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Fee Schedule

Alcoholic Beverage License Fees:      
Retail wine & beer or other malt beverages $460.00
Wholesale beer or other malt beverages     $935.00
Retail liquor - sale by package only     $750.00
Retail liquor - sale by drink only     $1,500.00
Retail liquor - sale by package and drink     $2,000.00
Wholesale liquor     $1,500.00
Wholesale wine     $150.00
Transfer of license (change in management, not ownership)     $25.00
Sunday Sales     $150.00
       
Boring Fees:      
0' to 20'     $1,500.00
20' to 50'     $2,500.00
       
Building Permit Fees:      
Single family residence - 2500 sq ft or less     $500.00
Single family residence - 2501 sq ft - 5000 sq ft     $600.00
Single family residence - 5001 sq. ft - 7500 sq ft     $700.00
Single family residence - 7501 sq ft - 10,000 sq ft     $800.00
Single family residence - 10,001 sq ft and over     $900.00
Multi-family (per unit)     $500.00
       
       
Commercial projects (i.e.,  pools, buildings) - by total valuation:      
$1000 and less (per inspection)     $50.00
$1000 to $50,000 (first $1000) - plus $10.00 for each add'l thousand or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000     $50.00
$50,000 to $100,000 (first $50,000) - plus $8.00 for each add'l thousand or fraction thereof, to and incl. $100,000     $540.00
$100,000 to $500,000 (first $100,000) - plus $6.00 for each add'l thousand or fraction thereof, to and incl. $500,000     $940.00
$500,000 and up (first $500,000) - plus $4.00 for each add'l thousand or fraction thereof     $2,940.00
Garages, storage building, residential additions (per inspection)     $35.00
       
       
       
Plan Review Fee:      
Retrofitting/buildout commercial space     $150.00
Residential     $50.00
Commercial     $300.00
Residential Re-Inspections     $45.00
Commercial Re-Inspections     $50.00
       
Cell Tower Submittal Fee:      
New structure (does not include cost for site plan or conditional use)     $3,500.00
Replacement or co-location     $500.00
Modification of existing cell tower     $500.00
       
Cemetery Fees:      
Burial, ashes     $20.00
Children     $25.00
All others     $75.00
Cost of lots (per space)     $250.00
       
Conditional Use Request (CUP):      
Includes one (1) sign     $150.00
Amendment to conditions placed on CUP     $100.00
       
Convenience Fee - online utility payments     3.5% of payment amount
       
Copy fees: (per page)     $0.10
       
Culvert permit     $35.00
       
Demolition permit     $50.00
       
Electrical (Commercial) Inspection Fees: (per site visit)     $50.00
Payable at end of project - prior to certificate of occupancy being issued)      
       
Excavation permit     $35.00
       
Fence permit     $35.00
       
Flood Maps:      
Small     $5.00
Large     $10.00
       
Investigative fee for alcoholic beverage licenses     $20.00
       
LDA permit     $150.00
Per acre     $40.00
       
Leisure Services - Senior Citizens:      
Membership fee - non Pooler/Bloomingdale residents - quarterly fee     $25.00
       
Live Entertainment Permit, per year     $100.00
       
Mechanical (Commercial) Inspection Fees: (per site visit)     $50.00
Payable at end of project - prior to certificate of occupancy being issued)      
       
Mobile home or construction trailer permit fee     $65.00
       
Occupational tax administrative fee (non-refundable)     $25.00
       
Picnic shelter rental (in Sangrena Woods):      
Deposit - refundable once key is returned and no damage found     $50.00
Rental fee (per day)     $100.00
       
Pool permits:      
Above ground     $35.00
Private pool - inground     $100.00
       
       
Plumbing (Commercial) Inspections (per site visit) - payable at end of project, prior to C.O. being issued     $50.00
Apartments, hotels, motels, per floor     $50.00
Shopping centers with individual addresses, per unit     $50.00
       
       
       
Recreation park rental fees: equipment/facility rental fees:    
Complex @ 200 Preston Stokes Drive, per field, weekdays beginning 5:00 p.m. or later     $75.00
Complex @ 200 Preston Stokes Drive, per field, Saturday/Sunday/weekdays prior to 5:00 p.m.     $150.00
Complex @ 900 S. Rogers Street), per field, per day     $100.00
Pitching machines, per machine, per day     $25.00
       
Recreation program fees:      
       
