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This calculator is to be used in calculating building permit, plan review and surcharge fees levied when plan review and/or building inspection services are provided on public school district building projects the cost of which is $100,000 or more, state-licensed facilities, and public buildings.
Building permit and surcharge fees are calculated in accordance with the formulas contained in Minnesota Rule part 1302.0600. Plan review fees are calculated in accordance with the formula contained in Minnesota Rule part 1302.0600 subparts 1, 2, and 4. The formula used to calculate the Building Permit and Plan Review fees is taken from Minnesota Statute 326B.153. The formula used to calculate the surcharge is taken from Minnesota Statute 326B.148.
Enter the project's construction valuation in the space below. Then click the 'calculate fees' button. The plan review and building permit fees will be calculated for you based on the construction value entered. Please record the resulting fees on the plan review fee schedule worksheet and/or the building permit fee schedule worksheet that have been attached to your application(s).
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