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Fees

Effective July 1, 2017.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding the fee schedule, please contact the Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures at (707) 565-2371.

Copies

ServicesRates
Copies of any requested record(s)$ 0.35/page
A charge for all hours associated with recovery/manipulation of data $ 177.00/hr
(¼ hr min)

Direct Marketing Program

Services Rates
Certified Producer's Certificate (CPC)$ 69.00
Certified Producer Certificate (CPC) for User Online Data Entry$ 35.00
Certified Producer Certificate (CPC) Amendment$ 35.00
Embossed Copy/Copy of CPC After First Two Copies$ 0.35/page
Certified Farmers' Market Application/Certificate$ 100.00

Farm Labor Contractor (FLC)

Service Rates
County Registration$ 35.00

Frost Protection Ordinance

ServicesRates
Registration$ 64.00
100% Penalty for late payments$ 64.00
 Exclusively treated waste water$ 0.00

Grading, Drainage, Vineyard/Orchard Site Development Program

Hazardous Materials Program

Services Rates
Hazardous Material Range 6 (55 gals <=1210 gals)$ 150.00
Hazardous Material Range 7 (>1210 gals cumulative)$ 240.00
Hazardous Waste Program ( <325 gals waste/year)$ 141.00
Hazardous Waste Program (>325 gals waste/year)$ 218.00
State Surcharge$   49.00
Technology Fee$   29.00

Miscellaneous

Services Rates
Master Permit Certification for Compliance Agreements $ 75.00/hr
Destination Point Inspection $ 75.00/hr
Grower Workshop: Pre-Registration $ 10.00
Grower Workshop: Registration at the Door $ 20.00
Additional CDFA Administrative Service Fee for Master Permits$ 125.00*

 *This is an annual state fee that must be paid directly to the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) by sending a check by January 31 each year to the Department of Food and Agriculture, and mailed to: Cashier, California Department of Food and Agriculture, PO Box 942872, Sacramento, CA 94271-2872  

More information about these state fees

Pest Control Operators

Services Rates
Agricultural Aircraft Pilot (in county) – Registration$ 10.00
Agricultural Aircraft Pilot (out of county) – Registration$   5.00
Agricultural Pest Control Operator (PCO) – Registration$ 86.00
Pest Control Advisor (in county) (PCA) – Registration$ 10.00
Pest Control Advisor (out of county) (PCA) – Registration$   5.00
Maintenance Gardener Pest Control – Registration$ 25.00
Branch I Structural Pest Control Operator (Operators/Field Representatives) Registration$ 25.00
Branch II & III Pest Control Operators (General) – Registration$ 10.00
Register Additional Structural Pest Control Operators, Field Representatives, and Branch Offices $ 10.00
Structural Test$ 15.00

Phytosanitary Certificate/Certificate of Quarantine Compliance (CQC)

Services Rates
Additional CDFA Administrative Service Fee for All Individual Phytosanitary Certificates*$  5.30*
State Phyto Certificate (Individual)$ 15.00
State Phyto Certificate (Individual) – in Santa Rosa Office$   7.50
State Phyto Certificate (additional cert for the same visit)$ 10.00
State Phyto Certificate (additional cert for the same visit) – in Santa Rosa Office$   5.00
Federal Phyto Certificate (Individual) + USDA Admin Fee below$ 57.00
Federal Phyto Certificate (Individual) – in Santa Rosa Office + USDA Admin Fee below$ 28.50
USDA Admin Fee for a Federal Phyto Certificate$  6.00**
Certificate of Quarantine Compliance (Individual) $ 15.00
Certificate of Quarantine Compliance (Individual) – in Santa Rosa Office$   7.50
Certificate of Quarantine Compliance (additional cert for the same visit)$ 10.00
Certificate of Quarantine Compliance (additional cert for the same visit) – in Santa Rosa Office$   5.00

*This is a state fee that is paid directly to the California Department of Food and Agriculture through the Phytosanitary Certificate Issuance and Tracking System (PCIT); this fee must be paid before a Phytosanitary Certificate will be issued.

More information about these state fees

**This is federal fee that is paid directly to USDA through the Phytosanitary Certificate Issuance and Tracking System (PCIT); this fee must be paid before a Phytosanitary Certificate will be issued.

Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures Staff Review of Permit and Resource Management (PRMD) Project

Services Rates
Project Review, C-CMO, Certificate of Modification $ 272.00
Project Review, C-CCC, Conditional Certificate of Compliance$ 272.00
Project Review, C-DRH, Design Review-With Hearing$ 272.00
Project Review, C-LLA, Lot Line Adjustment-Major$ 272.00
Project Review, C-MJS, Major Subdivision$ 272.00
Project Review, C-MNS, Minor Subdivision$ 272.00
Project Review, C-GPA, Plan Amendments-General$ 272.00
Project Review, C-SPA, Plan Amendments-Specific$ 272.00
Project Review, C-USE, Use Permits $ 272.00 
Project Review, C-VAR, Variance Permits$ 272.00 
Project Review, C-CZE, Zone Change$ 272.00
Project Review, B-ZPE, Zoning Permits That Require Posting$ 272.00
Project Review, B-ZPE, Zoning Permits With Environmental Review$ 272.00
Project Review Pre-Application Meeting$ 272.00

Labor Billable Rate

Effective July 1, 2017

Agricultural Division labor billing rate:  $177.00 per hour (¼ hour minimum charge).

Cannabis Zoning Permit Application Fees

Effective July 1, 2017

ServicesRates
Cottage Outdoor*$ 2,400
Specialty Outdoor*$ 3,018
Small Outdoor*$ 3,636

*Includes 1 application review, 1 pre-grow site inspection, and 1 annual cultivation site monitoring visit.

Any additional time will be billed at the Agricultural Division staff hourly rate of $177 (¼ hour minimum charge).

Annual Cultivation Site Monitoring for Permit Sonoma Permitted Sites

ServicesRates
Indoor & Mixed Light Cultivation and Indoor Nursery*$ 600
Outdoor Cultivation: Cottage and Specialty*$ 600
Outdoor Cultivation: Small* $ 600
Outdoor Cultivation: Medium and Outdoor Nursery* $ 900

*Any additional time billed at the Agricultural Division staff hourly rate of $177 (¼ hour minimum charge).

Miscellaneous Fees related to Cannabis Cultivation

ServicesRates
Ordinance Compliance Evaluation*$ 300
Re-Inspections and/or Re-reviews at Staff Hourly Rate$ 177
Canopy Visit Verification / Crop Loss Inspections at Staff Hourly Rate $ 177

*Includes 1 permit application review and 1 site inspection in conjunction with permit and site review.  Any additional time billed at Agricultural Division staff hourly rate of $177 (¼ hour minimum charge).

Contact Information

Business Hours
Monday – Friday
Open: 8:00 –12:00 AM

Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Address
Main Office
133 Aviation Boulevard
Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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