Youth Sports:      
Online Resident fee:     $40.00
Walk-in Resident fee:     $45.00
Online Non-Resident fee:     $85.00
Walk-in Non-Resident fee:     $90.00
Late registration fee:     $10.00
       
Adult Basketball - Team Registration     $400.00
       
Gymnastics and Tumbling:      
Online fee:     $40.00
Walk-in fee:     $45.00
       
Dance:      
10 years old and under:     $50.00
10 years old or older     $60.00
       
Reinspection fees - commercial     $50.00
       
Returned check charge     $25.00
       
Sanitation rates:  (Amended 1-2017)*    
Sanitation-only user deposit (renters)     $75.00
Wheeled trash carts - non-refundable deposit, per cart     $75.00
Residential trash service (includes one (1) recycling cart service), per month, one (1) trash cart     $19.96
Residential trash service - additional trash cart, per month     $9.46
Commercial trash service (carts), per month     $17.86
Additional recycling cart - residential/commercial (with trash cart service) carts, non-refundable deposit, per cart     $25.00
Additional recycling service fee, per month/per cart     $7.35
Re-delivery fee for repossessed carts - amended 1/22/13     $50.00
       
*2.5% increase effective every January      
       
Sewer Tap Fees - Aid to Construction (Wastewater Treatment Plant); per gallon:     $4.40
       
       
Sewer rates *      
Residential, single family dwelling units, condominium, townhouses and apartments, per unit, per month:      
Base charge     $12.34
Per 1,000 gallons     $3.20
Unmetered residences or residences on private waterwells, flat rate, per month     $26.14
Commercial, per month      
Base charge     $41.17
0-5,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.20
Over 5,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.56
Hotels, motels, hospitals, nursing homes, per month, per room      
Base charge     $5.49
First 3,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.20
Over 3,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.56
Multi-family on master meter      
Base charge, per unit     $12.34
Per 1,000 gallons     $3.20
Senior Rate      
Base charge     $10.45
Per 1,000 gallons     $2.49
Industrial      
Domestic strength sewage - rate same as commercial      
Industrial strength sewage - rates to be negotiated      
Municipal - rates to be negotiated      
       
*2.5% increase effective every January      
       
       
Sign permit       $50.00
Sign permit - special events     $50.00
       
Site plan review submittal fees:      
Site plan submittal fee     $600.00
Site plan revision     $300.00
Re-approval of expired site/landscape plan     $150.00
       
Standard Specifications CD     $75.00
       
Subdivisions:      
Minor subdivision:      
Preliminary plan     $150.00
Final plat     $150.00
Major subdivision:      
Sketch plan     $150.00
Preliminary plan - plus $10.00 per lot     $250.00
Final plat w/maintenance bond review     $200.00
Final plat w/performance bond review     $250.00
Five-acre tract subdivision:      
Final plat     $75.00
Revisions to recorded plat fees:      
Recombinations, combinations (includes recording one (1) mylar)     $75.00
Additional mylars, per each     $25.00
       
*Tap-in fees - Sewer: (see table)      
Single family and multi-family residential, per unit     $500.00
Commercial/industrial, plus $10.00 per 1,000 gallons of anticipated water use over 8,000 gallons per month     $500.00
Special commercial - hotels, motels, hospitals, nursing homes, plus $75.00 per room     $500.00
       
*Tap-in fees - Water (does not include cost of meter): (see table)      
Three-fourths by five-eighths inch meter (single family residential)     $500.00
One inch meter     $500.00
One and one-half inch meter or two inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $500.00
Three inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $1,250.00
Four inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $2,500.00
Six inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $4,700.00
Eight inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $5,800.00
10-inch meter, plus $10.00 per 1,000 gallons of anticipated water use over 8,000 gallons, per month     $6,900.00
Hotels, motels, inns, initial connection expansion, plus $150 per room     $4,500.00
Restaurants:      
Freestanding, plus $140 per seat     $2,500.00
Hotel restaurant, per seat (excluding bar seats)     $125.00
Service stations, with facilities     $2,500.00
With car washing facilities     $4,500.00
Car wash only     $4,000.00
Office, retail, shops, other commercial establishments:      
Three-fourths inch meter     $500.00
One inch meter     $500.00
One and one-half inch meter or two inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $500.00
Two inch meter - plus $10.00 per 1,000 gallons of anticipated water use over 8,000 gallons, per month     $500.00
Industrial:      
Three-fourths by five-eighths inch meter     $500.00
One inch meter     $500.00
One and one-half inch meter or two inch meter     $500.00
Three inch meter, plus $150 per unit     $1,250.00
Four inch meter     $2,500.00
Six inch meter     $4,700.00
Eight inch meter, plus $10.00 per 1,000 gallons of anticipated water use over 8,000 gallons, per month     $5,800.00
       
