Schedule A - New Construction and Demolition Fees

Schedule A - New Construction / Demolition


Value of Construction Permit Fee

​$0 - $15,000: ​ $77.25​

$15,001​ - $25,000: $116.39

​$25,001 - $40,000​: $181.28​

$40,001 - $50,000: ​$224.54​

Estimated construction cost above $50,000 will be charged and additional $3.00 per additional $1,000.00 building value, plus 3% technology fee.

*Estimated cost for residential construction will be based on the total cost of construction or $55.00 per square foot of heated space and $25.00 per square foot of unheated space whichever is greater. A $10.00 surcharge will be added to these permits as required by the "Homeowner's Recovery Fund".

Other New Construction Fees

Mobile Home: $103.00

​Daycare/Group Care/Foster Care​ Home Inspection: $103.00​

ABC Permit: ​​$103.00

Temporary Construction Trailer Permit: $103.00​

Replacement Building Permit Cards: $3.00

​Retaining Wall Permit: $25.75​

Plan Review And General Policy

Plan Review - $51.50 base fee plus .0309/square foot

Callback Fee Commercial: $50.00 for the first re-inspection, $100.00 for the second re-inspection and $125.00 for each additional re-inspection.

Callback Fee Residential: $100.00 for the first re-inspection and $125 for each additional re-inspection.​

Other Building Permit Fees: Special event tents (for religious, exhibition, political, amusement or commercial purposes) - $25.75 per tent.​

Certificate of Occupancy for Existing Building - $20.00: For businesses who locate in an existing commercial building where no construction occurs in preparation to operate a business. This Certificate of Occupancy shall be issued only after approval from the applicable zoning, building inspection, fire, health, engineering and state agencies having jurisdiction.

Water & Sewer Authority of Cabarrus County Capital Recovery Fees

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