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Building Codes

Phone: 913-715-2200

111 S. Cherry St., Suite 2000, Olathe, KS 66061

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Fee Chart

To calculate your building permit fee enter the building valuation amount below. 

The plan review fee for all residential projects is $50.00,

the plan review for new single-family dwellings residential projects will be $100.00.

The plan review fee for a commercial project is 65% of the permit fee.

SECTION R108 FEES

R108.1 Payment of fees.  A permit shall not be valid until the fees prescribed by law have been paid.  Nor shall an amendment to a permit be released until the additional fee, if any, has been paid.

R108.2 Schedule of permit fees.  On buildings, structures, electrical, gas, mechanical, and plumbing systems or alterations requiring a permit, a fee for each permit shall be paid as required, in accordance with the schedule as established by the applicable governing authority.

R108.3 Building permit valuations.  Building permit valuation shall include the total value of the work for which a permit is being issued, such as electrical, gas, mechanical, plumbing equipment, and other permanent systems, including material and labor.


JOHNSON COUNTY Calculation of  RESIDENTIAL Building Permit Costs

JOHNSON COUNTY Calculation of  COMMERCIAL Building Permit Costs

JOHNSON COUNTY Calculation of  NEW SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL Building Permit Costs

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$22.00 for the first $500.00
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$22.00 for the first $500.00 Plus $2.75 for each additional $100.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000.00.
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$63.00 for the first $2,000.00 Plus $12.50 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000.00.
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$352.00 for the first $25,000.00 Plus $9.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00.
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$580.00 for the first $50,000.00 Plus $6.25 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000.00.
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$895.00 for the first $100,000.00 Plus $5.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00.
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$2,855.00 for the first $500,000.00 Plus $4.25 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000.00.
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$4,955.00 for the first $1,000,000.00 Plus $2.75 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof.
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Total Building Valuation Fee
$1.00 - $500 $22.00
$501.00 - $2,000.00 For the first $500.00 $22.00
Plus, for each additional $100.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000.00 $2.75
$2,001.00 - $25,000.00 For the first $2,000.00 $63.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000.00 $12.50
$25,001.00 - $50,000.00 For the first $25,000.00 $352.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00 $9.00
$50,001.00 - $100,000.00 For the first $50,000.00 $580.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000.00 $6.25
$100,001.00 - $500,000.00 For the first $100,000.00 $895.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $500,000.00 $5.00
$500,001.00 - $1,000,000.00 For the first $500,000.00 $2,855.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000.00 $4.25
$1,000,001.00 and over For the first $1,000,000.00 $4,955.00
Plus, for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof $2.75

Other Inspections and Fees: 

Inspections outside of normal business hours (minimum charge - two hours) | Fee = $50.00 per hour *
Reinspection fees assessed under provisions of Section 108.8 | Fee = $50.00 per hour *
Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated (minimum charge - 1/2 hour) | Fee = $50.00 per hour *
Additional plan review required by changes, additions, or revisions to plans (minimum charge - 1/2 hour) | Fee = $50.00 per hour *
For use of outside consultants for plan checking and inspections, or both | Fee = Actual Cost **
Temporary Certificate of Occupancy extension requests for permits | Fee = $100.00 (beginning July 1, 2020).

 

Notes:
* Or the total hourly cost to the jurisdiction, whichever is the greatest. This cost shall include supervision, overhead, equipment, hourly wages, and fringe benefits of the employees involved.
** Actual costs include administrative and overhead costs.
A $50.00 plan review fee will be assessed for residential plans.
A $100.00 plan review fee will be assessed for new single-family residential plans.
Commercial plan review is an additional 65% fee. (65% of building permit fee).

Method payment accepted: Check*, ACH, or Credit Card**

*Make checks payable to: Johnson County Building Codes

**There will be a 2.4% service fee assessed to all credit card transactions