Plan Review Services

We are proud to offer our Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code – Act 45 plan review service to municipalities, design professionals and the general public.   All plan reviews are completed by International Code Council (ICC) Master Code Professional Plans Examiners.  Our experts provide you with a quick turnaround time, helpful consultations to expedite the approval process, the ability to discuss technical code provisions to aid with the project design preparation, written detailed plan review comment transmittal sheets for your records and comments and fair prices for services rendered.


We offer personal cell phone contact info and our email address is pennsafe@verizon.net


We are now offering an electronic plan review service.  For large projects, plans can be sent to our office on a CD for review, and smaller projects can be emailed to us at pennsafe@verizon.net


We are always looking for the best way to improve our company and the services we provide. We take great pride in offering the most accurate plan examinations in a friendly working manner.


Letters of Recommendation

W J Young & Associates

ICOPD


Plan Review Service Pricing Schedule

Fees are based on square footage of finished areas of all buildings multiplied by the cents per sq. ft. from the Table below.

Total Square Footage X Type of Construction from Table Below = Plan Review Fee

The Plan Review Table fees include the review of all PA UCC disciplines - except elevators

                                                                                                   Type of Construction
                                                                                                  (cents per square foot)


Use Group               Pennsafe Fee Schedule                    1        2          3           4          5

A-1                           Assembly                                    0.32    0.31     0.27     0.29     0.25

A-2                           Assembly                                    0.27    0.23     0.22     0.23     0.21

A-3                           Assembly                                    0.29    0.26     0.23     0.25     0.21

A-4                           Assembly                                    0.31    0.29     0.27     0.28     0.22

B                               Business                                     0.26    0.25     0.22     0.23     0.19

E                               Educational                                0.29     0.27    0.24     0.25     0.21

F-1                            Factory and Industrial                0.21      0.18   0.16      0.17     0.15
                                      moderate hazard

F-2                           Factory and Industrial                 0.21      0.18   0.16      0.17     0.15
                                       low hazard

H-1 thru H              High Hazard                                 0.22      0.21    0.16     0.17     0.15

I-1                           Institutional                                  0.31     0.29     0.26     0.27     0.24

I-2                          Institutional                                  0.38     0.36     0.34      0.36     0.31

I-3                          Institutional                                  0.33     0.31     0.27     0.29     0.25

I-4                          Institutional                                  0.31     0.29     0.26     0.27     0.22

M                           Mercantile                                    0.24     0.22    0.21     0.21     0.19

R-1                        Residential Hotels                        0.31     0.29     0.26     0.29     0.24

R-2                        Residential, multiple                    0.26     0.24     0.21     0.24     0.19
                                    family

R-3                        Residential, one and two              0.24     0.22     0.21     0.22     0.15
                                    family

R-4                        Residential, care/assisted             0.31     0.29     0.26     0.27     0.24
                                    living facilities

S-1                        Storage, moderate hazard             0.24     0.22     0.21     0.22     0.19

S-2                        Storage, low hazard                     0.22     0.21     0.18     0.19     0.18

U                           Utility, miscellaneous                  0.19     0.18     0.17     0.18     0.15


NOTES:

(1)  Fees adjusted to the nearest dollar amount
(2)  Unfinished basements (all use groups) - no charge
(3)  Resubmitted plan review fee $75 per hour for commercial, $65 per hour for residential
(4)  Individual discipline and specialized reviews $75 per hour, 3 hour minimum
(5)  Preliminary Plan Reviews will be charged at $75 per hour for commercial, $65 per hour for residential
(6)  Refunds requested in writing prior to review completion will be granted minus 50%
(7)  All reviews will be performed in accordance with the PA UCC and will meet timeline provisions therein
(8)  Special consideration for discounted rates will be considered for all large scale projects.  Call for further information.
(9)  Minimum charge for commercial is $250.00
(10)  Minimum charge for residential is $150.00
(11)  Pennsafe reserves the right to modify the fee schedule accordingly

4/6/2012

Click here for a printable version of the fee schedule.


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