equivalent to 360 gallons/day design wastewater flow

  • Improvement Permit (per connection)

  • Construction Authorization (per connection)

  • Design Review Fee (Variable based on # of connections)

 

Per connection

  



$200

$200

$110

LPP or Alternative Systems (O & M Inspections)

(Type V and Type VI Systems – per connection)

Connection =360 gallons per day design wastewater flow

$19/conn.

Septage Land Application Sites

$400

Wastewater Inspections (in cooperation with NCDENR – DWQ)

Other Wastewater System Inspections

Connection is equivalent to 360 gallons/day design wastewater flow

  • Package Treatment Plants (per connection)

  • Single Family and Commercial Spray, Drip, and Sand filter Systems

Per connection

 

$19/conn.

$57