Welcome to Ross Valley Fire Department | Mark Mills, Fire Chief

Fee Schedule

February 11, 2015, the Ross Valley Fire Department Board of Directors adopted Resolution #15-02, a resolution of the Ross Valley Fire Department establishing an updated fee schedule for plan review, inspections, and permits. The fees listed below are effective immediately for the listed services.  Fees are updated annually according to the CPI.

Fees effective September 1, 2016


 

PLANNING

 
Zoning Map Change
$328
Annex Review - Uninhabited
$328
Annex Review - Inhabited
$328
CUP Residential
$328
CUP Site Approval
$328
Minor Deviation
$328
Variance
$328
Variance w/ other application
$328
Minor Mod. Administrative
$328
Pre-Development Review
$328
Special Development Review
$328
Parcel Map </= 4 lots
$328
Tract Map SFR
$328
Major Modification / Time Ext.
$328
Major Modification / Time Ext./ Staff
$328
Deferred Improvement Agmt
$328
Lot Merger
$328
 
 

INSPECTIONS

 
Hazard Inspection
$328
Hazard Abatement + actual
$328
Hazardous Trees Inspection
$328
Special Inspection
$328
Fire Second + Inspection
$190
Day Care Inspection
$328
Elderly Care Inspection
$328
Apartment Inpsections 3-10 Units
$328
Motel / Hotel Inspections
$328
Other State Inspections
$328
Apartment Inpsections 11- 40 units
$396
Apartment Inspections 40+ units
$465
Resale Inspections
$190
 
 

OPERATIONAL

 
Amusement Building
$328
Carnival / Fair
$602
Temporary Special Use
$328
Compressed Gases
$328
Covered Mall Building
$328
Cryogenic Fluids
$328
Welding / Cutting Operations
$328
Dry Cleaning Plant
$328
Exhibit / Trade Show
$328
Explosives
$328
Fireworks Permit
$328
Flammable & combustible Liquids
$328
Floor Finishing
$328
Hazardous Materials Operations
$328
High Piled Storage
$328
Hot Work Operations
$328
Lumber Yard Operations
$328
Liquid gas operations in assemblies
$328
LP Gas Storage
$328
Misc. Combustible Storage
$328
Open Burning Permit
$328
Open Flames & Torches
$328
Open Flames & Candles
$328
Assembly Occupancy permit
$328
Pyrotechnic/Special effects
$328
Repair Garage / Fuel Dispensary
$328
Spraying or Dipping Operations
$328
Tire Storage Operations
$328
Temp. Tents/ Canopies/ Mem Structure
$328
Waste Handling Operations
$328
Wood Product production permit
$328
General Use Permit /Inspection
$328
Aircraft Refueling Permit
$328
Auto Wrecking Yard
$328
Cellulose Nitrate Storage
$328
 
 

CONSTRUCTION

 
Fire Protection Plan
$369
Vegetation Management Plan
$396
Sprinkler System, Commercial New
$671
Sprinkler System, Commercial Imp. 0-25
$396
Sprinkler System, Commercial Imp. 26-99
$534
Sprinkler System, Commercial Imp. 100+
$671
Sprinkler System, Res. >5000 sqft
$602
Sprinkler System, Res. < 5000 sqft
$534
Auto. Fire Suppression System
$396
Battery Systems
$465
Compressed Gas operations permit
$465
Cryogenic Fluid Operational Permit
$465
Emergency Responder Radio System
$465
Fire Alarm / Det. System
$534
Fire Pumps & Systems
$534
Flammable & combustible Liquids pipeline
$602
Flammable & combustible liquids facilities
$602
Flammable & combustible liquids tanks
$602
Hazardous Materials Large system
$602
Industrial Oven Permit
$602
LP Gas Storage modification
$602
Private Fire Main / Hydrant
$602
Photovoltaic Power System
$328
Spraying & Dipping Permit
$602
Alternate Materials & Methods review
$417
Building Permit (minimum $328.00) 30%
 
Standpipe System
$602
Co Permit Temp. Membrane / Tent
$328
Co Permit Temp. Membrane / Tent . 1500 Sqft
$602
Expedited Plan Review
$412
Code Interpretation
$160
Plan Resubmittal
$190
Veg. Management Livestock permit
$328
Fire Alarms Sytem modification
$328
Expired Permit Re-activation
1/2 Current Fee
 
 

ADMINISTRATION

 
Work without permit
Double the Permit Fee
False Alarms after 2nd
Actual Cost
Surcharge Fee
Actual Cost
Hydrant Flow
$328
Appeals Process
$1,088
Fire Standby Permit + Actual
Actual Cost
Vegetation Removal + Actual
Actual Cost
Fumigation Response
Actual Cost
Recovery of Costs for Suppression/Investigation
Actual Cost

Our Mission

To protect the lives, property and environment of Ross, San Anselmo, Sleepy Hollow and Fairfax through education, prevention and community service in a professional and caring manner that is fair, honest, respectful and ethical.

Contact Us

Ross Valley Fire Department
777 San Anselmo Avenue
San Anselmo, CA 94960 USA
Tel: (415) 258-4686

For Emergencies, Dial 9-1-1