[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Orange 12-14-1993; amended in its entirety 6-7-2005. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
[Amended effective 2-1-2010]
Site plan application: base fee $730, plus $55 per every 10 new/additional parking spaces or fraction thereof (includes final inspection fee of $250 for certificate of occupancy).
Special use permit: base fee $580, plus $55 per every 10 new/additional parking spaces or fraction thereof.
Temporary special permit for excavation and/or filling of earth materials: base fee $480 for the first 400 to 1,000 cubic yards plus $10 for each 1,000 cubic yards or fraction thereof beyond the initial 1,000 cubic yards.
Petition to amend Zoning Regulations/Zoning Map: base fee $580.
Subdivision or resubdivision application: base fee $580, and $55 per lot.
Planned residential development application: base fee $580, plus $280 per unit.
Sedimentation and erosion control application: base fee $305.
Application for the conversion of single-family dwellings to accommodate elderly apartments: base fee $230.
Zoning Board of Appeals: residential: $100; all other districts: $150.
Special permit application for public sale and/or processing of agricultural products: base fee $405.
Sign application: base fee $195.
Construction of single-family dwelling: base fee $355 (includes final inspection fee of $50 for certificate of occupancy).
Application for addition to an existing dwelling and/or accessory structure in an RES District: base fee $155.
Permit fees shall be doubled if an application is submitted as the result of a Zoning Enforcement action, and/or site or building work, which has commenced without required Town of Orange zoning permits and approvals.
If, during the review process of any of the above listed applications, the Commission deems it necessary to retain an outside expert or consultant, the applicant shall bear the cost of these services.
Base fees include a surcharge of $60 for the Connecticut Conservation Commission (Public Act 92-235).
Final inspection fees for the issuance of a certificate of occupancy are included in the base fees for site plans and residential dwelling applications.