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Randy Mettlen
Building Inspector
970.842.5001
rmettlen@brushcolo.com

Building Permit Fees

Permit fees largely depend on the cost of labor and materials (see below), but smaller projects such as those listed here are charged at a flat rate of $25 plus tax on materials purchased outside of Brush! city limits.

  • Fence
  • Roofing
  • Siding
  • Window Replacement (without structural change)
  • Sidewalk/Driveway/Concrete patio, walkway, etc.
  • Sprinkler Systems

Sign permits fees are $75 plus tax on materials purchased outside of Brush! city limits. The quick reference regulation guide and permit application is on the right side of this page. If you would to see the complete sign regulation in our City Land Use Code, click here.
Building Permit Fees

Total Valuation

Fee

$1 - $500

$23.50

$501 - $2,000

$23.50 for the first $500, plus $3.05 for each additional $100.00 or fraction therof, to and including $2,000

$2,001 - $25,000

69.25 for the first $2,000, plus $14 for each additional $1,000 or fraction therof, to and including $25,000

$25,001 - $50,000

$391.75 for the first $25,000, plus $10.10 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction therof, to and including $50,000

$50,001 - $100,000

$643.75 for the first $50,000, plus $7.00 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction therof, to and including $100,000

$100,001 - $500,000

$993.75 for the first $100,000, plus $5.60 for each additional $1,000.00 or fraction therof, to and including $500,000

$500,001 - $1,000,000

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

$1,000,001 +

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

Other Inspections And Fees:

  • Plan review fee shall be 65% of the building permit fee as shown in this table.
  • Inspections outside of normal business hours: $47.00 per hour (Minimum Charge - two hours)
  • Reinspection fees assessed under provisions of Sections 109.6 & R109.4: $47.00 per hour
  • Inspections for which no fee is specifically indicated: $47.00 per hour
  • Additional plan review required by changes, additions or revisions to plans: $47.00 per hour
  • For use of outside consultants for plan checking and inspections, or both: Actual Cost

Or the total hourly cost to the jurisdiction, whichever is the greatest. The cost shall include supervision, overhead, equipment, hourly wages and fringe benefits of the employees involved.

Actual costs includes administrative and overhead costs.

Materials purchased outside of Brush are subject to a 4.0% use tax. Sec 4. Article 4