BOROUGH OF HAMBURG

Berks County, Pennsylvania

SCHEDULE OF FEES
Construction Permits
Administrative fee is determined by the value of work being done:

VALUATION              %                 FEE

$0 to $999               Flat Rate     $15.00

Up to $9,999            1.50%          $150.00

Up to $99,999          1.25%          $1,275.00

Up to $999,999        1.00%           $10,275.00

Up to $9,999,999      0.75%          $77,775.00

Up to $99,999,999     0.50%         $527,775.00

*Inspection fees and plan review are NOT included in the permit/administration fee and are to be determined at time of plan submission depending on type and number of inspections required.
*Please note: Inspections required as a result of noncompliance or missed appointments will be billed to the property owner at the cost of $35.00 or two (2) times the billed cost from the contracted inspection agency. Failure to abide by stop work orders may result in fines of $100/day, billed to the property owner.

Driveway/Sidewalk/Curbing/Paving Permits
Driveway Permit $75.00
Curb/Sidewalk Permit $75.00
Paving Plan (not requiring engineered storm management review) $500.00
Each Additional Inspection $20.00
*Please note: Line and grade may be required by Building Code Official at the applicant’s expense.

Zoning Permits
Residential          $50.00
Commercial        $100.00

Zoning permits are required for signs, sheds, fences, pools, additions, etc.

Zoning/Planning
Sewer Regulations $30.00
Zoning Ordinance & Map $25.00
Occupancy Permit (Resident) $25.00
Occupancy Permit (Non Residential) $50.00
Variance/Special Exception Application $750.00

Zoning Conditional Use Application $750.00
Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance $25.00
1-2 Lot Development, SALDO Application Fee
$2.500.00
3-4 Lot Development, SALDO Application Fee
$3,000.00
5 Plus Lot Development, SALDO Application Fee
$3,500.00
*Please note: All costs exceeding SALDO application fees are the responsibility of the developer/owner.


Tap-In Fees
Water   $3,000.00/EDU
*Authority will install. Cost of materials and labor will be billed in addition to tap-in fee. EDU calculated as 166 GPD.
Sewer   $3,000.00/EDU
*Authority does not install. EDU calculated as 230 GPD.

Occupational Privilege Tax (LST)
Employers payment on behalf of employees (January 1st to April 30th)
$52.00
Employee (Individual) payment (January 1st to April 30th)
$52.00
Flat Rate(May 1st to June 30th)
$52.00
Flat Rate + Penalty(July 1st to December 31st)
$52.00
Flat Rate + Penalty + Interest
(anytime after first year)
$52.00


Miscellaneous Items
Trash Collection
$143.00/unit/6 months

Billed to property owner in January and July.


Bicycle Registration
(Obtained in the Police Department)
$5.00

Handicap/Senior Citizen Dog License

Spayed/Neutered Dogs
$5.00
Handicap/Senior Citizen Dog License
NOT Spayed/Neutered Dogs
$7.00


General Dog License

Spayed/Neutered Dogs               
$7.00
General Dog License

NOT Spayed/Neutered Dogs
$9.00

Solicitation Permit
$50.00

Large Map + Postage
$3.00 + postage (if mailed)

Copy     
$0.25 each

Double Sided Copy
$0.40 each

Research Time
$15.00/Hour

Junk Car Permit
(Non-Renewable, Expires After 3 Months)
$25.00

Parking Tickets

$40.00 effective 1/01/2018