Environmental Health Services - Fee Schedule 

Payment can be made by cash, check, or credit/debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover).
An enhanced access fee will be assessed on the total amount of the credit/debit card payment.


Fees Effective October 1, 2018

ANNUAL LICENSES - Restaurants, Bars, Commissaries

Saginaw County Government, Indian Tribes, Emergency Needs Organizations (soup kitchen, rescue mission, etc) are exempt.

Food Service License (includes State Surcharge and Consumer/Industry Education Fees of $30)

  • 0-50 seats  $425
  • 51-75 seats  $503
  • 76-100 seats  $610
  • Over 100 seats  $786
  • Late Fee - 20% of base rate after April 30 through May 31, additional 10% per month thereafter

Seasonal Fee (operates 6 months or less per year, includes License Surcharge)

  • 0-50 seats  $326
  • 51-75 seats  $385
  • 76-100 seats  $466
  • Over 100 seats  $597
  • Late Fee - 20% of base rate after April 30 through May 31, additional 10% per month thereafter

Non-Profit Organization (includes Consumer/Industry Education Fees of $5)

  • 0-50 seats  $203
  • 51-75 seats  $242
  • 76-100 seats  $295
  • Over 100 seats  $383
  • Late Fee  $27

Mobile Unit License  $422

Special Transitory Food Unit (STFU) License  $155 
STFU Non-Profit License  $116 
STFU Inspection  $90 

Temporary Food License  (includes State Surcharge and Consumer/Industry Education Fees of $9)

  • 1-9 days  $100
  • 10-14 days  $124
  • Late Fee (2-5 business days before event)  $45
  • Late Fee (Friday before weekend/day before weekday event)  $90
  • Late Fee (day of event) 1-9 days  $182 + License Fee
  • Late Fee (day of event) 10-14 days  $230 + License Fee

Temporary Food License - Non-Profit  (includes Consumer/Industry Education Fees of $5)

  • 1-9 days  $55  
  • 10-14 days  $68
  • Late Fee (2-5 business days before event)  $45
  • Late Fee (Friday before weekend event/day before weekday event)  $90
  • Late Fee (day of event) 1-9 days  $100 + License Fee
  • Late Fee (day of event) 10-14 days  $126 + License Fee


Food Workers Class  $97
ServSafe® classes are now being held through MSU Extension.  For more information, click here.
 

Plan Review/Site Audit (new construction or remodel or evaluation of existing facility prior to purchase/operating)

  • 0-50 seats  $844
  • 51-75 seats  $1,009
  • 76-100 seats  $1,213
  • 101+ seats  $1,540
  • Limited  $668
  • Mobile/STFU  $962
  • Body Art $354

Enforcement

  • Construction without plans  DOUBLE NORMAL FEE
  • Pre-opening follow-up inspection  $261
  • Office Conference  $59
  • Informal Hearing/2nd Office Conference within 2 years $434
  • Administrative/Formal Hearing  $648
  • Enforcement Re-inspection  $134
  • Additional inspection requests  $198/hr (minimum 1 hr, 15 min increments thereafter)

Septic Permits - Residential

  • Permit  $434
  • Engineered/Alternative System Review  $257
  • Installation/Construction of system without permit  DOUBLE NORMAL FEE
  • Board of Appeals  $391

Septic Permits - Commercial

  • 1-1,000 gallons per day  $434
  • 1,001-2,000 gpd  $643
  • 2,001-5,000 gpd  $771
  • 5,001-10,000 gpd  $932

Septic/Well Evaluations

  • Mortgage/Performance Evaluation - Well Only  $198  (Bacti, P. Chem & Pb) + $26 per lead sample
  • Mortgage/Performance Evaluation - Septic Only  $326
  • Mortgage/Performance Evaluation - Well & Septic  $455 + $26 per lead sample

Raw Land Evaluation  $198  (void after 3 years)
Soil Re-evaluation  $102
Plat Review  $562 + $16 per lot
Septic Installer Initial Registration Class  $112
Septic Installer Registration  $204 every 3 years
Cemetery Development Review  $557

Well Permits

  • Residential Type III  $188
  • Commercial Type III  $231
  • Commercial Type II (Non-Community)  $338
  • Non-Community Level II Assessment  $183
  • Irrigation/Test Well (no sample)  $219
  • Installation without permit  DOUBLE NORMAL FEE
  • Capacity/Quantity Test  $183

Pools

  • Public Swimming Pools/Spas Inspections  $183 ($54 per additional pool at same location)
  • Swimming Pools/Spas Follow-up/Enforcement Re-inspections  $75

 MDHHS Inspections  (Day Care, Foster Care)

  • Inspection/Plan Review  $391

Clean Indoor Air (CIA) Act Regulation Fines  $100, $500, $1,000

Permanent Campground Inspection  $183
Temporary Campground Inspection  $91

Body Art Facility Inspection  $183
Body Art Facility Plan Review  $354

NSF Check  $26

Radon Test Kit  $10

Disinterment/Reinterment Permits  $100