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Fee Information

These documents may be obtained at the City of Reno Community Development Department, One East First Street, 2nd Floor, Reno, Nevada  89501. These fees were the most current when posted, but could change without notice. For questions, please contact the Community Development Department at (775) 334-2063.

This public information is furnished by the City of Reno, Community Development Department and should be accepted and used by the recipient with the understanding the data received was developed and collected for specific purposes only. There is not any liability assumed as to the accuracy, sufficiency or suitability of the information contained herein for any other particular use. The City of Reno Community Development Department does not assumes any liability whatsoever associated with the use or misuse of such data.


Development Review Fees and Service Charges

Development review fees and service charges for the City of Reno and the Washoe County Health Department are required to be paid with one (1) check made payable to the City of Reno.  Thank you.

Due to the on-going review of the various fee schedules, fee schedules may change including building permit fees, fire fees, planning and engineering fees, traffic impact fees, and health fees.  For any questions about the Washoe County Health Department fees, please see their Department Schedule of Fees web page.  For other questions about the various fee schedules or links listed below, please call (775) 334-2063.



1.  October 1, 2014 sewer connection fees will increase.  All permits issued after September 30, 2014 will have the new rates applied.

  • Single Family Residence will increase $214.00 to $6,376.00 per dwelling
  • Commercial sewer fixture unit will increase $10.00 to $295.00 per fixture unit


Engineering Application Charges

Please see the Engineering Division Documents page.  

Planning/Engineering Application Service Charges -- updated 07-11-2014

Excavation and Encroachment Permit Charges

Information about excavation/encroachment permits

Fire Protection Plan Review and Construction Fees 

New/Remodel Construction Fire Review and Inspection Fees -- coming soon
Depending on the type of fire permit, there may be additional fees based on valuation.  Please see the Valuation Plan Check & Building Permit Fees schedule included in the fee package. 

For an estimation of permit fees for applicable fire protection permits, please use the Fire Protection Fee System Estimator.  This tool is only for an estimation of fees, and not for definite fee amounts for plan review or inspection fees.  Please contact (775) 334-2300 with any questions about the fee estimator.

Plan Review and Building Permit Charges

Various Fee Schedules for Plan Review Fees and Permit Fees -- effective rev 09-01-2014

New/Remodel Construction Fire Review and Inspection Fees -- coming soon
Depending on the type of fire permit, there may be additional fees based on valuation.  Please see the Valuation Plan Check & Building Permit Fees schedule included in the fee package.

Grading Plan Review/Permit Fees -- effective rev 09-01-2014  

Park Fees/Temporary Certificate of Occupancy 

Regional Road Impact Fees (external link)

Frequently asked questions (external link)

Sewer Connection Fee Schedule -- effective 10-01-2013

Sewer Connection Fee Schedule -- effective 10-01-2014 << NEW

Sewer Fixture Weighting Sheet

Planning Application Service Charges

Planning/Engineering Application Service Charges -- updated 07-11-2014

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