Building permit costs are based on the cost of construction and the number of inspections necessary for the work. Since collaborating with West County EMS & Fire Protection District all fees for their services / review will be collected through Town and Country. Below is a list of building permit fees for Town and Country and West County Fire.
Building Permit Fees
$30 for the first $1,000 (cost of work)
$5 for each additional $1,000 (cost of work)
$60 per inspection
A cash escrow deposit of $5,000 is required for street guarantees before a building permit for new construction will be issued.
Fire Permit Fees
$50 base fee
$1.75 for each $1,000 (cost of work)
$100 base fee
$3.75 for each $1,000 (cost of work)
For more information regarding permit fees, please contact the Planning and Public Works Department at (314) 587-2820.