White County Government Center

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Please add the following public notice to the Building & Planning webpage on or before Sept. 1, 2017:

A new White County Building & Planning Building Permit Fee Schedule was adopted on 08/21/17 and will become effective on Sept. 5, 2017. This fee schedule is applicable to all incorporated and non-incorporated areas of White County, Indiana. Please note the following penalties:

~ FAILURE TO OBTAIN PERMITS PRIOR TO INITIATION OF CONSTRUCTION RESULTS IN A FEE INCREASE OF 50% OF       CALCULATED FEE PAYMENT ($300 MAX)

~ FAILURE TO REQUEST A REQUIRED INSPECTION = $50 PER INSPECTION
~ FAILURE TO OBTAIN CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY = $10 MIN / $300 MAX PER DAY
~ PERMIT RENEWAL OR EXTENSION = 50% OFF ORIGINAL FEE
~ EXPIRED PERMITS WILL REQUIRE A NEW APPLICATION.

NO CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY CAN BE ISSUED UNTIL ALL FEES ARE PAID AND ALL REQUIREMENTS MET; FAILURE TO PAY A FEE IS A BUILDING ORDINANCE VIOLATION SUBJECT TO FINE ASSESSMENTS (UP TO $300/DAY/INCIDENT)

At this time, acceptable payment methods are cash & check; we cannot process credit/debit cards.

The new fee schedule will be available for viewing in it's entirety on the Building Dept. webpage and in the Building and Planning office. Office hours are Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., excluding holidays.