2600 West Taylorsville Blvd. Taylorsville, Utah, 84129
Office: (801) 963-5400
Fax: (801) 963-7891



The following information is a summary of fees that are assessed and collected by the Community Development Department. All fees are established by the Taylorsville City Council and the State of Utah.

Board of Adjustment Application Fees

Commercial land use variance request = $300.00

Residential land use variance request = $150.00


Building Permit Fees

Building permit fees are established by ordinance of the Taylorsville City Council in accordance with Utah State law. Fees are assessed by the City Building Official and based on “building valuation data” as per the 2003 International Building Code (IBC) and specified in the 1997 Uniform Building Code (UBC) Table 1A. All fees attached to Building Permit must be paid prior to permit issuance. For more detailed information regarding building permit fees contact the Taylorsville Building Department at (801) 955-2030 or (801) 963-5400.

Building permit plan review fee for commercial construction = 65.00% of building permit fee

Building permit plan review fee for residential construction = 40.00% of building permit fee

State surcharge (assessed on all building permits) = 1.00% of building permit fee

Sub-permit fees (for electrical, mechanical or plumbing contract work only):

  • Base fee for all sub-permits = $17.00
  • Electrical sub-permit fee for each new or modified circuit = $5.00
  • Service change or power to panel (1 meter) = $40.00
  • Each additional meter on the same inspection = $10.00
  • Temporary power (each meter base) = $40.00
  • Mechanical sub-permit fee for installation, relocation or modification of each appliance or piece of equipment regulated by the Mechanical Code (except as listed below) = $8.50
  • Mechanical sub-permit fee for each new duct line and outlet = $5.00
  • For each commercial hood = $23.00
  • For each evaporative cooler = $17.00
  • Plumbing sub-permit fee for a fixture or set of fixtures on one “p-trap” (including water supply and drainage piping) = $10.00
  • For each sand or grease trap = $17.00
  • For installation or alteration of water supply or drainage piping, water heater, or water treatment device = $17.00


Conditional Use Permit (CUP) Application Fees

Commercial and industrial land use:

  • Preliminary review = $100.00 plus $50.00 per acre
  • Final review = $250.00 plus $100.00 per acre

Residential land use (i.e. dwelling group, planned unit development, etc.):

  • Preliminary review = $100.00 plus $10.00 per unit
  • Final review $250.00 plus $20.00 per unit

Conditional use permit amendment = $50.00

Appeal of conditional use permit (CUP) to City Council = $35.00

Home occupation – “Phone and Mail” business only = Pending Ordinance Amendment - Please contact Taylorsville Business License Department at 801-963-5400

Home occupation – all other home-based businesses = Pending Ordinance Amendment - Please contact Taylorsville Business License Department at 801-963-5400

Mobile store (10 days or less) = $10.00

Mobile store (120 days or less) = $30.00

Change of land use (occupancy or type of business) = $20.00

Liquor or beer permit for consumption on premises (additional City fees may apply) = $100.00

Fire Department review of conditional use permit (CUP) request = $75.002

Fire Department review of child day care services = $75.002

Fire Department review of home occupation request = $25.002


General Plan Amendment Application Fees

Application to amend the City General Plan Map = $300.00 plus $50.00 per acre

Application to amend the City General Plan (text only) = $300.00


Impact Fees:

Fire Station Impact Fee:

  • Commercial or industrial use (new construction) = $0.023618 per gross square footage
  • Single or multi-family dwellings (new construction) = $0.023618 per gross square footage

Park Impact Fee:

  • Multi-family dwelling = $920.53 per unit
  • Single-family dwelling = $1,290.00

Storm Water Impact Fee:

  • Storm Water Impact Fee is assessed by the City Engineer and involves variables and calculations based on an established Storm Water Master Plan. For more information regarding an estimate or the assessment of this fee for a specific project, please contact the City Engineer at 963-5400.

