Fees and the appeal process for them can be found here.
To view a list of all fees required for building, development, facility rentals, planning, police, permits, public works and more, click to view the City of Madera's Master Fee Schedule.
View the Master Penalty Schedule by clicking here.
Fees charged for land use applications and permits, which is typically the first step in the development process. Common examples of land use applications are site plan reviews, conditional use permits, and subdivision maps.
Fees charged for working or making improvements within the public right of way. Public improvements triggering these fees are commonly required in conjunction with new development, and may include street, sewer, water, storm drain and other improvements.
Fees charged for plan checking, inspection, and permit issuance in conjunction with building projects. Building Permit and Inspection fees are applied to new construction, remodeling, and installation of equipment. Examples of projects where fees are applied include the construction of a new home or office, a bathroom remodel, installation of an air conditioning unit, and installation of a new roof or new windows.
Fees charged for new residential, commercial and industrial construction projects to pay for the cost of new public improvements necessary to serve new development. Development Impact Fees are utilized by the City to construct necessary public improvements, or to reimburse developers when they construct eligible improvements. Development impact fees are collected for improvements such as arterial and collector streets, sewer and water pipes, water wells, and fire stations.