Base inspection costs are included in permit fees. See Additional Fees for more information on costs for additional inspections.
Fees listed below apply to both stand-alone HVAC permits and HVAC permits obtained in connection with a building permit.
|Project Type||HVAC Permit Fee||Minimum Fee||Safety Codes Fee|
|New commercial, industrial, institutional, multi-residential development||$0.60 per $1,000 construction value||$172||4% of the permit cost with a minimum of $4.50 and maximum of $560|
Permit Fee Estimates
|Construction Value1||HVAC Permit Fee||Safety Codes Fee2||Total|
Altering or Replacing an Existing System
|Project Type||HVAC Permit Fee||Safety Codes Fee1||Total|
|Commercial building||$172 per unit or address||$6.88||$178.88 per unit or address|
|Multi-unit residential building||$112 per unit or address||$4.50||$116.50 per unit or address|
(1) Construction value is defined as the total cost of materials and services. Construction value does not include: landscaping, parking lots, sidewalks, furnishings, appliances, interior window coverings, temporary service connections, insurance or bonding, interim financing, permit fees, professional consulting fees, GST.
(2) Safety code fee is 4% of the permit cost with a minimum of $4.50 and a maximum of $560.00.
For more information see 2021 Building Permit and Safety Code Fees, effective January 1, 2021.