Cherokee County Fire
& Emergency Services

Fee Schedule

The new fee Schedule is effective 8/21/2018

Please take note:

The following is a list of permitting-related fees charged by the Cherokee County Fire Marshal's Office:

Construction Reviews/Permits:
The Reviews are for Site and Building Permit plan submittals for fire and life-safety code compliance.

* If revisions are required, no charge is assessed for the first resubmittal. A $100 fee will be charged for subsequent resubmittals.

Plan Review-Site*

Plan Review-Commercial Site $200.00
Plan Review-Residential Site $200.00

Plan Review-Commercial Building*

Structural Building Plan Review 15,999 square feet or less $400.00
Structural Building Plan Review 16,000 square feet or more $.025 per square foot
Structural Building Plan Review Addition 15,999 square feet or less $400.00
Structural Building Plan Review Addition 16,000 square feet or more $.025 per square foot
Tenant Finish, Remodels or Minor Alterations Review $100.00
Sprinkler Plan Review $100.00+$0.50 per head
Fire Alarm Plan Review $100.00+$0.50 per device
Commercial Hood Review $100.00
Paint Booth and Hood Suppression Plan Review $100.00

* If revisions are required, no charge is assessed for the first resubmittal. A $100 fee will be charged for subsequent resubmittals.

Miscellaneous Inspections and Permitting Fees

Re-Inspections $150.00
Blasting Permits-Good for 30 Days $200.00
Blasting permit Renewal-Good for 30 Days $100.00
Fire Works Permit Sales Stand $500.00
Fire Works Permit Sales Permanent Building $100.00
Fireworks Display/Show $100.00
Hazardous Materials Permit (Annual) $150.00
Commercial Burn Permit-Good for 30 Days $200.00
Commercial Burn Renewal-Good for 30 days $100.00
Commercial Burn- Additional Pits, same location as permitted $100.00
After-hours Inspection (upon request and Fire Marshal approval) $150.00

 

If the inspection fails there is a $150.00 reinspection fee, then after that there will be a $200.00 reinspection, the fee is continued for each additional failed inspection afterward.

A residential subdivision requires a final plat inspection by the Cherokee County Fire Marshal's Office. If the final plat fails the inspection there will be a $150.00 re-inspection fee charged, then after that there will be a $200.00 reinspection, the fee is continued for each additional failed inspection afterward.

There must be an inspection on all plats wanting to obtain a model home or a sales trailer permit. This inspection is must be scheduled through our office. The requirements are listed under final plat on our website.