Fee Schedules

City of McMinnville,
Planning & Zoning Department
101 East Main, McMinnville, TN 37110
(931) 473-1204 Fax (931) 473-6231
 
Fee Schedule

Subdivision
Preliminary & Final Plat (5 lots and under)                  $100.00
Preliminary & Final Plats (over 5 lots)                          $400.00
 
Zoning
Rezoning                                                                         $100.00
Special Exception (Use on Appeals)                            $50.00
Variance                                                                          $50.00
Administrative Appeal                                                   $50.00
Cell Tower Application                                                  $500.00
 
Permit Fees
  

Building Permit Fee   

      • When the Valuation is less than or equal to $50,000 the fee is $14.80 plus $7.20 for every $1,000, rounded up to the nearest thousand.
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      • When the Valuation is greater than $50,000 and less than or equal to $100,000 the fee is $375.00 plus $5.76 for every thousand over $50,000, rounded to the nearest thousand.
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      • When the Valuation is greater than $100,000 and less than or equal to $500,000 the fee is $663.00 plus $4.32 for every thousand over $100,000, rounded to the nearest thousand.
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      • When the Valuation is greater than $500,000 the fee is $2,391.00 plus $2.88 for every thousand over $500,000, rounded to the nearest thousand.

Plan Review Fee

      • When the Valuation is greater than $100,000 the fee is 50% of the Building Permit Fee.


As an example, if a valuation was $133,000, the fee would be $663 + (33,000/1,000)*4.32. For all results, round to the nearest dollar.

Other Fees

                     • Double permit fees for work without a permit

      • $10 re-inspection fee.  
      • Fee for permit extension. One free 180 day extension. At the end of that 180 day timeframe permit will expire and applicant is required to pay for a new building permit.

 Mechanical Permit

  • Same as Building Permit Fee formula above.
 
Sign Permit
  • Same as Building Permit Fee formula above.
 
Plumbing Permit
MISC. FEES:
  • Fixtures                                               $2.50 each (Refer to fixtures list on permit application)
  • Plastic Meter Box                                $43.00
  • Backflow Device                                 $44.00
  • Meter set w/ backflow                        $154.50
  • Permit Application                              $10.00
  • Inspection (Rough-in)                         $10.00 each house, apt., etc.
  • Inspection (Final - Plumbing)            $10.00 each house, apt., etc.
  • Inspection (Final - water)                   $10.00 each line
  • Inspection (Final - sewer)                   $10.00 each line
 
WATER TAP FEES:
                          Inside                                   Outside
  • ¾”           $   900.00                              $1,050.00
  • 1”            $1,150.00                              $1,300.00
  • 1½          $1,650.00                              $1,800.00
Larger taps will be considered on an individual basis.
 
SEWER TAP FEES:
                                      Inside             Outside
  • Gravity                  $750.00                 N/A
  • Force Main (Requires E-ONE Pump Installation – Including but not limited to Forrest Park and Meadowbrook.)
 
COMMERCIAL SEWER USE FEE BY FIXTURE UNIT DETERMINATION:
 
This is calculated in place of a sewer tap fee for larger commercial permit applications.  Refer to the Sewer Connection Fee Form & Fixture Unit Determination Scale.
 
TAP FEES EXEMPT BY ORDINANCE NO. 1284
  • Falcon Place
  • Hickory Creek Estates (City Sewer; Water is with WWVUD)
  • King’s Pointe – Water only; sewer n/a
  • King’s Ridge – Water only; sewer n/a
  • Post Hill Place
  • Silver Creek – Water only; sewer n/a
  • Stan Hillis Village – Water only; sewer n/a
  • Steeplechase
  • Stone Creek Crossing (City Sewer; Water is with WWVUD)
  • The Willows
SPECIAL CASES
  • Meadowbrook
Electric                                                                                                                 See Utility Provider
Water & Waste Water                                                                                      See Utility Provider
Building or Structure Demolition                                                                  $100.00
Building or Structure Relocation                                                                                  $100.00
Yard Sale                                                                                                                             $7.00
 
Document Fees
Comprehensive Plan                                                                                                         $50.00
Zoning Ordinance                                                                                                             $20.00
                (Free and available here)
Subdivision Regulations                                                                                                   $20.00
                (Free and available here)
Historic Guidelines                                                                                                            $20.00
 
Maps
Maps (GIS)                                                                                                           $10.00 Black and White
                                                                                                                                $15.00 Color
 
Copies
8.5 x 11                                                                                                                 $.50 Black and White
                                                                                                                                $1.00 Color
8.5 x 14                                                                                                                 $.50 Black and White
                                                                                                                                $1.00 Color
11 x 17                                                                                                                  $1.00 Black and White
                                                                                                                                $2.00 Color
24 x 36                                                                                                                  $5.00 Black and White
 
Research Fees                                                                                                     $25.00 minimum per hour