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Union County, North Carolina

Environmental Health Fees

Environmental Health Fee Changes Effective November 1, 2018


FOOD PROGRAM FEES:

Food Establishment Plan Review (New)

$250.00

Mobile Food Unit / Push Cart Plan Review

$150.00

Temporary/Limited Food Establishment Application

$75.00


SWIMMING POOL FEES

Public Swimming Pool Operation Permit

$275.00

Public Swimming Pool Plan Review

$250.00

Pool Re-Visit Fee

$75.00


OTHER FEES

Tattoo Permit:

$200.00

Mass Gathering Permit

$375.00


ON-SITE WATER PROTECTION PROGRAM FEES

Improvement Permit Application*,**
(site evaluation for septic system approval)

Residential

$300.00


Commercial

$450.00

Construction Authorization Permit
(by system type):

Type II c

$200.00


Type III b

$300.00

Type IV a

$450.00

Type V

$600.00

Type VI

$1200.00

Septic System Repair Permit (Construction Authorization)

$100.00

Septic Permit Re-Design Fee

$125.00

Inspection of Existing Septic System (Waiver)

$75.00

Septic System Re-Visit Fee

$75.00

Engineered Option Permit:

Per NC General Statute 130A-336.1 (n): 30% of the cumulative total fees to obtain an Improvement, Construction Authorization and Operation Permit for the type of on-site waste water system designed.

* The maximum lot size evaluated per Improvement Permit (site evaluation) application is limited to 5.0 acres.

** Property owner or applicant must provide a back hoe (minimum 2’ wide bucket) with trained operator for site evaluations performed on subdivisions of more than 5 lots. In lieu of a back hoe, the property owner or applicant may submit a soil and site evaluation report for each lot prepared by a North Carolina Licensed Soil Scientist. Proposed drain field areas must be identified by flagging tape on-site.


WATER SAMPLE AND WELL FEES

Well Permit

$480.00

Well Re-Visit Fee

$50.00

Bacterial Water Sample

$70.00

Petroleum Sample

$105.00

Pesticide Sample

$110.00

Herbicide Sample

$110.00

Nitrate/Nitrite Testing

$75.00

Inorganic Test Kit (owner collects)

$70.00

Inorganic Water Sample

$130.00

Iron Bacteria

$80.00

Sulfur Bacteria

$80.00