Development Applications

City License Renewal Dates


License
Renewal Date
Contractor Fee
Journeyman Fee
Electrical
June 30
$200
$100
No Charge
Mechanical August 1
$300
$150
No Charge
Plumbing
August 1
$300
$150
No Charge
Mobile Home Park
August 31
$25 per 15 Spaces
$2 Each Additional Space

Sign Contractor
April 30
$100 + Verification of Insurance
$25,000 Personal Injury
$250,000 Max
$25,000 All Property

Monthly Building Permit Report Month
April 30
No Charge


Important Forms


State of Oklahoma Adopted Codes


  • Residential Building Code  - 2009 IRC
  • Commercial Building Code - 2015 IBC
  • Plumbing Code - 2015 IPC
  • Mechanical Code - 2015 IMC
  • International Property Maintenance Code - 2015 IPMC
  • National Electrical Code - 2014 NEC

Other Information


Gauge Pressure for Gas Line


  • Poly: 90
  • Commercial Steel: 50
  • Residential Steel: 20

Metal Buildings & Carports


  • Wind Loads: 90 per square foot
  • Snow Loads: 20 per square foot

General Contractors


  • Liability Insurance Minimum: $50,000
  • Worker's Compensation / Exemption Form

Development Applications


After viewing a selected form, simply print the form, complete it and submit the form to the City of Ardmore Development Services office.

Section 6-13 Building Permit Fees


Construction, Remodeling, Demolition & Relocation


Building Permit Application (PDF) (2 pages)
Permit
Fees
Residential (New and Remodel) $0.20 Per Square Foot
Commercial Office and Industrial (New and Remodel) $0.15 Per Square Foot up to 80,000 Square Feet Plus
$0.05 Per Square Foot Above 80,000 Square Feet
Minimum Commercial Permit Fee for New Structures $250 Including All Inspection Fees
Plan Review 25% of Permit Fee
Certificate of Occupancy $50
Trade Permits Without Building Permit $35 Minimum
Reinspection $30
 

Additional Fee Charges

Permit
Fee
Mobile Homes $100
Manufactured Homes Same as New Home
Accessory Structure (Garages, Sheds, Pools) $50
Moving and Relocation $100
Demolition:
  • Owner
  • Bonded Contractor (Commercial)

  • $50
  • $50
Signs: Per sign $50
Satellite Receiver, Per Unit $35
Curb Cut, Driveway Inspection, Parking Lot $35
Lawn Sprinkler Permit $35
Strom Shelter $35
Carport $35
Minimum Charge for Any Construction Permit $50
Fences $10
Minimum Commercial Building Permit $300
Wind Energy Conversion System:
  • Residential
  • Commercial

  • $50
  • $250

Water Meters & Sewer Taps Fees


Measurement
Water Meters
Replacements
5/8 inch $812 $150
3/4 inch $885 $170
1 inch $920 $220
2 inches $1,610 $570
Construction Meter: $750

Large Water Meters


  • 6 inch Wet Tap for water meter: $1,260
  • 8 inch Wet Tap for water meter: $1,530

Sewer Tap


  • 4 inch Sewer Tap: $612
  • 6 inch Sewer Tap: $670
  • 8 inch Sewer Tap: $1,000

Connection Fee to Existing Tap


  • Sewer: $100
  • Water: See Replacements Costs
Note: If placement exceeds 28 feet a $10 per foot charge will be added for the excess of 28 feet.

Lines larger Than 12" Diameter


Section 30-18(b)


Where the proposed taps are into a water line that is larger than 12 inches, or when special circumstances are involved, the cost of the tap will be calculated by the City Engineer and Public Works Director. A staff report and recommendation to the City Commission will be prepared for action by the City Commission as to whether the tap shall be allowed and the cost thereof.

Additional Costs for Non-Standard Street Cuts


Section 30-18(c)


Where street cuts are greater than the standard 28 foot pavement width, additional costs for construction, meters, and taps may be charged to the landowner or applicant, according to labor and material costs and based upon a per foot basis, ($10 per foot) determined by the building official.
  • Ordinance No. 2868 (3-17-08)
  • Ordinance No. 2714 (6-17-02)
  • Ordinance No. 2711 (4-15-02)

Other Permits


Fill out application and bring to city hall to receive your permit.