Fee Schedule

This schedule sets forth charges which are assessed for certain services and activities performed by the Dixon Fire Department. It also provides for specific periods of time when Fire Department personnel and equipment are required by law or specifically requested by a private party to remain on duty in a standby status at a fixed location or locations away from the Dixon Fire Station. The term "law" is defined as any statute or regulation of the State of California, and any ordinance, resolution, or policy approved by Dixon City Council.

(Fees to be paid when plans are submitted)


FIRE CODE CONSTRUCTION PERMIT FEES

Construction permits allow the applicants to install or modify systems and equipment.

(Fees to be paid at time of application for permit)

Fee covers inspection of condition or process and completion of permit form.

* References Section 105.7, Title 24, Part 9 of the California Code of Regulations (2010 California Fire Code) as adopted by reference in Section 16.02.020 of Chapter 16.02 of the Dixon Municipal Code.

FIRE CONSTRUCTION PERMITS


Automatic Fire-Extinguishing System - Fire Sprinkler System
1 - 49 heads$391
50 - 100 heads$618
101 - 200 heads$845
Each Additional 100 heads (>200 heads)$240
Automatic Fire-Extinguishing System - Kitchen hood systems 
1 - 25 nozzles$316
26 - 50 nozzles$486
51 - 100 nozzles$770
Over 100 nozzles$826
Automatic Fire-Extinguishing System - Other$568
Battery systems$227
Capacitor energy storage systemsTime and Materials
Compressed gases$227
Cryogenic fluids$227
Emergency responder radio coverage system$227
Fire alarm and detection systems and related equipment permit 
<25 devices$316
25 - 50 devices$401
51 - 100 devices$486
101 - 250 devices$571
251 - 500 devices$656
501 - 750 devices$741
751 - 1000 devices$826
>1001 devices$912
Fire pumps and related equipment$341
Flammable and combustible liquids$341
Fuel cell Power SystemsTime and Materials
Gas detection systems$114
Gates and barricades across fire apparatus access roads$114
Hazardous materials$454
High-piled combustible storageTime and Materials
Industrial ovens$227
LP-gas$227
Motor vehicle repair rooms and booths$284
Plant extraction systems$341
Private fire hydrantsTime and Materials
Underground water mains for commercial fire sprinklers (includes plan review, hydrostatic test and final inspection*)
1 - 25 hydrants$353
26 - 50 hydrants$637
51 - 100 hydrants$921
Over 100 hydrants$1,356
Smoke control or smoke exhaust systems$227
Solar photovoltaic power systems$170
Special event structure$170
Spraying and dipping$341
Standpipe systems$341
Temporary membrane structures, tents and canopies$170


FIRE CODE OPERATIONAL PERMIT FEES

Operational permits allow applicants to conduct an operation or a business.

Fees to be paid at time of application for permit.

Fee covers inspection of condition or process and completion of permit form.

* References Section 105.6, Title 24, Part 9 of the California Code of Regulations (2010 California Fire Code) as adopted by reference in Section 16.02.020 of Chapter 16.02 of the Dixon Municipal Code.

FIRE OPERATIONAL PERMITS


Aerosol products$227
Amusement buildings$227
Aviation facilities$341
Carnivals and fairs$341
Cellulose nitrate film$227
Combustible dust-producing operations$227
Combustible fibers$227
Compressed gases$227
Covered and open mall buildings$341
Store Cryogenic materials Fluids$227
Cutting and welding $114
Operate a d Dry cleaning $114
Exhibits and trade shows$227
Store Explosives or blasting agents$227
Fire hydrants and valves$227
Flammable and combustible liquids$284
Mobile Fueling of hydrogen-fueld vehiclesTime and Materials
Floor finishing$227
Fruit and crop ripening$227
Fumigation and thermal insecticidal fogging$114
Hazardous materials$341
HPM facilities$454
High-piled storage$341
Hot work operations$227
Industrial ovens$227
Lumber yards and woodworking plants$341
Liquid- or gas-fueled vehicles or equipment in assembly buildings $341
LP-gas$341
Magnesium$341
Miscellaneous combustible storage$227
Mobile food preparation vehicles$114
Motor fuel-dispensing facilities$341
Open burning$114
Open flames and torches$114
Open flames and candles $114
Organic coatings$341
Outdoor assembly eventTime and Materials
Places of assembly$341
Plant extraction systems$341
Private fire hydrants$341
Pyrotechnic special effects material$341
Pyroxylin plasticsTime and Materials
Refrigeration equipment$341
Repair garages and motor fuel-dispensing facilities$227
Rooftop heliportsTime and Materials
Spraying or dipping$341
Storage of scrap tires and tire byproducts$227
Temporary membrane structures, tents and canopies$170
Tire-rebuilding plantsTime and Materials
Waste handlingTime and Materials
Wood products$227
Production facilities$227
Pyrotechnics and special effectsTime and Materials
Live audiencesTime and Materials
MISC FIRE SERVICE FEES
Special inpsections and re-inspections - Hourly$126
Residential construction (Within Dixon Fire Protection District Only)$297
Commercial construction (Within Dixon Fire Protection District Only)$694


FIRE SERVICE FEES

(Fees based on actual usage and are calculated and paid after service is rendered)

All fees cover cost of use and depreciation of equipment, or personnel salaries, as appropriate. Fees are assessed for suppression of fires caused by negligence, by violation of law, or by extreme carelessness as provided by law, and for required standby services.

FIRE SERVICE FEES - Per Hour


Staff vehicle$16
Utility vehicle$6
Pumper (Engine)$120
Water Tender$158
Aerial Ladder$765
Specialized Apparatus$300
Manpower - on duty (Captain)$82
Manpower - on duty (Firefighter/Paramedic)$71
Manpower - off duty (computed by 1.5 times on-duty rate)Computed at 1.5 times on-duty rate
Manpower - other$51