Engineering Department

The engineering department is responsible for enforcing all building codes and issuing building permits and making sure all contractors have a valid license. They also can answer any questions you may have about zoning laws in the City.

Permit Fee Schedule

SCHEDULE “A”GENERAL FEE SHEET

 $ 1,001.00 TO

$ 1,500.00

$ 20.50

 $ 1,501.00 TO

$ 2,500.00

$ 22.50

 $ 2,501.00 TO

$ 3,500.00

$ 26.50

 $ 3,501.00 TO

$ 4,500.00

$ 30.50

 $ 4,501.00 TO

$ 5,500.00

$ 34.50

 $ 5,501;00 TO

$ 6,500.00

$ 38.50

 $ 6,501.00 TO

$ 7,500.00

$ 42.50

 $ 7,501.00 TO

$ 8,500.00

$ 46.50

 $ 8,501.00 TO

$ 9,500.00

$ 50.50

 $ 9,501.00 TO

$10,500.00

$ 54.50

 $ 10,501.00 TO

$11,500.00

$ 58.50

 $ 11,501.00 TO

$12,500.00

$ 62.50

 $ 12,501.00 TO

$13,500.00

$ 64.50

 $ 13,501.00 TO

$14,500.00

$ 72.50

 $ 14,501.00 TO

$15,500.00

$ 76.50

 $ 15,501.00 TO

$16,500.00

$ 80.50

 $ 16,501.00 TO

$17,500.00

$ 84.50

 $ 17,501.00 TO

$18,500.00

$ 86.50

 $ 18,501.00 TO

$19,500.00

$ 90.50

 $ 19,501.00 TO

$20,500.00

$ 94.50

 $ 20,501.00 TO

$21,500.00

$ 98.50

 $ 21,501.00 TO

$22,500.00

$102.50

 $ 22,501.00 TO

$23,500.00

$106.50

 $ 23,501.00 TO

$24,500.00

$110.50

 $ 24,501.00 TO

$25,500.00

$114.50

 $ 25,501. 00 TO

$26,500.00

$118.50

 $ 26,501.00 TO

$27,500.00

$122.50

 $ 27,501.00 TO

$28,500.00

$126.50

 $ 28,501. 00 TO

$29,500.00

$130.50

 $ 29,501.00′ TO

$30,500.00

$134.50

 $ 30,501.00 TO

$31,500.00

$137.50

IN EXCESS OF $30,000 THE FEE IS $134.50 PLUS $3.00 PER EACH $1,000 OVER $30,000

TAKE TOTAL COST MINUS THE $30,000 MULTIPLY BY 3 TAKE DIFFERENCE AND ADD $134.50.  THIS GIVES YOU THE TOTAL COST OF PERMIT.

DEMOLITION PERMITS ARE OVERALL TOTAL COST OF JOB

Link to Asbestos Information- http://www.wvdhhr.org/rtia/asbestos.asp

Form for Residential Construction Information, Schedules, and Drawings required for Building Permit

Form for Sign Ordnances and Regulations

238 4th Avenue
South Charleston, WV 25303