The City of Dacono uses the most recent Building Valuation Data as published by the ICC. This BVD is updated bi-annually in August and February. View the most recent BVD.
Building permit fees are based on the total value or cost of the project using 2012 IRC and 2012 IBC. The applicant provides this information on the permit forms at the time of submittal. Use tax is also charged on the value of the materials, assumed to be 1.5% of the total cost. Plan Review is 65% of the applicable building permit fee.
Double permit fees may be assessed when construction is performed without first obtaining a permit.
Plan Review Fees
City of Dacono plan review fees do not reflect fees charged by other governmental agencies including:
Mountain View Fire District: $35 per hour for any plan review time. Additional review as a result of changes to plans could result in additional fees payable to the district. Fire protection system review is based on valuation; inspections $35 per hour and re-inspections are $50 per hour. Call LuAnn Penfold, Fire Marshal, for more information at (303) 772-0710, ext. 115. Rates are subject to change.Building permit submittals are made directly to the District.
St. Vrain Sanitation District: Inspection fees for non-residential $120. Plan review fee is $130. Rates are subject to change. For more information call (303) 776-9570 or the St. Vrain Sanitation website. Building permit submittals are made directly to the District.
Inspection & Miscellaneous Fees
The City of Dacono also charges fees for various inspection, certificate of occupancy and specialized permits.
Building permits are to be paid in full within 15 days of approval by the Building Official. Permits not paid in full by this time period will be assessed a $50 administrative charge.
Please note: Fees are subject to change from time to time.