The total fee for permit approval shall be the sum of the below elements.

Base Permit Fee: $50

Inspection Fee: $150.00
2 hours x Current Inspector Burdened Rate (Minimum)
Additional Inspection as Warranted: # hours x Staff Burdened Rate

Plan Review Fee:   $110.00
  1 hour x   Current Engineer Burdened Rate (Minimum)
In-house plan   review fee + # hours x Current Engineer Burdened Rate
Third-party   review fees as billed to City, including City administrative costs

FRANCHISE PERMIT FEE, including gas, electric, telephone, etc. $50.00

Inspection Fee:   $75.00
1 hour x   Current Inspector Burdened Rate (Minimum)
Additional Inspection   as Warranted: # hours x Staff Burdened Rate

Plan Review Fee:   $110.00
1 hour x   Current Engineer Burdened Rate (Minimum)
In-house plan   review fee + # hours x Current Engineer Burdened Rate

Burdened rate for City staff:

Associate Engineer -$110.00
Engineering Technician -$75.00

Contact Us

Allison Judge, Permit Specialist, 253-299-5530, allisonj@sumnerwa.gov

To schedule inspections, please call the 24-hour inspection line at 253 299-5530.

For more information on code issues, please contact the Building Official at 253-299-5522 or rickk@sumnerwa.gov.