Fee Schedule

    City of Live Oak
    Fee Schedule

    Revised on October 27, 2020
    Amended by Ordinance 1581 on June 11, 2019

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    Office of the City Secretary - Fee Schedule

    ALCOHOL PERMIT FEES

    Permit Type Fees
    Beer on premises $187.50
    Wine and beer on premises $187.50
    Wine and beer, late night $250.00
    Beer off premises $30.00
    Wine and beer off premises $30.00
    Wine only package store $125.00
    Mixed drinks on premises $375.00
    Mixed drinks, late night $250.00
    Package store $150.00
    Local distributors $50.00
    Beverage cartage $10.00

    Note: All fees are annually. Multiple fees may apply to individual establishments, dependent on services.

    COIN OPERATED MACHINE FEES

    Permit Type Fees
    Coin Operated Machine $15.00/machine

    Note: All fees are annually. List of current coin operated machines must be provided. As new machines are added or replaced, updates must be provided.

    OPEN RECORDS REQUESTS FEES

    Fee Type Fees
    Open Records Request (printed) 10 cents/page
    Open Records Request (digital) $5.00/DVD


    Police Department - Fee Schedule

    ALARM PERMITS

    Permit Type Fees
    Residential $10.00 annually
    Commercial $50.00 annually
    False Alarm (up to two) no charge
    False Alarm (3-4) $50.00/incident
    False Alarm (5+) municipal court summons/incident

    SOLICITOR PERMITS

    Permit Type Fees
    Application Fee $10.00 annually
    Annual Fee $150.00/year
    Monthly Fee $30.00/month
    Weekly Fee $5.00/week
    Daily Fee $2.00/day

    MISCELLANEOUS

    Fee Type Fees
    Police or Accident Report $6.00/report
    Certified Copy of Police or Accident Report $2.00/report
    Fingerprint Card $5.00 each
    Open Records Request subject to TAC


    Animal Control Department - Fee Schedule

    PET LICENSING FEES

    License Type Fees
    Unaltered/not chipped pets $5.00 annually
    Altered pets/not chipped $2.00 annually
    Altered and chipped pets no charge

    IMPOUNDMENT FEES

    Fee Type Fees
    1st Offense $30.00/animal
    2nd Offense $40.00/animal
    3rd Offense and any additional $50.00/animal
    Every day after first day of impoundment $10.00/day/animal

    MISCELLANEOUS

    Fee Type Fees
    Microchipping $10.00/animal
    Bite Case Quarantine $130.00/animal
    Adoption $60.00/animal


    Fire Department - Fee Schedule

    RE-INSPECTION FEES

    Fee Type Fees
    Re-Inspection Fee (up to two) $100.00/re-inspection
    Re-Inspection Fee (3-4) $200.00/re-inspection
    Re-Inspection Fee (5+) municipal court summons/incident

    FALSE ALARM FEES

    Fee Type Fees
    False Alarm (up to two) no charge
    False Alarm (3-4) $50.00/incident
    False Alarm (5+) municipal court summons/incident


    Development Services Department - Fee Schedule

    COMMERICAL BUILDING PERMITS

    Construction Costs Fees
    $1.00 to $1,000.00 $50.00
    $1,001.00 to $50,000.00 $50.00 plus $6.00 per $1,000.00
    $50,001.00 to $100,000.00 $265.00 plus $5.00 per $1,000.00
    $100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $465.00 plus $4.00 per $1,000.00
    Greater than $500,000.00 $1,665.00 plus $3.00 per $1,000.00

    Note: Building Permit fee is TOTAL cost of project for commercial building permits. For large projects requiring TDLR review the building permit fee will be figured on the cost that was sent to TDLR. Plan review fee is ½ the cost of the Building Permit Fee.

    The two (2) following Fee Schedules ONLY apply to New Commercial projects

    This Initial Inspection Fee will be applied to all NEW Commercial Construction.
    The Building Permit Fee will be 50% of the Initial Inspection Fee
    The Initial Inspection Fee shall be paid at the same time the Building Permit is Paid
    Plans Review Fee will be paid at the time of Plans drop-off

    Initial Inspection Fee

    Valuation Fee
    $1.00 to $10,000.00 $76.92
    $10,001.00 to $25,000.00 $108.75 the first $10,000.00 plus $8.40 for each additional $1000.00
    25,001.00 to $50,000.00 $234.75 the first $25,000.00 plus $6.06 for each additional $1000.00
    50,001.00 to $100,000.00 $386.25 the first $50,000.00 plus $4.20 for each additional $1000.00
    $100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $596.25 the first $100,000.00 plus $3.36 for each additional $1000.00
    $500,001.00 to $1,000,000.00 $1,940.25 the first $500,000.00 plus $2.85 for each additional $1000.00
    $1,000,001.00 and up $3,365.25 the first $1,000,000.00 plus $1.89 for each additional $1000.00

