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Brunswick County Coronavirus Information

07.13.2020

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County Contact Information & Virtual Services During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Brunswick County is urging individuals to visit our website and to call or email county departments for assistance first before visiting county offices. The County now requires appointments for in-person visits. Not sure who to contact? Call our main line and we can help direct your calls.

  • Main County Contact Information: 910.253.2000 / 800.442.7033

 

Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email Information (Available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

 

NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)

  • Phone: 1.866.462.3821

 

North Carolina 2-1-1 Program

  • For COVID-19 questions, dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162
  • Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211

 

View: Brunswick County declares a state of emergency due to COVID-19 (March 24, 2020)

 

The County has information and resources for individuals, businesses and municipalities that need assistance via the follow webpages:

Permit-Inspection Fee Schedule

Permits

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Fees

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Frequently Used Forms

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FloodPlain Administration

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Fee Schedule effective as of July 1, 2020

*Fee’s billed and paid by invoice

COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION PERMIT FEE CALCULATIONS
NEW CONSTRUCTION
Up to 15,000 sq. ft.
sq. ft x ICC Chart Value x .0035 = Permit Fee
15,001 sq. ft. and greater
sq. ft x ICC Chart Value x .0035 + sq. ft. >15000 x ICC Chart Value x .0012 = Permit Fee
*The Commercial New Construction Fee includes all trade permits. Trade contractor must still call in for permit, but no extra fee will be assessed. Failure to call in for trade permit will result in a working without permit charge of 2x permit fee ($200 minimum).
SHELL BUILDINGS
sq. ft x ICC Chart Value x .0035 - 20% = Permit Fee
UP FIT & MAJOR REMODEL
sq. ft. under roof x $60 per sq. ft. x .0045 = Permit Fee
DOCKS, DECKS, BULKHEADS, RETAINING WALLS AND PIERS
gross sq. ft. x $60 per sq. ft. x .0045 = Permit Fee
ADMINISTRATIVE FEES
FAILURE TO OBTAIN FINAL INSPECTIONS: $100 first offense, $100 and reported to licensing boards for additional offenses.
OCCUPYING A STRUCTURE PRIOR TO CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY: $100/day
REFUNDS: 25% of permit fee is retained if a permit is canceled before work begins. No refunds granted after work begins.
STANDARD COMMERCIAL FEES
Accessory Building less than equal to 400 sq. ft.$100.00
Accessory Building >400 sq. ft. use Commercial New Construction Formula
Building Relocation (includes trades)$375.00
Construction site office (includes trades)$300.00
Mobile sales office (includes trades)$300.00
Demolition$100.00
Appliance/Equipment Change-Out Permit (includes trades) (per appliance)$75.00
Trade permits for minor work - B, P, M, E$100.00
Facility/ALE licensing inspection$100.00
Pole signs and signs attached to building (includes trades)$125.00
Prior power to release$60.00
Roof Repair$100.00
Signs with foundations (includes trades)$200.00
Signs attached to building (trades not included)$125.00
Window replacement (additional $10/window after first window)$100.00
Working without a permit$200.00
Floodplain Development Permit$50.00
Temporary Certificate of Occupancy$200.00
Solar Farms (includes trades)$200.00
COMMERCIAL NON-RESIDENTIAL PLAN REVIEW
< 4000 sq. ft.$100.00
4000 sq. ft. - 15000 sq. ft.$125.00
15001 - 40000 sq. ft.$325.00
> 40000 sq. ft.$800.00
Condo/Apartment$500.00
Cell Tower$65.00
Townhomes (per unit)$65.00
RESIDENTIAL FEE CALCULATIONS
NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION
sq. ft. x ICC Chart Value x .004 = Permit Fee (Occupancy Type: R-3. Construction Type: VB)
*The Residential New Construction Permit Fee includes all trade (M, E, P) permits - Trade contractor still must call in for permit, but no fee will be assessed. Failure to call in for trade permit will result in a working without permit charge of 2x permit fee ($200 minimum).
REMODEL/RENOVATION
gross sq. ft. x $60 per sq. ft. x .0045 = Permit Fee
DOCKS, DECKS, BULKHEADS, RETAINING WALLS, AND PIERS
gross sq. ft. x $60 per sq. ft. x .0045 = Permit Fee
STANDARD RESIDENTIAL FEES
Accessory Building less than equal to 400 sq. ft.$100.00
Accessory Building >400 sq. ft. Formula: Sq. Ft. x ICC Chart Value x .006 = Permit Fee (Occupancy Type: U. Construction Type: VB)
Mobile Homes (includes all trades)$300.00
Trade permits for minor work - B, P, M, E$100.00
Demolition$50.00
Appliance/Equipment Change-Out Permit (includes trades) (per appliance)$75.00
Window replacement (more than $15000 - unlimited #)$75.00
Residential building relocation & modular (Includes all trades)$375.00
Prior cut on (electric or gas)$60.00
Re-inspection fee$75.00
Flood Development Permit$50.00
Temporary Certificate of Occupancy$100.00
RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERICAL FEES
After Hours Inspection Fee: Min. 2 hours (per hour) (Commercial and Residential)$100.00
Sub-Contractor Change$75.00
Duplicate Inspection Card Service Fee$6.00

 

 
 

 

Building I

Adjusted Operations Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Brunswick County now requires individuals to first visit our website for services and to contact county departments via phone or email to see if we can assist you virtually to support social distancing for our residents and team members during the COVID-19 pandemic.

If an in-person visit to a county office is necessary, you will need to schedule an appointment first via the phone and/or email listed below.

Contact

75 GOVERNMENT CENTER DRIVE
Building I

(910) 253-2021
eplans@brunswickcountync.gov
open mon-fri:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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