Public Notice

Public Notice

Brunswick County Coronavirus Update (April 6, 2020)

04.06.2020

Click Here for the Latest Coronavirus Update >> brunswickcountync.gov/alert-ticker/information-on-coronavirus/

Note >> Executive Order No. 121 Goes Into Effect Monday, March 30 at 5 p.m. through Wednesday, April 29

Read >> Frequently Asked Questions About Executive Order No. 121

 

Key Points

  • As of April 6, there are 26 positive cases of COVID-19, 124 pending test results and 626 confirmed negative test results, totaling 776 tests administered so far. Of the 26 positive cases, 13 have recovered; one is a death associated to COVID-19.
  • The location of COVID-19 cases in Brunswick County is a frequently asked question. Patients who have tested positive for COVID-19 are in isolation in their homes located within the majority of zip codes throughout the county. Brunswick County citizens should assume that community transmission of COVID-19 is present in their neighborhoods and take the appropriate precautions.
  • See a full list of food resources and programs available to those who need assistance in the full update (contact and/or applications/qualifications might be necessary).
  • If you recently traveled to Brunswick County from another country, another state, or even another county in North Carolina, you need to take responsible, proactive measures to quarantine yourself and any fellow travelers now. Stay at home unless you are visiting an essential service or operation (like visiting the grocery store, pharmacy, medical office, or work), exercising outdoors or helping a family member.
  • Brunswick County requires individuals to contact county departments via phone or email first and to schedule appointments for in-person visits if necessary.

 

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

 

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

 

Brunswick County Schools Information/Updates

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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Building Inspection Fee Schedule

As of July 1, 2019

*Fee’s 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 + 15001 sq. ft. or greater x ICC Chart Value x .0012 = Permit Fee
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
* These cost 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 $200 fee per trade.
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 Residential, one- and two-family. Construction Type: VB)
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
* These fees include 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 permit will result in a working without permit charge of $200 per trade.
STANDARD RESIDENTIAL FEES
Accessory Building less than equal to 400 sq. ft.$100.00
Accessory Building >400 sq. ft. use New Residential Construction Formula
Mobile Homes (includes all trades)$300.00
Trade permits for minor work - B, P, M, E$100.00
Appliance/Equipment Change-Out Permit (includes all trades)$75.00
Window replacement (more than $5000 - 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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