       
       
       
       
       
Timber harvesting permit      $50.00
       
Tire disposal fees:      
Passenger cars/light weight truck tires (off rim)     $3.00
Passenger cars/light weight truck tires (on rim)     $5.00
Heavy weight truck tires (off rim)     $15.00
Heavy weight truck tires (on rim)     $25.00
       
Towing fees:      
Services provided by head-out wrecker service, not to exceed     $85.00
Vehicle storage (provided by head-out wrecker service), per day     $15.00
       
Variance request (includes one (1) sign)     $150.00
       
*Water Tap Fees - Aid to Construction: (see table)      
1998 GEFA Loan (Savannah Quarters area South end of Pooler Parkway; per ERU     $1,666.00
1998 GEFA Loan (Somersby Subdivision); per ERU     $973.00
1998 GEFA Loan (Jabot Tract, Harmony Townes, Harmony); per ERU     $800.00
2003 GEFA Loan (Morgan Tract, Morgan Pines, Oglethorpe Square); per ERU     $3,400.00
2005 GEFA Loan (JACP Properties & Capallo Family, Hunt Club); per ERU     $1,830.00
2005 GEFA Loan (Morgan Lakes); per ERU     $1,780.00
       
Water Tap Fees - City of Savannah Capitol Cost Recovery Fee:      
Godley Station area north end Pooler Pkwy, JACP Properties & Capallo Family (Hunt Club), Morgan Lakes,      
Savannah Quarters area south end of Pooler Pkwy; per ERU     $1,415.00
       
Water meters: (Total Cost)    
Three-fourths inch     $517.00
One inch     $786.50
One and one half inch     $1,287.00
Two inch     $1,465.00
Three inch     $1,715.00
Four inch     $2,875.00
Six inch     $4,985.00
Eight inch     $7,985.00
10-inch     $10,235.00
       
       
       
Water meters - Fire line:      
Four inch F2 compact     $6,600.00
Six inch F2 compact     $8,800.00
Eight inch F2 Fire Service     $13,255.00
Ten inch F2 Fire line     $18,215.00
       
MXU Radio Read Fee: per meter      $135.00
Damaged device - first device replaced  @ no charge; second and subsequent device damaged:  per meter,      
  charged to utility customer's account   $135.00
       
       
       
Water meter repair parts/repair fees:      
Dual check for 3/4" meter     $42.50
Star 3/4"     $27.50
Iron lid for 3/4" box     $24.50
3/4" upper     $68.00
3/4" base     $46.90
3/4" meter     $110.00
3/4" box (includes brass and recessed lids)     $272.00
       
Dual check for 1" meter     $55.00
Ball valve for 1" meter     $77.50
Star 1"     $52.60
Iron lid for 1"     $31.75
1" left side     $106.00
1" right side     $106.00
1" meter     $177.50
1" box (includes brass and recessed lids)     $474.00
       
Service call     $55.00
Service call - more than one (1) hour, per 1/4 hour     $10.00
       
Water:  Backflow preventer inspection fees: (Effective 8/20/12)      
Up to 2", per device     $75.00
Up to 2", more than five (5) devices for same property, per device     $50.00
Over 2", per device     $100.00
Re-test, if device fails and has to be repaired by certified plumber     $25.00
       
Utility service rates:      
Water service deposit (renters only) Amended 1-2015     $150.00
Penalty for non-payment for each meter scheduled for disconnection:     $50.00
Water rates:*      
Residential, single family dwelling units, condominiums, townhouses, apartments per unit, per month:      
Base charge for first 2,000 gallons     $9.15
2,001 gallons to 8,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $2.41
8,001 gallons to 14,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.60
Over 14,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $7.22
       
Commercial, per month:      
Base charge for first 5,000 gallons     $41.17
5,001 gallons to 25,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $2.41
25,001 gallons to 225,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.60
Over 225,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $7.22
       
