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Missoula City Fee Schedules -  Fees increased July 1, 2012 (Res #7710)

Missoula County fee schedules can be found on the County Fees page.

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City Fees
Resolution 7710 and Ordinance 3384* OPG Receipt Forms - Click on the Icon Below
Subdivisions, Non-Conforming Uses, Comprehensive Plan Compliance and Floodplain Activities An image of a portable document format PDF to indicate a link to a document.
City Board of Adjustment, Zonings and Rezonings, Design Review Board, and Special District #2 projects An image of a portable document format PDF to indicate a link to a document.
City Floodplain Determinations An image of a portable document format PDF to indicate a link to a document.

*Engineer review fees for subdivisions to go up October 1, 2012 per Ordinance 3462

Individual Fee Activities

A fee is required for processing permits and variances, and shall cover the cost of providing public notice, processing permits and variances, and performing sufficient field inspection to ensure compliance with Title 20.

The table below lists various activities in the City. To view the fee schedule for these activities, click on the activity.

Links to Individual Fees
City
Sign Fees
Subdivision Fees
Flat Fees
Discretionary Permits
Zoning Compliance Permits/Other Fees

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City Signs
Item Description Fee Amount
Temporary Grand Opening Banner Permit $29.00
Sidewalk Sign Permit $33.00
Ground Sign Permit $56.00
Wall Sign Permit (includes awnings) $59.00
Projecting Sign Permit $59.00
Window Sign Permit $45.00
Banner Sign Permit - First Time (E. Broadway & Pattee) $33.00
Banner Renewal Sign Permit (E. Broadway & Pattee) $23.00
Other Sign Permit (0 - 49 square feet) $32.00
Other Sign Permit (50 100 square feet) $56.00

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City Subdivisions
Item Description Fee Amount
Preliminary Plats  
6 - 10 Lots $4,000.00 + $200.00 per lot
11 - 20 Lots $4,500.00 + $150.00 per lot
21 - 40 Lots  $5,500.00 + $100.00 per lot
> 40 Lots $7,500.00 + $50.00 per lot
Major Final Plat Review  $1,144.00
Summary Plats
1 -5 Lots  $5,000.00
Summary Final Plat Review $728.00
Variance from Subdivision Standards $557.00
Subdivision Vacation of Recorded Plat $677.00
Subdivision Plat Extension (before or after filing) $241.00
Subdivision Amended Phasing Plan $306.00
Subdivision Plat Amendments - Preliminary & Final $695.00
 Subdivision Condition Amendments $695.00
**To simplify the process, OPG collects City Engineering Fees along with City Subdivision Fees.

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City Flat Fees
Item Description Fee Amount
Comprehensive Plan Compliance  
Comp Plan Compliance - Single Family Residential $101.00
Comp Plan Compliance - Multi-Family, Commercial & Industrial $334.00
Comp Plan Compliance Appeal $1,671.00
Nonconforming Uses  
Nonconforming Use - Single Dwelling Unit $295.00
Nonconforming Use - Multi-Dwelling, Commercial & Industrial $295.00
Conditional Uses  
Conditional Use Review $1,66400.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter
Special District 2 (SD2)  
SD2 Permitted Uses Determination $25.00
SD2 Conditional Use $650.00
SD2 Special Use $650.00
SD2 Appeal of Conditional/Special Use $557.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter
Work in Progress Permits  
Fee for all permits obtained during/after completion Double Fee
Floodplain Activities  
Floodplain Determination for Regulatory Purposes $70.00
Floodplain Determination Requiring Site Visit $151.00
Letter of Map Change Request (without floodplain permit) $151.000
Floodplain Permit- Small Scale (SDU's, small ponds, typical agricultural structures) $501.00
Floodplain Permit - Large Scale (In-stream structures, bank stabilization, multi-dwellings, commercial/industrial, bridges, campgrounds, gravel pits) $557.00
Floodplain Application during/after Project Complete Double Fee
Floodplain Permit Extension $35.00
Floodplain Permit Variance Application $358.00
Floodplain Permit Appeal Application $358.00

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City Zoning Compliance Permits
Item Description Fee Amount
ZCP Residential Accessory Use $52.00
ZCP Single & Duplex Residential $104.00
ZCP Multi-Dwelling, Commercial, and Industrial $312.00
Administrative Adjustment - Single & Duplex Residential $520.00
Administrative Adjustment - Multi-dwelling, Commercial & Industrial $936.00
ZCP Temporary Uses $33.00
Final Zoning Compliance Certificate $167.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter
Special District 2 (SD2)  
SD2 Permitted Uses Determination $25.00
SD2 Conditional Use $650.00
SD2 Special Use $650.00
SD2 Appeal of Conditional/Special Use $557.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter

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City Discretionary Permits**
Item Description Fee Amount
Board of Adjustment (BOA)
Variance: Single & Duplex Residential $624.00
Variance: Multi-Dwelling, Commercial & Industrial $1,248.00
Special Exception $1,1444400.00
Appeal of Administrative Action $988.00
Public Forums $832.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.67/letter
Design Review Board (DRB)
DRB Special Sign Design Review $807.00
DRB Design Review $1,196.00
DRB Boulevard Variance $1,040.00
DRB Building Graphics Review $107.00
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter
Zoning/Rezoning
Zoning Map Amendment (Rezoning) - up to and equal to 1 acre $2,890.00
Zoning Map Amendment (Rezoning) greater than 1 acre $4,456.00
PUD Overlay - Preliminary Development Plan (up to and equal to 1 acre) $5,200.00
PUD Overlay - Preliminary Development Plan (greater than 1 acre $7,242.00
PUD Overlay - Final Development Plan $2,048.00
Comp Plan Amendment - Commercial $7,446.00
Comp Plan Amendment - Appeal Re-application
Adjacent Property Owner Notification $5.75/letter
**Discretionary permits are sought when an owner/applicant requests a deviation from the requirements of the existing municipal code.

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