    PLANS REVIEW FEE

    $1.00 to $10,000.00 $50.00
    $10,001.00 to $25,000.00 $70.69 the first $10,000.00 plus $5.46 for each additional $1000.00
    25,001.00 to $50,000.00 $152.59 the first $25,000.00 plus $3.94 for each additional $1000.00
    50,001.00 to $100,000.00 $251.09 the first $50,000.00 plus $2.73 for each additional $1000.00
    $100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $387.59 the first $100,000.00 plus $2.19 for each additional $1000.00
    $500,001.00 to $1,000,000.00 $1,263.59 the first $500,000.00 plus $1.85 for each additional $1000.00
    $1,000,001.00 and up $2,188.59 the first $1,000,000.00 plus $1.23 for each additional $1000.00

    CONTRACTOR’S REGISTRATION FEE

    $100.00-Initial Registration
    $75.00 – Yearly Renewal
    *Fee is prorated after May 31th of each year.



    COMMERICAL ONLY

    PLUMBING / MECHANICAL / ELECTRICAL / IRRIGATION / FOUNDATION
    REPAIRS (FOUNDATION REPAIRS NEED ENGINEER LETTER W/SEAL) / FIRE
    ALARM SYSTEMS / FIRE LINE PERMITS / AUTOMATIC FIRE SPRINKLER
    SYSTEM /FIRE LINE UNDERGROUND/ CURBS, GUTTERS & SIDEWALKS , SOLAR
    and ANY OTHER PERMIT UNDER THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT NOT LISTED.
    Copy of license may be required for certain permits.

    PERMIT FEES

    $1.00 to $1,000.00 $50.00
    $1,001.00 to $50,000.00 $50.00 plus $6.00 per $1,000.00
    $50,001.00 to $100,000.00 $265.00 plus $5.00 per $1,000.00
    $100,001.00 to $500,000.00 $465.00 plus $4.00 per $1,000.00
    Greater than $500,000.00 $1,665.00 plus $3.00 per $1,000.00
    CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY $50.00
    ANNUAL PERMIT (IAW Section 105.1.1 of the International Building Code). $500.00
    PUBLIC SWIMMING POOL ANNUAL
    PERMIT/INSPECTION
    $150.00
    SWIMMING POOL RE-INSPECTIONS $75.00 each re-inspect

    BOILERS

    Base fee $50.00 Plus
    33,000 BTU (1BHP) to 165,000 (5BHP) $5.00
    165,001 BTU to 330,000 (10BHP) $10.00
    330,001 BTU to 1,165,000 (52BHP) $15.00
    1,165,001 BTU to 3,300,000 (98BHP) $25.00
    Over 3,300,000 BTU $35.00

    MISCELLANEOUS PERMITS

    Tent Permit $50.00 per month
    Construction Barricades
    Partial Street $50.00
    Full Street $100.00
    DEMOLITION FEE $100.00
    Home Movers Fee $50.00 Plus Insurance and Surety Bond
    Signs:
    Base Fee $200.00 plus job cost
    $0 to $300.00 $5.00
    $301.00 to $1,000.00 $10.00
    $1,001 to $25,000.00 $15.00
    $25,001.00 to $75,000.00 $25.00
    Over $75,000.00 $50.00
    Temporary Banner $20.00 (30 day permit)

    BILLBOARD SIGN PERMITS SHALL BE ISSUED ON AN ANNUAL BASIS AND WILL EXPIRE ONE (1) YEAR FOLLOWING THEIR ISSUANCE. BILLBOARD SIGN PERMITS SHALL BE FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00) PER YEAR.