Hotels, motels, hospitals, nursing homes, per month, per room:      
Base charge for first 1,000 gallons     $2.89
1,001 gallons to 2,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $2.41
2,001 gallons to 5,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.60
Over 5,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $7.22
       
Senior citizens, per month:      
Base charge for first 2,000 gallons     $6.53
2,001 gallons to 8,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $1.77
8,001 gallons to 14, 000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $2.64
Over 14,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $5.30
       
Multi-family on master meter, per unit, per month:      
Base charge for first 2,000 gallons     $9.15
2,001 gallons to 8,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $2.41
8,001 gallons to 14,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $3.60
Over 14,000 gallons, per 1,000 gallons     $7.22
       
Industrial:  Water rates same as commercial      
       
Hydrant meters, quarterly fee     $117.54
Per 1,000 gallons     $2.66
Charge for failure to bring meter in for reading     $50.00
Swimming pool - fee for fire department to fill pools, plus charge for water used as stated above     $25.00
Deposit     $940.00
Permit fee     $120.00
       
*2.5% increase effective every January      
       
Well permit:     $35.00
Shallow wells (less than 75 feet)     $65.00
Deep wells (75 ft and over)      
       
Zoning fees:      
Certification letter     $25.00
Map amendment petition:  Fees shall accompany application      
0 to 50,000 sq ft     $200.00
50,001 to 100,000 sq ft     $300.00
100,001 to 200,000 sq ft     $350.00
200,001 to 300,000 sq ft     $400.00
300,001 sq ft and over     $450.00
Amendments to conditions placed on map amendment     $150.00
       
Map amendment for PUD Master Plan fees:      
Change in development standards, density, etc     $100.00
Zoning change (see above)      
       
Zoning maps:      
Small     $5.00
Large     $10.00
       
Zoning text amendment     $150.00
       
       
       
       
       
       
*Table for Calculating Anticipated Water Usage/Aid to Construction Fees      
       
Type of Structure   Water Usage in Gallons per Day  
       
Assembly hall, per seat   3  
Automotive repair/tire shop, per bay   60  
Bakery, per 100 sq. ft.   15  
Bank, per 200 sq. ft.   30  
Barber/beauty shop, per chair   125  
Bars:      
  Each employee 10  
  Each seat, excluding restaurant 40  
Bowling alley, per lane (additional for bar, lounge/restaurant   50  
Car wash, per stall   1000  
Church, without daycare/kindergarten, per seat   5  
Clinic, per exam room   150  
Convenience store, per 1000 sq. ft.   350  
Correctional institute, per bed   125  
Country club. recreation facilities only, per member   25  
Daycare center, per person   15  
Dental office, per chair   200  
Pharmacy, per store   500  
Factories, per employee   25  
  with showers, add, per employee 10  
  with kitchen, add, per employee 15  
Fitness center, per 100 sq. ft.   6  
Food service with restrooms and kitchen:      
  Restaurant, less than 24 hrs/day operation, per seat 32  
  Cafeteria, less than 24 hrs/day opeartion, per seat 63  
  Restaurant, 24 hrs/day operation, per seat 100  
  Drive-in restaurant, per car space 50  
  Carry-out only, per 100 sq. ft. 75  
Grocery store, per 100 sq. ft.   10  
Hospital, per bed   250  
Hotel/motel, no kitchen, per room   100  
Kitchen for daycare, kingergarten, per person   20  
Laundry, self-service, per machine   200  
Laundry, commercial, per machine   1000  
Mobile home park, per site   300  
Nail salon, per chair   125  
Nursing home, per bed   150  
Office, per 200 sq. ft.   30  
Physician office, per exam room   300  
Residences/apartments:       
  One bedroom 150  
  Two bedroom and larger, condominiums, duplexes, single-family dwelling, per dwelling unit 350  
Schools:      
  Boarding, per person 100  
  Day, restrooms only, per person 15  
  Day, restrooms and cafeteria, per person 20  
  Day, restrooms, gym and cafeteria, per person 25  
Gas stations, per pump   300  
Retail/shopping center, per 100 sq. ft.   10  
Stadium, per seat   2  
Theater, per seat   5  
Travel trailer park, with independent      
  water/sewer connection, per site 175  
Veterinary hospital, non-boarding, per room   70  
Veterinary hospital, boarding, per room   200  
Warehouse, per 1000 sq. ft.   10