BUTTE COUNTY AIR QUALITY MANAGEMENT DISTRICT



RULE 5O1 PERMIT FEES

Each applicant for a permit required by Regulation IV shall pay the Permit to Operate annual fee and pay an additional fee as specified in the following Emission Fee Schedule. These fees have been determined by the Air Pollution Control Board to not exceed the estimated cost of issuance, services rendered, surveillance, evaluation and inspections pertaining to such permits. The schedule fees shall not be returnable. All fees collected shall be deposited in the Treasury of the Air Pollution Control District.

Permit to Operate Annual Fee

$50.00

Phase II Vapor Recovery Nozzle Annual Fee

$20.00 per nozzle

Emission Fees (Cost per Ton)

$3.00

Particulate Matter (PM)

$3.00

Carbon Monoxide (CO)

$3.00

Oxides of Nitrogen (NOx)

$3.00

Oxides of Sulfur (SOx)

$3.00

Total Organic Compounds (TOC)

$3.00

Toxic or Hazardous Pollutants

 

Any pollutant designated by a state or federal agency as a toxic or hazardous pollutant

$10.00

Other Pollutants

 

Other pollutants not designated in the above table and not classified as hazardous or toxic shall pay an emission fee based on the severity of such emissions with regards to air quality, as determined by the Control Board. Said fees shall not exceed .

$10.00

Transfer of Ownership Fee

$30.00

Authority to Construct Fee

$50.00

Time Expenditure:  
0 to 1 hour no additional fee
1 to 3 hours $100.00
Greater than 3 hours $30.00 per hour