Permit Fees

Revised 04/11/17

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Residential

Air Conditioner Replacement

$50.00

Deck

$115.00

Demolition

$100.00

Driveways

$75.00 + $175.00 Refundable deposit

Electrical service

$50.00

Fence

$25.00

Garage (detached)

TBD

Generator

$100.00

Landscaping/Grading

$50.00

Lawn sprinkler system

Mailbox (Brick)

$35.00/Waiver

$25.00 + $175 Refundable deposit

Patio – Cement or Paver brick

$50.00

Roof

$50.00

Satellite Dish

$50.00

Private sidewalk/service walk

$50.00

Shed

$115.00

Single Family New Construction

See Construction Cost Table Below

Single Family Addition / Alteration

See Construction Cost Table Below

Swimming Pool (above Ground)

TBD

Swimming Pool (in Ground)

TBD

Commercial

Buildouts/ Alterations / New Construction

See Construction Cost Table Below

Certificate of Occupancy

Elevators

$100.00

Vairies - invoiced when amount received from service

Fire Protection Systems

$50.00

HVAC / Generators

$150.00 + plan review fee

Marquees, Canopies, & Awnings

Parking Lots

$20.00 + $0.20 per sq ft of surface area

$$100.00 + engineering & plan review fees if applicable

Signs (non-illuminated)

$100.00 + $1.00 per sq ft of gross surface area + Plan Rev

Signs (illuminated)

$200.00 + $2.00 Per sq ft of gross surface area + Plan Rev

Sign Reface

TBD

Temporary Sign

$35.00

The building permit fee for all new construction, additions, and alterations shall be based on the estimated cost of construction including all structural, electrical, plumbing, mechanical interior finish and site preparation elements. The following table sets forth said fees:
 
Construction Cost
Permit Fee + Plan Review Fees
$0.00 - $8000.00
$75.00
8001.00 - 15,000.00
150.00
15,001.00 - 20,000.00
200.00
20,000.00 - 25,000.00
250.00
25,001.00 - 35,000.00
500.00
35,001.00 - 50,000.00
750.00
50,001.00 - 75,000.00
1000.00
75,001.00 - 100,000.00
1250.00
100,001.00 - 150,000.00
1500.00
150,001.00 - 200,000.00
2000.00
OVER 200,000.00
2,500.00 + $10.00 per additional $1,000.00
*The City may from time to time, hire an independence inspector to make inspections which cannot be performed by the city staff. The cost of said inspections shall be paid by the builder.
 

Plan Review Fees

Fees are accessed thru an outside professional service.

Single Family Residence New

$315.00

Residential Additions

215.00

Detached Garage

115.00

Multi Family Residence

315.00 per dwelling unit

Basement remodel, deck, shed, etc

115.00

Commercial, Office, Industrial

0.003 x construction cost as determined by the most current publication of the Means Cost Estimating Guide.

Elevators, Escalators, Lifts, Etc...

100.00

Parking Lots

100.00

Sign Permits

65.00

Resubmitals

65.00 each

Other Fees

Reinspection Fee:

First Occurrence

$80.00

Subsequent Occurrences

100.00

Work started without permit

2x standard fee

Final occupancy

50.00

Violation of Building Code Fee:

First offense

$100.00

Subsequent offense

200.00

Elevator inspection

50.00

Water Tap OnWater Tap On

Fees vary (residential 1 inch meter $1900.00)

Engineering Fees

All new construction incurs engineering fees (fees vary) New single family home - $500.00 minimum

Impact Fees

All new residential construction on empty lots – see table below. (Demo & rebuild does not incur Darien impact fee. Does incur county impact fee) DuPage County Impact Fee – Must show proof of payment prior to permit issue – Call 630-407-6882

Impact Fees

  Detached Single-Family

Attached Single-Family(Townhome)

 

3-bedroom

4-bedroom

2-bedroom

3-bedroom

Park

$2,735

$3,486

$1,739

$2,085

Grade School

1,775

2,667

268

724

High School

507

1,088

73

177

Library

121

141

93

114

City

125

125

125

125

Total:

$5,263

$7,507

$2,298

$3,225

Based on the estimated population table, estimated amount of land required and $166,500 per acre of undeveloped land, per the Subdivision Regulations, as amended April 2, 2007.

All new plats of subdivision submitted after April 2, 2007, are subject to the above impact fees, for newly created residential lots.