Fee Schedule

Town Of Newcastle Fee Schedules

(click on specific fee schedule or see Land Use Fee Schedule in lower section of this page)

General Fee Schedule

Plumbing & Septic Fee Schedule


Land Use Fee Schedule

Type of Application:

Plumbing & Septic - See Separate Plumbing & Septic Fee Schedule  
Single Family Home (Must have an approved septic Design) $ .15 sq. ft.
Additions, incl wharves (minimum $50) $ .15 sq. ft.
Accessory Structure including attached garage $ .10 sq. ft.
Change of Use/Home Occupation $ 25.00 up to 165 sq. ft.
Change of Use/Home Occupation $ .10 sq. ft. over 165 sq. ft.
Demolition (minimum $50) $ .10 sq. ft.
Commercial Permits (First 500 sq ft) $ 150.00  plus
$50.00 each additional 500 sq ft (to include sq ft of each floor),  
Sign (requires Sign Permit, not Land Use Permit) $ 30.00
Earth Moving $ 50.00 1st 40K sq. yds.
            anything over is $100.00  
Appeals Board  - Appeal $ 300.00
Appeals Board - Variance $ 100.00
Appeals Board - Special Exception $ 150.00
Planning Board * (If required, fees set by Planning Board)  
Site Review $ .30/sq ft up to 1,000 sq ft
Site Review $ .25/sq ft 1,001 - 20,000 sq ft
Site Review $ .15/sq ft over 20,000 sq ft
Design Review - Minor (Category I) $ 150.00
Design Review - Significant (Category II) $ 300.00

* Requires application for inclusion on Planning Board agenda. All applications, in entirety,
must be paid for and turned in two (2) weeks prior to Planning Board meeting.

Permit fees for permits secured after a project is begun are calculated at twice the normal rate.

A DEPOSIT WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ANY APPLICATION OR PERMIT REQUIRING AN INSPECTION OF A COMPLETED PROJECT.

THE DEPOSIT WILL BE A MINIMUM OF $100.00 OR 50% OF THE PERMIT FEE, WHICHEVER IS GREATER, BUT NOT TO EXCEED_$5,000.00.

ALL FEES ARE ROUNDED DOWN TO THE NEAREST WHOLE DOLLAR AND PERMITS WILL NOT BE ISSUED UNTIL FEES ARE PAID IN FULL. THE INSPECTION DEPOSIT WILL BE RETURNED TO THE APPLICANT ONCE THE CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER HAS GIVEN THE TREASURER THE COMPLETED PERMIT READY TO BE FILED.

July 9, 2007 updated/voted August 13, 2007