[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Clinton 11-9-1976 by Ord. No. 76-4. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Alcoholic beverages — See Ch. 32.
Amusement games — See Ch. 35.
Moving of buildings — See Ch. 48.
Carnivals and circuses — See Ch. 52.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 56.
Dogs and other animals — See Ch. 64.
Filming — See Ch. 75.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 77.
Games of chance — See Ch. 81.
Land use — See Ch. 88.
Noise — See Ch. 101.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 107.
Sewers — See Ch. 112.
Soil removal — See Ch. 118.
Taxicabs — See Ch. 126.
Water — See Ch. 142.
Retail food establishments — See Ch. 157.
Individual sewage disposal systems — See Ch. 172.
Every person required to procure a license or permit under the provisions of any law or ordinance of the Town of Clinton shall submit the proper required application accompanied by the full amount of the license or permit fee.
[Amended 12-27-1988 by Ord. No. 88-21]
The proper official or board shall collect all fees, issue licenses or permits in the name of the Town and deposit all fees with the Chief Financial Officer.
[Amended 12-22-1981 by Ord. No. 81-9]
The following fees are hereby established:
Public documents, permits and services.
Editor’s Note: This ordinance provided that the provisions of this subsection shall not apply to the renewal or transfer of licenses presently issued. The license fees shall be payable in accordance with the New Jersey Statutes Annotated and rules and regulations promulgated by the Division of Alcoholic Beverage Control.
Editor’s Note: This ordinance provided for an effective date of 1-1-2004.
[Amended 4-10-1984 by Ord. No. 84-2; 11-13-1984 by Ord. No. 84-11]
Municipal land use fees.
[Amended 8-12-1986 by Ord. No. 86-10; 5-8-1990 by Ord. No. 90-5; 5-12-1992 by Ord. No. 92-7; 2-23-1993 by Ord. No. 93-4; 3-14-1995 by Ord. No. 95-4; 7-11-1995 by Ord. No. 95-9; 12-10-2002 by Ord. No. 02-14; 11-22-2005 by Ord. No. 05-13; 4-25-2008 by Ord. No. 08-03; 12-10-2013 by Ord. No. 13-20]
Sewer and Water Departments.
Sewage disposal systems.
[Amended 4-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-3; 11-22-2005 by Ord. No. 05-13]
Water supply systems.
[Added 3-26-1985 by Ord. No. 85-4]
Uniform Construction Code fees.
[Amended 8-9-1983 by Ord. No. 83-10; 4-22-1986 by Ord. No. 86-3; 3-13-1990 by Ord. No. 90-3; 3-12-1996 by Ord. No. 96-3; 5-14-1996 by Ord. No. 96-7; 12-9-1997 by Ord. No. 97-14; 9-10-2000 by Ord. No. 00-09; 12-14-2004 by Ord. No. 04-14; 2-14-2006 by Ord. No. 06-01; 10-24-2006 by Ord. No. 06-19; 4-27-2010 by Ord. No. 10-05]
New structure fees shall be as follows:
Use groups B, H, I-1, I-3, M, R-1, R-2, R-3, R-4, U: volume of building (cubic feet) times $0.035.
Use groups A-1, A-2, A-3, A-4, A-5, E, F-1, F-2, S-1, S-2: volume of building (cubic feet) times $0.030.
Farm use buildings exclusively used for food, sheltering of livestock: volume of building (cubic feet) times $0.0010. Maximum fee: $980.
Additions: volume of building (cubic feet) times $0.040.
Commercial farm buildings: volume (cubic feet) times $0.0010. Maximum fee: $2,000.
Renovations, alterations, repair and/or work fees shall be as follows:
Estimated cost up to and including $50,000: $30 per $1,000.
From 50,001 up to and including $100,000: $20 per $1,000.
Above $100,000: additional fee of $15 per $1,000.
