City of Newport, MN

Building Inspections

Building Permits

Permit Fees

 

City of Newport
596 7th Avenue
Newport, MN 55055
Phone: (651) 459-5677
Fax: (651) 459-9883

Hours: Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

BUILDING PERMIT FEES

General Building Permit Fees

*Any projects not listed below are based on value

*All projects listed below that are not based on value are subject to a $1.00 state surcharge fee. 

 

Residential Re-roof $50
Commercial Re-roof Based on Value
Residential Re-side $50
Commercial Re-side Based on Value
Residential Demolition $100
Commercial Demolition $150
Replace Different Sized Windows Based on Value
Storage Shed (Under 200 square feet) $75
Storage Shed (Over 200 square feet) Based on Value
Wood Burning Fireplace Based on Value
Gas Fireplace $50
Swimming Pool Based on Value
Moving House / Building $300
Perform Work Without Permit Double Permit Fee
Retaining Wall (Over 4') Based on Value

 

Mechanical Permit Fees

*Any projects not listed below are based on value

*All projects listed below that are not based on value are subject to a $1.00 state surcharge fee. 

 

Residential
Air to Air Exchanger $75
Air Conditioners $75
Up to 400,000 BTU's $75
Each additional 100,000 BTU's $15
Commercial
All permits based on value of project

 

Plumbing Permit Fees

*Any projects not listed below are based on value

*All projects listed below that are not based on value are subject to a $1.00 state surcharge fee. 

 

Residential
Permit Fee $50
Fee Per Opening $15
Water Heater/Softener $15
Commercial
All permits based on value of project

 

Based on Value Fees

 

Permit Cost
Project Valuation
Permit Fee Amount
$1-$500
$25
$501-$2,000
$25 + $3.25/additional $100
$2,001-$25,000
$73.50 + $14.75/additional $1,000
$25,001-$50,000
$415.75 + $10.75/additional $1,000
$50,001-$100,000
$682.50 + $7.50/additional $1,000
$100,001-$500,000
$1,053.50 + $6/additional $1,000
$500,001-$1,000,000
$3,427.75 + $5/additional $1,000
$1,000,001 and up
$5,495.25 + $4/additional $1,000

Plan Review Cost

65% of Permit Cost
State Surcharge Cost
Project Valuation
State Surcharge Fee Amount
Minimum Cost
$5
$1,000,000 or less
$0 + 0.0005 x Project Valuation
$1,000,001 - $2,000,000
$500 + 0.0004 x Project Valuation - $1,000,000
$2,000,001 - $3,000,000
$900 + 0.0003 x Project Valuation - $2,000,000
$3,000,001 - $4,000,000
$1,200 + 0.0002 x Project Valuation - $3,000,000
$4,000,001 - $5,000,000
$1,400 + 0.0001 x Project Valuation - $4,000,000
$5,000,001 and up
$1,500 + 0.00005 x Project Valuation - $5,000,000