Fee Schedule

City of Starkville Development Services Division Permit Fee Schedule

This fee schedule was established as of January 1st 2013.

Construction

Total ValuationsFee
$1,000 to $50,000$25.00 for the first $1,000 plus $6.00 for each additional  thousand or fraction thereof, up to and including $50,000
$50,001 to $100,000$319.00 for the first $50,000 plus $5.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, up to and including $100,000
$100,001 to $250,000$569.00 for the first $100,000 plus $4.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, up to and including $250,000
$250,001 to $500,000$1,019.00 for the first $250,000 plus $3.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, up to and including $500,000
$500,001 to $1,000,000$1,769.00 for the first $500,000 plus $2.50 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof, up to and including $1,000,000
$1,000,001 or more$3,019.00 for the first $1,000,000 plus $2.00 for each additional thousand or fraction thereof 


Plan Checking

TitleFee
Single-Family Residential Plan Checking Fee$33.00
Multi-Family Residential, Commercial and Industrial Plan Checking Fee$66.00


Gas Inspections

TitleFee
Gas Inspection$20.00 per inspection/per unit


Plumbing

TitleFee
Plumbing Inspection$15.00 for each full bath
$10.00 for each half bath
Water & Sewer Line Inspection$33.00


Electrical

TitleFee
Electrical Inspection$50.00 per unit/meter
Residential Addition$27.00 per unit/meter
New Residence 225 amp or less$50.00 per unit/meter
Multi-Family

4-plex$99.00 per building

5-plex to 8-plex$165.00 per building

Note: Fees for Multi-Family greater than 8-plex apportioned according to above fees.

Note: All industrial or commercial, based on total valuation of electrical work as levied above.


Swimming Pool

TitleFee
Swimming Pool PermitBased on total valuation of construction.
Swimming Pool Permit$50.00


Signage

TitleFee
SignageBased on total valuation of construction.


Demolition

TitleFee
Demolition$33.00

Note:  Applicant must contact all utility providers and receive sign-off from their respective representatives prior to submittal of permit application; demolition permits are valid for 30 days; an erosion control permit will also be required if foundation is to be removed. 


Planning and Zoning

TitleFee
Rezoning Public Hearing$150.00
Conditional Use Public Hearing$150.00
Transect Exception Public Hearing$150.00
Dimensional Variance Public Hearing$150.00
Administrative Appeals$50.00
Site Plan Review / DRC

Major (>2,000 SF and/or >2 acres)$100.00

Minor (<2,000 SF and/or <2 acres)$50.00
Lot Aggregation$25.00
Zoning Verification Letter$10.00
Filing Fee (Applicable to all permits & fees)$1.00
Wireless Telecom Tower$1,500.00


Moving

TitleFee
Total width of structure and equipment less than 14 feet.$132.00
Total width of structure and equipment greater than 14 feet.$264.00

Notes: A moving permit from MDOT may also be required—please call Starkville MDOT Field Office at 662-323-4545 for additional information


Fire Department

Title
Fee
Installation or alteration of an Automatic Fire Sprinkler System and Standpipe System.

0 to 10,000 square feet$100.00

50,000 to 100,000 square feet$150.00

100,001 square feet and up$200.00
Installation or alteration of fire service mains.

0 to 100 feet$50.00

101 to 200 feet$100.00

201 feet and up$150.00
Installation or alteration of fire detection systems (excluding single family residential structure) 

0 to 10,000 square feet$50.00

10,001 to 50,000 square feet$100.00

50,001 square feet and up$200.00
Installation or alteration of hood suppression systems, commercial kitchen hoods or other specialized cooking related equipment in kitchen applications

New$100.00

Existing$50.00
Use of temporary membrane structures and tents over 200 square feet (excluding tents used exclusively for recreational or camping purposes and funeral services) and canopies over 400 square feet 

Any$50.00
To install, construct, or alter tanks, equipment and fuel-dispensing stations where flammable and/or combustible liquids are stored or dispensed.

Any$150.00