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Fire & Safety Final Inspection Fire & Safety Final Inspection $35.00
Fire & Safety Final Re-Inspection Re-Inspection 1st time
Second & Thereafter
No Charge
CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY - The review and inspection required for the issuance of the Certificate The fee is $100 $100.00
Open Burning
Special Open Burning - Bon Fires (Each Occurrence) Filed Permit Required $25.00
Private (Annual for individual) Filed Permit Required $25.00
Agriculture (Silva culture) - Allowed by law Filed Permit Required No Charge
Commercial (per project) Less than 20 Acres $250.00
Commercial (per project) Greater than 20 Acres $500.00
Outdoor Retail Stands Temporary or Permanent Per Individual Stand $50.00
Indoor Stands Small indoor stands
Large to Mega Indoor Stands
Stands less than 1000 Sq. Ft.
Stands greater than 1000 Sq. Ft.
Fireworks Display/Show Per Display/Show $100.00
Construction Permits
Building and Site Plans Per 1000 sq. ft. of Structure $100.00
Automatic Fire-Extinguishing Systems
Automatic Fire-Extingishing Systems 1 to 20 heads $100.00
Automatic Fire-Extingishing Systems 21 to 250 heads $175.00
Automatic Fire-Extingishing Systems 251 to 499 heads $250.00
Automatic Fire-Extingishing Systems 500 heads or greater
$350+ 50¢ per additional head
Automatic Fire-Extingishing Systems Remodels, Additions, and Relocations $100.00 + 50¢ per device and maximum fee is $2,000 $50.00
Fire Alarm Detection Related Equipment
Fire Alarm/Detection Related Equipment 1 to 10 devices $100.00
Fire Alarm/Detection Related Equipment 11 to 25 devices $175.00
Fire Alarm/Detection Related Equipment 26 to 150 devices $250.00
Fire Alarm/Detection Related Equipment 151 to 499 devices $350.00
Fire Alarm/Detection Related Equipment 500 devices or greater
$35 + .50¢ per additional device
Fire AlarmSystem Remodels, Additional, and Relocations $100.00 + .50¢ per device and maximum fee is $2,000 $100.00+
Other Systems and Operations
Smoke Control, Elevator Recall, Door access control   $50.00
Fire Pumps and Related Equipment   $100.00
Standpipe Systems   $50.00
Private Fire Hydrants   $50.00
Flammable and Combustible Liquids   $100.00
Hazardous Materials   $100.00
LLP-Gas   $100.00
Spraying or Dipping Operations   $100.00
Temporary Membrane Structures-Tents and Canopies Per Unit $75.00
Carnival or Circus Small Facility
Large Facility
Annual Inspections
Commercial/Public 1-5,000 sq. ft. $25.00
Commercial/Public 5,001-12,000 sq. ft. $50.00
Commercial/Public 12,001-25,000 sq. ft. $75.00
Commercial/Public 25,001-50,000 sq. ft. $100.00
Commercial/Public 50,001-100,000 sq. ft. $125.00
Commercial/Public 100,001-250,000 sq. ft. $175.00
Commercial/Public ≥250,000 each 10,000 sq. ft. $25.00
Multi-family Residences Per building $50.00
Service Stations and Other Flammable Liquid or oxidizer storage facilities   $100.00
Mass Gatherings & Assignments of Inspection Personnel and Permit

The fee is due when the site/safety/operations plans are submitted for review
The fee is $250
In addition, a fee of $75.00 for each hour, or portion of an hour, per each inspection personnel required on site during the event.
Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission License Inspection
One inspection and one re-inspection in case of failure for one location.
For each annual inspection for each bar, club, or retail establishment $100.00
Re-Inspections 1st Re-Inspection
2nd and Beyond
No Charge
Licensed Facilities
Foster or Adoptive Homes Licensed for 1-6 children $75.00
Foster Group Homes Licensed for 7-12 children $100.00
Day Care Centers 1-50 children $75.00
Day Care Centers 50-99 children $100.00
Day Care Centers 100-49 children $125.00
Day Care Centers 150 or more children $150.00
Schools and Educational Occupancies (Public) Public Schools K thru 12th No Charge
Schools and Educational Occupancies (Private) All other schools-see commercial rates above ––––
Hospitals/Nursing Homes Licensed for 1-99 Beds $150.00
Hospitals/Nursing Homes Licensed for 100-199 Beds $200.00
Hospitals/Nursing Homes Licensed for 200-499 Beds $300.00
Hospitals/Nursing Homes Licensed for 500 or more Beds $400.00
Hourly Rates: Inspectors
Charges during normal office hours Normal Office Hours or Shifts No Charge
Special Inspections, (after hours) per inspector hour Per Hour Per Inspector for each hour of portion thereof $75.00
Fire Watch/Standby:
For qualified personnel for purpose of identifying and controlling fire hazards and life safety
Per Hour Per Inspector for each hour or portion thereof $75.00
Operational Permits
Aerosol Products   $50.00
Amusement Building   $75.00
Aviation Facilities   $50.00
Carnivals & Fairs   $100.00
Battery Systems   $50.00
Cellulose Nitrate Film   $50.00
Combustible Dust-Producing Operations   $50.00
Combustible Fibers   $50.00
Compressd Gases   $50.00
Covered Mall Building   $100.00
Cryogenic Fluids   $50.00
Cutting and Welding   $50.00
Dry Cleaning Plants   $50.00
Exhibits and Trade Shows   $75.00
Explosives   $50.00
Fire Hydrant and Valves   $50.00
Flammable and Combustible Liquids   $75.00
Floor Finishing   $50.00
Fruit and Crop Ripening   $50.00
Fumigation and Thermal Inspecticide Fogging   $50.00
Hazardous Materials   $50.00
HPM Facilities   $50.00
High-Pile Storage   $50.00
Hot work Operations   $50.00
Industrial Ovens   $50.00
Lumbar Yards and Woodworking Plants   $50.00
Liquid/Gas-fueled Vehicles/Equipment in Assembly Building   $50.00
LP Gas   $100.00
Magnesium   $50.00
Miscellaneous Combustible Storage   $50.00
Open Burning See Open Burning Category  
Open Flames and Torches   $50.00
Open Flames and Candles   $50.00
Organic Coatings   $50.00
Places of Assembly   $50.00
Private Fire Hydrants   $50.00
Pyrotechnic Special Effects Material   $50.00
Pyroxylin Plastics   $50.00
Refrigeration Equipment   $50.00
Repair Garages and Motor Fuel-Dispensing Facilities   $50.00
Rooftop Heliports   $50.00
Spraying or Dipping   $75.00
Storage of Scrap Tires and Tire Byproducts   $50.00
Temporary Membrane Structures, Tents, Canopies   $50.00
Tire Rebuilding Plants   $50.00
Waster Handling   $50.00
Wood Products   $50.00
DUPLICATE PERMIT - The issuance of duplicate permits The fee is $10.00 for each duplicate permit $10.00 each