    GASOLINE TANK PERMIT

    1-1,000 Gallons $50.00
    Over 1,000 Gallons $80.00
    PUMP EXCHANGE PERMIT $40.00

    GASOLINE TANK PERMIT

    1-1,000 Gallons $50.00
    Over 1,000 Gallons $80.00
    PUMP EXCHANGE PERMIT $40.00

    FOOD ESTABLISHMENT PERMIT – ANNUAL FEE

    Food Establishment Permit $500.00
    Private Food Service Facility $325.00
    Temporary Establishments $50.00 per event
    Mobile Food Vendor and Seasonal Vendor permits $225.00
    HEALTH RE-INSPECTION $75.00-Failure
    BURN PERMIT (SEE FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR APPROVED LIST) $50.00
    RESTAMP PLANS- COMMERCIAL $200.00
    RESTAMP PLANS –RESIDENTIAL $50.00

    REINSPECTION

    Re-inspection Fee - any type of project
    (except as specifically noted in the fee schedule)
    $50.00-1st and $75.00-2nd & $100.00-3rd

    MULTI FLOOR AUTOMATIC FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM / FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS INSPECTIONS

    A MAXIUM OF THREE (3) PARTIAL INSPECTIONS ARE ALLOWED PER FLOOR. IF MORE THAN THREE (3) PARTIALS ARE REQUIRED PER FLOOR A $50.00 FEE WILL APPLY PER INSPECTION

    Residential Building Permit Fees

    Minimum permit fee $50.00
    New Single Family Residential (one & two family dwellings) per square foot $ .50
    New Accessory structures per square foot $ .50
    A plan check fee of 50% of the building permit fee is assessed to all permits for the review of residential construction documents and plans associated with a permit.
     
    Flatwork/Deck $150.00
    Patio/Patio Covers $150.00
    Carports $150.00
    Roof Replacement $200.00
    Swimming Pools
    Above Ground $100.00
    In Ground $500.00
    Foundation Repairs $250.00
    Fences-New $50.00
     
    Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing Permit Fees
    Repair/Replacement $60.00
    New Construction Per Single Family Home $200.00
    Multi Family Homes per unit $60.00
     
    Irrigation Permit Fees
    Permit Fee $60.00
    Plus per sprinkler head $1.00
    Plus per backflow preventer $3.00
     
    Solar Panel Fees
    Permit Fee $60.00
    Per Panel Fee $10.00
     
    Fire Sprinklers Per Unit $50.00
    Fire Alarm System Per Building $150.00
    Fire Line Per Building $200.00

    This is brick and mortar cost ONLY. (One hard copy of the building plans to include MEP’s and PDF)



    Planning & Zoning Department - Fee Schedule

    PLATTING FEES
    Cost includes Preliminary and Final Platting & Re-Platting

    Property Size Fees
    0 - 5 Acres $325.00
    5 plus - 10 acres $375.00
    l O plus - 20 acres $475.00
    20 plus - 50 acres $775.00
    50 plus - 100 acres $1,275.00
    100 plus acres $1,500.00

    RE-ZONING FEES

    Property Size Fees
    0 - 5 Acres $325.00
    5 plus - 10 acres $375.00
    10 plus - 20 acres $475.00
    20 plus - 50 acres $775.00
    50 plus - 100 acres $1,275.00
    100 plus acres $1,500.00

    MISCELLANEOUS

    Fee Type Fees
    Specific Use Permit $500.00
    Tree Preservation Plan $300.00
    Overall Master Layout Plan $250.00
    Comprehensive Sign Plan $250.00
    Zoning Verification Letter $15.00
    Will Serve Letter $15.00
    Amending Plat Fee $50.00
    Variance Fee (Board of Adjustment and City Council for Sign Variance) $500.00


    Recreation Department - Fee Schedule

    FACILITY RENTAL FEES

    Rental Type Fees
    Clubhouse Rentals:
    Friday/Saturday (Resident) $150.00
    Sunday (Resident) $100.00
    Friday/Saturday (Non-Resident) $250.00
    Sunday (Non-Resident) $200.00
     
    Pavilion Rentals:
    Monday-Thursday (Resident) $40.00
    Friday-Sunday (Resident) $60.00
    Monday-Thursday (Non-Resident) $60.00
    Friday-Sunday (Non-Resident) $100.00
     
    Gazebo Rental $35.00

    SWIMMING POOL FEES

    Fee Type Fees
    Daily Admission:
    Resident $2.00/person
    Non-Resident $5.00/person
     
    Season Passes:
    Resident $30.00/person
    Non-Resident $50.00/person
     
    Swim Lessons:
    Resident $40.00/session/child
    Non-Resident $45.00/session/child
     
    Private Pool Parties:
    2 Hour (Resident) $175.00
    3 Hour (Resident) $225.00
    2 Hour (Non-Resident) $225.00
    3 Hour (Non-Resident) $275.00

    MISCELLANEOUS

    Fee Type Fees
    Cross Country Course Usage $250.00
    Disc Golf Course Usage $250.00