Montville, CT

Fee Schedule

Town of Montville

Effective April 12, 2017

Effective October 1, 2009, by Public Act No. 09-03, the State of Connecticut General Assembly now requires that a municipal agency or legislative body collecting designated land use permit fees must add a state fee of $60.00 to their base charge.

Effective June 15, 2007, Pursuant to Ordinance No. 2007-002, extended engineering review services fees shall apply. (Please see summary below)  Please Note:

Inland Wetlands fees can be obtained by contacting the Planning Department office.

Planning and Zoning Town Fee State Fee
Zoning Permit (Residential Accessory) $25 $60
Zoning Permit (Single Family House) $50 $60
Zoning Permit (Commercial) $50 $60
Zoning Permit (Home Occupations) $25 $60
Site Plan (Commercial/Industrial) $150 $60
Special Permit $450 $60
Zone Change/Text Amendment $450 $60
Coastal Site Plan Review $200 $60
Zoning Compliance Letter $75  
Subdivision $50 per lot + $450 if public hearing required $60
Resubdivision $50 per lot + $450 $60
Variances/Appeals $450 $60


Inland Wetlands Town Fee State Fee
Permitted Use as of Right (Section 4.1)    
Non-Regulated Uses (Section 4.2)    
Regulated Uses Base Fee $100 $60
Residential Accessory Uses $50 $60
Residential Subdivision $50/Lot $60
Commercial/Industrial Mixed Uses Base Fee $200 $60
Commercial Subdivision $100/Lot  
Permit Extension or Transfer(no changes) $50  
Map Amendment Petition $200 $60
Significant Activity Fee $200 $60
Public Hearing $450 $60




§214-2  Definitions

"Preliminary Engineering Review means the initial review of land use plans submitted to the Commissions for compliance with the Regulations. This term includes the first review of land use plans revisions after a return of the land use plans to the applicant for completion of revisions to the land use plans to conform those plans with the Regulations.

"Extended Engineering Review Services means any follow-up review of revised land use plans for corrections identified during the Preliminary Engineering Review. This does not include the first review after revision made in accordance with the Preliminary Engineering Review.

§214-3 Fee schedule

C. Additional Expenses. In addition to the fixed fees set forth in subsection A of this section, the commissions may collect payment for direct costs of materials and services performed by other than town employees, including but not limited to specialized inspection, third party professional certifications, legal, stenographic and transcription services associated with any type of land use application, or require an applicant to provide certifications, inspections or professional consultant reports at the applicant’s expense, where the fixed fees set forth in subsection A are not anticipated to cover, or do not in fact cover, such costs or expenses. Additional Expenses shall include Extended Engineering Review Services.

§214-5 Payment of fees

C. Method and Timing of Payment, Failure to Pay. All Fixed Application Fees shall be paid by cash, check or money order made payable to the Town of Montville. Fees shall be paid at the time of application submission. The applicant shall be provided with invoices or other evidence of any Additional Expense(s) and reimbursement to the Town shall be made within thirty (30) days after presentation of such invoices or other evidence. Failure to comply with this subsection shall be grounds for denial of any application or revocation of any permit previously issued. Reimbursement of the Town under this subsection shall be a condition for the endorsement of any plan, the issuance of any final permit, or the issuance of any certificate of zoning compliance for an approved application, or the renewal of any periodic or temporary approval, as the case may be.