Miscellaneous Fees

City zoning map (color) = $25.00

City zoning ordinance = $15.00

Copies (of public documents) = $0.15 per page

Deep lot application (per applicant) = $75.00

Engineering Development Standards Manual (for the City of Taylorsville) = $35.00

Sign permit zoning review (permitted use only) = $35.00

Site plan review of a permitted land use (by staff) = $250.00

Taylorsville General Plan (text with black & white maps) = $15.00

Taylorsville General Plan Map (color) = $15.00

Temporary use review (such as Christmas tree sales or fireworks stand) = $50.00

Temporary sign permit (where allowed by zone) = $10.00 per sign

Subdivision Application Fees

Regular subdivision application (for 10 lots or more or any subdivision with right-of-way dedication):

  • Preliminary review = $200.00 plus $10.00 per lot
  • Final review = 6.00% of the cost of improvements. The applicant for a final subdivision review shall pay a fee of $90.00 per lot to initiate the City’s review. This fee paid per lot shall apply toward the final review fee, which is required to be paid prior to final approval of the plat by the Community Development Director.

Simple subdivision application (for less than 10 lots without right-of-way dedication) = $120.00

Duplex lot split = $60.00

Subdivision research = $75.00

Subdivision amendment (of a recorded subdivision plat) = $100.00 plus $25.00 per lot

Fire Department review of subdivision application = $75.002

Recording fees – payable to Salt Lake County Recorder:

  • Subdivision plat(s) = $30.00 per page plus $1.00 per lot
  • First page of all other documents = $10.00
  • Each additional page of a document = $2.00
  • Each additional legal description = $1.00

Water and Sewer Service Fees

All fees associated with establishing, maintaining or upgrading water and sewer services are assessed and collected by a corresponding improvement district (or municipality if applicable). Taylorsville-Bennion Improvement District provides services for most of Taylorsville; the Kearns Improvement District serves a small portion of Taylorsville residents along the west edge of the City. Additionally, other municipalities or improvement districts may provide services for certain properties near the southeast corner of the City (South of Winchester Drive). Entities requiring water and sewer services within the City of Taylorsville must contact the appropriate improvement district or municipality for additional information and exact fees. The following improvement districts provide the majority of water and sewer services in the City of Taylorsville:

  • Taylorsville-Bennion Improvement District Phone: (801) 968-9081 1800 West 4700 South Fax: (801) 963-3199 Taylorsville, UT 84129 Internet: http://www.tbid.org/
  • Kearns Improvement District Phone: (801) 968-1011 5350 West 5400 South Fax: (801) 968-1023 Kearns, UT 84118 Internet:  http://www.kearnsid.org/

Zoning Amendment Fees

Application to amend City Zoning map = $100.00 plus $50.00 per acre

Application to amend City Zoning text (Title 13 only) = $300.00


Waiver, Modification and Refund of Fees

The City Council may waive, modify or refund any fee imposed by the City. All requests for waiver, modification or refund of any fee imposed by the City shall be submitted in writing to the Community Development Director, who shall then forward the request to the City Council for their determination.

The City Council shall have sole and absolute discretion in its determination of requests for waiver, modification or refund of City imposed fees, however the City of Taylorsville Code of Ordinance 13.16.080 states the following standards for Council consideration of such requests:

  • The applicant is engaged in business for solely religious, charitable or other types of strictly non-profit purposes which are tax-exempt in such activities under the laws of the United States or the state of Utah;
  • The applicant is engaged in the business specifically exempted from municipal taxation and fees by the laws of the United States or the state of Utah; or
  • There is a prevailing public interest in waiving, modifying or refunding the fees.

Disclaimer - Fees Subject to Change

Fees are established by the City of Taylorsville and are subject to change by ordinance or resolution of the City Council. The Taylorsville Consolidated Fee Schedule is a summary of development related fees found within Taylorsville City ordinances at time of publication. Possession or delivery of this fee schedule, if in conflict with current city code, does not establish any right or precedence with regard to City fees.


For more information regarding fees please contact a staff member of the Community Development Department or refer to Title 3, entitled Revenue and Finance, of the City of Taylorsville Code of Ordinances. The "City Code" is available online at http://www.sterlingcodifiers.com/UT/Taylorsville/index.htm