Building Permit Information

Building Inspector

BRIAN FLANNERY

Phone: (608) 558-1833
Email: brianflannery@outlook.com

Town of Exeter Building Permit Fee Schedule
Revised 7/14/14

New Structure

Residential One and Two Family $0.20 per sq. foot all floors, basement, garage, and any porch/deck area
- Fees include Structural, Electric, Plumbing, HVAC and Erosion Control
Commercial Structures - Same as New One and Two Family rates
- Fees include Structural, Electric, Plumbing, HVAC and Erosion Control
Additions - Same as New One and Two Family rates
Minimum Fee $50.00 each for Structural, Electric, Plumbing, HVAC and Erosion Control
Remodelling - Same as New One and Two Family rates
Minimum Fee $50.00 each for Structural, Electric, Plumbing, and HVAC
Storage Buildings/
Detached Garage/
Ag Buildings
$50.00
- Electrical add $50.00
- Plumbing add $50.00
Swimming Pools $50.00
Deck/Porch $50.00
- Electrical add $50.00
State Seal $40.00
Early Start Permit
(Footings/Foundation)
$50.00
- Additional fee charged for any project submitted less than 5 business days prior to the start of construction of which the project requires plan review.
Special Inspection $50.00 / hour
Miscellaneous Items Required By Code (i.e. Roof, Furnace, A/C) not listed above $50.00
Minimum Permit Fee $50.00
Plan Review Fee $25.00/half-hour
- Charged at the discretion of the Building Inspector for additional time necessary to obtain necessary plans and specifications from the applicant or review of incomplete submittals.  Please contact the Building Inspector prior to submitting your application to ensure the proper documentation is provided to obtain your permit.
Occupancy Fee $0.10 per sq. foot all floors, basement, garage, and any porch/deck area
Penalty for Not Obtaining Permit Prior to Commencing A Project Permit fee is double the normal fee (Town Ordinance Section 1-1-10(a))

Section 1-1-3(a) A permit shall lapse and be void if the project has not commenced within one (1) year or if the project has not been completed within two (2) years from the date of issuance of the permit. Upon lapsing, a new permit shall be required to be issued to complete the project with the cost being equal to the original permit.

Payments shall be made to the Town of Exeter