Town of Fairfax
Development Review Board (DRB) Hearings:
Abutters Fees: All DRB Hearings (except reconvened hearings that have been recessed) require notification to all abutting (adjoining) land owners, and are subject to fees of $5.00 per abutter to cover the cost of abutter determination, notice creation, copying and mailing.
Hearing Fees: 1Subdivision
|Minor Subdivision||350. + Abutters fee|
|Major Subdivision, PRD. PUD||650. + Abutters fee|
|Final Plat Revision||350. + Abutters fee|
|ConditionaLUse (including Site Plan review)||300. + Abbuters fee|
|Site Plan Review for Permitted use||300. + Abutters fee|
|Use not listed||300. + Abutters fee|
|Home Industry||300. + Abutters fee|
|Variance||300. + Abutters fee|
|Second Principal Use||300. + Abutters fee|
|Wireless Communication Facility||300. + Abutters fee|
State Licensed or Registered
(6 FT & 4 PT Children)
|150. + Abutters fee|
|State Licensed (More than 10 Children)||300. + Abutters fee|
|Right of Way or Easement||150. + Abutters fee|
|Land Fill||150. + Abutters fee|
|Pre-existing Non-Conforming Use||150. + Abutters fee|
|Pre-Existing Non-Complying Structure||150. + Abutters fee|
|Height Limit Exception||150. + Abutters fee|
|Appeal of Zoning Administrator decision||150. + Abutters fee|
|Cancelled (by Applicant) after public warning||100. + Abutters fee|
1 DRB approval does not eliminate the need for a Zoning Permit (also called a Building Permit), which is still required in most cases.
Town of Fairfax
|Residential (includes multi-family) 1,2||$1000 / unit|
|Commercial Use and/or Structure||1000. / project|
|Single Lot Subdivision Working Farm||100.|
|Other Permitted or Approved Conditional Use||100.|
|Daycare (Six children or less) No permit needed
State Licensed or Registered Daycare
Up to 6 full-time and 4 part-time children
|More than ten children||200.|
|Others||(See Note 4, below)|
|Town Road Acceptance Application 3||$100.|
|Town Sewer Application 3||100.|
|Septic System Permit||30.|
|Driveway Access Permit||30.|
|Certificate of Compliance||30.|
|Copy of Development Regulations||4.50|
1 Residences are also subject to Impact Fees. See Town of Fairfax Impact Fee Ordinance and Fee Schedule
2 New residential units require a Certificate of Occupancy before they may be occupied.
The cost for this is included in the permit fee.
3 Town Road Acceptance and Town Sewer Hook-up are subject to additional costs which are described in the applicable Town Ordinances.
4 Permits for Permitted or Conditional Uses in the Fairfax Zoning Bylaws, which do not appear on this list, will be placed in the appropriate category on this list by the Zoning Administrator, and charged the associated fee.
|Adopted: 1-17-05||Signed: Jeffrey O. Blake|