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Fee Schedules

Fiscal Year 2018-2019, Effective July 1, 2018

Proposals Involving Annexation, Detachment or CombinationFees
With 100% landowner consent - all owners within the affected territory have provided written consent to the proposed action $5,000
+ Environmental document review fee
+ State Board of Equalization (BOE) fees
+ Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials
Without 100% landowner consent and with fewer than 50 registered voters - all owners within the affected territory have not provided written consent to the proposed action $9,900
+ Environmental document review fee
+ State Board of Equalization (BOE) fees
+ Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials
Without 100% landowner consent and with more than 50 registered voters $5,000 deposit towards actual costs
+ Environmental document review fee
+ State Board of Equalization (BOE) fees
+ Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials
Complex proposal, as determined by EO, including but not limited to, an EIR, the potential for substantial development with 50 or more units, significant effect on the community and/or amendment to the sphere of influence $5,000 deposit towards actual costs
+ State Board of Equalization (BOE) fees
+ Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials

Sphere of Influence Updates or AmendmentsFees
Standard Update or Amendment (with or without a Municipal Service Review) $5,000 deposit towards actual costs
Sphere Amendment concurrent with annexation, detachment, or reorganization $775

Proposals Involving Fees
District Formations, Dissolutions, Consolidations $10,000 deposit towards actual costs
Incorporation $10,000 deposit towards actual costs

Outside Services Area Agreements (OSAA) Fees
Application Fee - Administrative Determination $2,200
+ Environmental document review
+ Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials
Application Fee - Commission Determination $4,300 + Environmental document review + Legal Counsel’s Time and Materials
Appeal Fee of Administrative Determination $2,300

Review of Environmental Documents Related to Proposal Fees
Categorically Exempt $335
Initial Study and Negative Declaration/ Mitigated Negative Declaration $2,210
Initial Study and Environmental Impact Report $3,069.75
Preparation of environmental documents when LAFCO is the Lead AgencyAgency $4,000 deposit towards actual costs

Other FeesFees
Pre-Application Review FeeActual cost of staff time via telephone, Fax, or email, after two hours
Pre-Application MeetingActual cost of staff time, added to application fee
Request for Reconsideration $2,300
Special or Supplemental StudiesActual cost of staff and consultant services
Request for Activation or Expansion of District Latent Powers $1,000 deposit towards actual costs
Special Meeting or Hearing $1,000 deposit towards actual cost
Municipal Service Review (not initiated by Commission ) $5,000 deposit towards actual cost of staff and consultant
Proposal Referral to Legal Counsel Equivalent of two hours of legal counsel time at the current rate plus actual costs above the minimum

MiscellaneousFees
Petition Signature Verification Costs assessed by Registrar of Voters
Copies of documents $.10 per page (after 10 pages)
Copy of audio recording of meeting $20 each
Annual Agenda Mailing Fee $25 per year

California Fish and Games Fees*Fees
Negative Declaration/Mitigated Negative Declaration$2,216.25
Environmental Impact Report $3,078.25
ounty Clerk Environmental Document Processing Fee (All Applications) Check should be made payable to the County Clerk. If the proposal is denied, the check will be returned to the applicant. $50
* A California Department of Fish and Game fee may be charged when LAFCO is the lead agency for environmental review or when LAFCO determines that such a fee has not been paid during or after lead agency consideration of the proposal.

State Board of Equalization Fees*Fees
Less than 1 acre $300
At least 1 acre up to including 5 acres $350
At least 6 acres up to including 10 acres $500
At least 11 acres up to including 20 acres $800
At least 21 acres up to including 50 acres$1,200
At least 51 acres up to including 100 acres $1,500
At least 101 acres up to including 500 acres$2,000
At least 501 acres up to including 1000 acres $2,500
At least 1001 acres up to including 2000 acres$3,000
At least 2001 acres and above $3,500
* If a proposal contains more than one area, applicant will be charged a fee for each area based on the total number of acres within that area.
 

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