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Environmental Health Division

Fee Schedule

(effective July 1, 2016)

Well Permit

$425.00

Bacteriological (Total Coliform/E-coli)

$65.00

Inorganic Water Sample (includes Nitrate/Nitrite)

$135.00

Pesticide or Petroleum Water Sample

$135.00

Application for Improvement Permit (0-2 acres)

$200.00

Application for Improvement Permit (2-5 acres)

$225.00

Application for Improvement Permit (5 + acres)

$250.00 + $10.00 per acre or fraction thereof

Improvement Permit Revisit

$50.00

Wastewater System Construction Authorizations

Conventional System

$160.00

Pumped Conventional ≤ 600 gpd

$300.00

Pumped Conventional > 600 gpd

$300.00 + $100.00 per 500gpd or fraction thereof

Low Pressure Pipe/Drip Irrigation ≤ 600 gpd

$525.00

Low Pressure Pipe/Drip Irrigation > 600 gpd

$525.00 + $100.00 per 500gpd or fraction thereof

Appeal Charge (0-2 acres) within 1 year of eval.

$100.00

Appeal Charge (2-5 acres) within 1 year of eval.

$125.00

Appeal Charge (5 + acres) within 1 year of eval.

$150.00 + $10.00 per acre or fraction thereof

Appeal of Permit Condition

$100.00

Wastewater System Reconnection Authorization

$150.00

Structural Alteration and Additions

$100.00 (No Design Flow Increase)

Type V System (Plan Review)

$15.00 per 500 gpd design flow or fraction thereof

Type V System (Monitoring)

$10.00 per 500 gpd design flow or fraction thereof

Swimming Pool, Wading Pool, or Spa Permit

$250.00 each

Pool Plan Review (does not include permit)

$250.00

Pool Permit Inspection Revisit

$50.00

Tattoo Artist Permit

$200.00

Food Establishment Plan Review

$250.00

Mobile Food Unit /Push Cart Plan Review

$75.00

Existing Food Establishment Plan Review

$100.00

Temp. Food Stand Permit

$75.00

 

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Please make checks payable to Durham County Department of Public Health and return to:  

Durham County Department of Public Health
Attn: Environmental Health
414 East Main St.
Durham, NC 27701

Environmental Health Main Phone: (919) 560-7800
E-mail: healthinspector@dconc.gov