Sumter County Building Services Fee Schedule

  1. I. Administrative Fees
  2. II. Commercial Permit Fees
  3. III. Commercial Sub-Permit Fees
  4. IV. Commercial Other Permit
  5. V. Residential Building Permit Fees
  6. VI. Residential / Commercial Single Permit Fees
  7. VII. Swimming Pool Permit Fees
  8. VIII. Contractor Licensing Fees
Fee TypeFee
I. Administrative Fees
1) Administrative
a) Processing Fee for All Permits$20.00
b) Change Primary Contractor$45.00
c) Change Secondary Contractor$30.00
d) Replacement Inspection Placard$8.00
e) Fax Back Long Distance$3.00
f) Copy Construction Plans (sent out to be copied)Actual cost
g) Copy Documents In-houseActual cost
h) Returned Check Processing Fee$30.00
i) Building Prior to Acquiring PermitsWhichever is greater, double the permit fee or standard permit fee + $150.00
2) State Required Fees
a) State of Florida Surcharge Fee1.5% of permit fee $2.00 minimum
b) State of Florida Building Code Administrators1.0% of permit fee $2.00 minimum
3) Plan Review Fees
a) Plan Review (Commercial & Large Residence Application)
 1) Minimum fee up to 1 hr$98.00
 2) Each additional 30 minutes$49.00/half hour
b) Master Plans
 1) Single Family Dwelling (SFD)$300.00
 2) Pools$150.00
 3) Accessory Structure$150.00
 4) Miscellaneous detail$75.00
4) Inspection Fees
a) Inspection (Partial, Consultation, and Re-Inspection)$68.00
b) Special Inspections (1 Hour Minimum)$98.00/per hour
c) Prearranged Weekend, Holiday, and After Hours
Inspections (3 Hours Minimum)
$293.00
5) Permit Renewal Fees
a) Permit Extension 1-90 Days/Expired permits - 180 days after issuance and permit has expired
No Inspections Completed100% Fee
¼ Inspections Completed75% Fee
½ Inspections Completed50% Fee
¾ Inspections Completed25% Fee
Note: Re-inspections will generate an inspection fee which must be paid prior to requesting final inspection
Minimum fees based on administrative, plan review, inspections, and staff processing.
Any permit fees not specifically listed within this fee schedule will be determined by the Building Official or his designees based on similar or equivalent permit types
Please contact Steve Wilcox with any questions.