The applicant shall submit to the Construction Official cost data by architect or engineer of record, a recognized estimating firm or contractor bid. The Construction Official will review the construction cost for accuracy and acceptability.
The minimum fee for building subcode shall be $60.
Plumbing subcode fees shall be as follows:
Type of inspection: fixtures/appliances connected to the plumbing system.
Commercial dishwasher: $75.
Garbage disposal: $20.
Hose bibs: $20.
Shower/floor drain: $20.
Vent stack: $20.
Washing machine: $20.
Radon pipe: $20.
Three-compartment sink: $75.
Water softener: $75.
Air-conditioning condensate: $20.
Water closet/bidet/urinals: $20.
Water cooler: $20.
Water heater: $20.
Type of inspection: special devices.
Active solar systems: $100.
Backflow preventers (define): $75.
Fuel oil piping: $60.
Gas piping: $20 per outlet.
Grease traps: $75.
Oil separators: $75.
Refrigeration units: $75.
Sewer pumps: $75.
Sewer utility connection: $75.
Water utility connection: $75.
The minimum fee for plumbing subcode shall be $60.
Electrical subcode fees shall be as follows:
Electrical fixtures and devices:
From one to 20 receptacles, fixtures or switches: $50.
Increments of 25 additional items: $20.
For the purposes of computing this fee, the terms "receptacles," "fixtures" or "switches" shall include: lighting outlets, smoke detectors, heat detectors, fluorescent fixtures, burglar alarm devices, intercom devices, thermostats, telephone outlets, CRT outlets, light standards.
Electrical devices (includes transformers and generators):
Annual inspection for commercial pool: $100 each.
Minimum fee on electrical subcode: $60.
Fire subcode fees. The Town shall utilize the fee schedule for fire subcode as outlined in N.J.A.C. 5:23-4.20, unless amended below.
Storage tanks (commercial): $60.
Preengineered systems (any type): $92.
Kitchen hood exhaust system, smoke control system, gas- or oil-fired appliances: $60 each.
Incinerator or crematorium: $365.
Combustion air requirements: minimum fee (if needed for finished basement, will be included with fee for the one smoke detector brought down below new ceiling).
Minimum fee on fire subcode: $60.
Elevator subcode fees shall be by the Department of Community Affairs Bureau of Code Enforcement.
Demolition fees shall be as follows:
There shall be an additional fee of $60 per hour for any review of any amendment or change to a plan that has already been released.
Certificate of occupancy fees shall be as follows:
Training and certification fees shall be in accordance with state law as published in N.J.A.C. 5:27-1 et seq.
Minimum fee for construction permit, in part or total, shall be $60.
Plan review fees shall be as follows:
Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 5:23-2.27, in the case of a discontinuance of a building project, plan review fees of 20% of subcode fees are not refundable.
Pursuant to N.J.A.C. 5:23-2.26, in the case of prototype processing, the total of the subcode fees shall be reduced by 20% after the initial plan review.
Records clearance fee: $25.
Zoning application fee: $25.
Annual backflow preventer certificate of compliance: $65.
[Added 2-28-2012 by Ord. No. 12-02]
Affordable Housing Board.
[Added 9-10-2000 by Ord. No. 00-09; amended 7-22-2003 by Ord. No. 03-12; 12-14-2004 by Ord. No. 04-14]
Shade Tree Commission.
[Added 3-26-2002 by Ord. No. 02-05]
[Added 11-22-2005 by Ord. No. 05-13]
Summer recreation program: fee and registration as set annually by resolution.
[Added 4-10-2007 by Ord. No. 07-04; amended 5-14-2013 by Ord. No. 13-10]
Public maintenance of private roads.
[Added 4-26-2016 by Ord. No. 16-02]
[Amended 12-22-1981 by Ord. No. 81-9]
Whenever any fees herein described are at any time at variance with fees for said services or materials as prescribed by the Revised Statutes of the State of New Jersey, then and in that event the fees prescribed by statutes shall prevail.