Building Department

The City of New Meadows contracts with Adams County Building Department for Building Inspection Services.  Structures in New Meadows must have a valid Building Permit prior to construction.  Download a Building Permit Application below.

Building Permit Application
Please allow up to two weeks for processing. Application must be submitted to New Meadows City Hall with appropriate fees and documentation.
Building Permit Application.pdf
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Building Permit Fees

Total Valuation

Building Permit Fee

$1.00 to $500.00

$23.50

Over $500.00 to $2,000.00

$23.50 for the first $500.00 plus $3.05 for each additional $100.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $2,000.00

Over $2,000.00 to $25,000.00

$69.25 for the first $2,000.00 plus $14.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $25,000.00

Over $25,000.00 to $50,000.00

$391.75 for the first $25,000.00 plus $10.10 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof, to and including $50,000.00

Over $50,000.00 to $100,000.00

$643.75 for the first $50,000.00 plus $7.00 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $100,000.00

Over $100,000.00 to $500,000.00

$993.75 for the first $100,000.00 plus $5.60 for each additional $1,000.00, or thereof, to and including $500,000.00

Over $500,000.00 to $1,000,000.00

$3,233.75 for the first $500,000.00 plus $4.75 for each additional $1,000.00, or fraction thereof, to and including $1,000,000.00

Over $1,000,000.00 to $5,000,00.00

$5,608.75 for the first $1,000,000.00 plus $3.65 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction thereof including $5,000,000.00.

Over $5,000,000.00 to $10,000,000.00 $20,208.75 for the first $5,000,000.00 PLUS $2.75 for each $1,000.00 or fraction thereof including $10,000,000.00
Over $10,000,000.00 $33,958.75 for the first $10,000,00.00 PLUS $2.00 for each $1,000.00 or fraction thereof.



Other Inspections & Fees

Plan Check Fee (Required for all permits)

65% of Building Permit Fee

Mobile Home Permit (Foundation Inspection)

$100

Re-Inspection Fee

$85 per additional inspection

Solid Waste Fee (Adams County)

All stick built structures

15¢ per square foot

Solid Waste Fee (Adams County)

All Mobile Homes or off-site constructed buildings

5¢ per square foot

Use of outside consultant for specialty plan checking, inspections, or both

Actual cost plus 10%



Land Use Fees  
Airport Zoning Application $100.00

Conditional Use Permit Applicaiton -

Residential

$100.00

Conditional Use Permit Applicaiton -

Non-Residential

$250.00
Variance Application $100.00
Zone Change Application $750.00
Annexation Application $750.00

Pre-Application Meeting / Review for

Subidvision or Planned Unit Development

$100.00
Preliminary Plat Application - Less than 10 Lots $750.00 + $10/Lot
Preliminary Plat Application - 10 Lots or more $1,500.00 + $10/Lot
Preliminary Plat Extension - Annual $100.00
Final Plat $750.00 = $10/Lot
Legal Publication Actual Cost + 10%
Public Notice Mailings $1 / Envelope
Engineering Review Actual Cost + 10%
Legal Review Actual Cost + 10%