Permit Sonoma Fire Prevention

Fire Prevention Fees

Fees for Fiscal Year 2019 - 2020

Adopted by Board of Supervisors Resolution  No. 19-0214
Effective July 12, 2019

Estimated Residential Construction Fees

Hourly Rate: $204.00

Fee ItemTypeMinimum Hours Maximum HoursOther
0120-000Fire Safe Standards Inspections12Each Inspection
0120-000Fire Safe Standards Residential Plan Review1At Cost
0120-010Residential Site review and Mitigation Inspections12Each Inspection
0121-010Residential Mitigation Plan Review1At Cost
0120-015Residential NFPA 13D Fire Sprinkler Inspection12Each Inspection
0121-015Residential NFPA 13D Fire Sprinkler Plan Review1At Cost
0120-020Residential Fire Alarm Detection System Inspections12Each Inspection
0121-020Residential Fire Alarm Detection Plan Review1At Cost
0120-030Residential Solar Photovoltaic System Inspections12Each Inspection
0121-030Residential Solar Photovoltaic Plan Review1At Cost
0120-090Residential Special Contract EH Inspections12Each Inspection
0121-090Residential Special Contract EH Plan review1At Cost
1115-000Road Name Assignment 4 parcels and lessn/a n/a$1,077.00
Each Additional Parceln/an/a$81.00
0118-000Pre-Application and Referral Review1At Cost
Re-Inspectionsn/an/a$204.00 Each
Temporary Occupancyn/an/a$204.00

Hours listed are for issued permit and inspections

Additional fees may be required for failed or partial inspections

Estimated Commercial Construction Fees

Hourly Rate: $204.00

TypeMinimum HoursAverage Hours
Commercial Reviews

1

2

Fire Protection Systems

1

4

Grading

1

2

Mitigation

1

2

Site Evaluations

1

2

Photovoltaic Systems

1

2

Re-Inspection

1

1

Revisions to Approved Plans

1

2

Pre-Application

1

2

Planning Referrals

1

2

Code Interpretations 

1

2

Fire Line Underground

1

6

Due to the size of commercial projects hours are listed in minimum only.

Average hours listed are for general information only.  

Additional fees may be required for failed or partial inspections

    Estimated Operational Permit & Inspection Fees

    Hourly Rate: $171.00

    Type Permit Fee Inspection Minimum*
     All Operational Fire Code Permits $171.00 1 Hour
    Special Events** $171.00 1 Hour
    Tents $171.00 1 Hour
    Licensed Facilities $171.00 1 Hour
    Pre-Inspectionsn/a 1 Hour
    Pyrotechnics - Fireworks** $171.00 4 hours

    Fire Code Permits are not stacked.

    * Inspection fees may be subject to additional time by inspector

    ** Additional Fees may be required by the local fire jurisdiction if services are required or provided. Example: Fire Personnel Stand-By    

    Contact Information

    James Williams
    Fire Marshal

    Permit and Resource Management Department

    County of Sonoma

    Contact us by Phone
    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM