Fee Schedule

View the fee schedule (PDF) for building inspection rate information on residential and commercial buildings.

RESIDENTIAL 1 & 2 FAMILY
New Construction $ 0.20 per s.f.  
Additional Charges:    
State Seal $ 30.00  
Early Start Permit $ 50.00  
Village Zoning $ 50.00  
Park Impact Fees $ 1,787.09 per Single Family Residence
  $ 1,195.08 per unit for Duplex or Multifamily
Community Center Impact Fees $ 937.16 per Single Family Residence
  $ 637.87 per unit for Duplex or Multifamily
Grading Permit $ 400.00 Deposit + $ 35.00 Application Fee
Temporary Electric $ 79.13  (Separate check made out to Waunakee Utilities)
Additions / Alterations / Repairs $ 0.16 per s.f.*                                                          
Additional Charges:  
Zoning Permit Fee (where applicable) $ 50.00
Electrical Permits  
Replacement Electrical Service $ 30.00*                                                   
New Extended/Replaced Feeders & Branch Circuits:  
          One to 20 amps, each $ 4.00
          21 to 30 amps, each $ 5.00
          31 to 60 amps, each $ 6.00
          61 to 100 amps, each $10.00
          each additional 100 or fraction thereof $ 10.00                                                                       
Re-inspection due to fault of workmanship of contractor:  
          First re-inspection $ 0.00
          Two or more re-inspections $ 50.00
HVAC Permits  
HVAC, new or replacement $ 30.00                                             
Plumbing Permits  
Sewer & Water replacement $ 30.00                                               
Plumbing, new or replacement $ 30.00
(Liability insurance required when moved on public streets; building permit required when set in the Village)
Miscellaneous Permit Fees  
Sign Permit Fees, any size, per sign $ 75.00 (electric not included)
Fence Permit Fees $ 30.00
Driveway Permit Fee $ 30.00
Razing a Building $ 100.00
Swimming Pool Fee w/ Fence or Cover

$ 40.00 (electric included)
+ $ 50.00 zoning permit fee

Filling / Land Disturbing Permit $ 125.00 (with erosion control Permit)                     
Moving a building $ 150.00

*NOTE: Minimum Permit Fee is $30.00



COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION
New, Additions, & Alterations  
Early Start $ 50.00                                                                                       
Plan Review $ 0.05 per s.f. (minimum $ 35.00)
Inspections $ 0.25 per s.f. (minimum $ 50.00)
Zoning Permit (where applicable) $ 50.00
Site Plan Review
(Hospital/Nursiing Home)
$ 0.04 per s.f.
Commercial Electric      
New Construction $ 0.05 per s.f. (minimum $ 30.00)                            
New or Replacement Electrical Services      
          200 amps $ 20.00    
          each additional or fraction thereof $ 10.00    
New Ext./Replaced Feeders & Branch Circuits      
          One to 20 amps $ 4.00 each    
          21 to 30 amps $ 5.00 each    
          31 to 60 amps $ 6.00 each    
          61 to 100 amps $ 10.00 each    
          each additional 100 or fraction thereof $ 10.00    
Each new system that is not covered under the 
National Electrical Code, Chapter 8, Communication
System:


$ 20.00
   
New or extended fire alarm systems $ 20.00    
Re-inspection due to fault of workmanship of contractor:      
          First re-inspection $ 0.00    
          Two or more re-inspections $ 50.00    
*Minimum $30.00
Commercial Plumbing  
Fixtures, Appliances & Drains $ 5.00 each*                      
Sewer Lateral 

$ 20.00* (per 100 ft. or fraction thereof)

Water Service

$ 15.00* (per 100 ft. or fraction thereof)                            

Commercial HVAC    
Plan Review $ 0.04 per s.f. ($ 35.00 minimum)                                   
Inspections $ 0.04 per s.f. ($ 30.00 minimum)  
Heating Plant, new or replacement    
          One to 60,000 BTU $ 30.00  
          61,001 to 165,000 BTU $ 35.00  
          165,001 to 300,000 BTU $ 40.00  
          300,001 to 500,000 BTU $ 50.00  
          500,001 and greater $ 60.00  
Air Conditioning, new or replacement    
          3 ton and under $ 30.00  
          over 3 ton $ 40.00  
Miscellaneous Commercial Permit Fees  
Sign Permit Fees, any size, per sign $ 75.00 (electric not included)                                                          
Fence Permit Fees $ 50.00 (+ $ 0.05 per s.f. over 400 feet)
Driveway $ 20.00
Cell Phone Tower $ 50.00 (not including electric)
Razing a building $ 100.00
Filling permit & land disturbing permit $ 250.00 (with erosion control plan)