Fees and Bonds (Stormwater & Public Infrastructure)

Please reference the Development Fee Schedule for a complete list of Town of Apex fees.  

​ Effective October 18, 2016 a charge of $50 per sheet will be assessed for construction plan revisions submitted after initial approval.  In addition, a Grading fee in the amount of $75 has been added to Single Trade Fee Schedule on the Commercial Permit and One & Two Family Dwelling Building Permit Applications.

General Fees

Type of Fee
Fee Amount
Construction Plan Submittal Fee
$500.00, Plus $10 per Sheet
Maintenance Bonds
25% of Cost of Installed and Approved Infrastructure
Performance Bonds
125% of Cost of Uninstalled Improvements
Sewer Extension Permit Application
Water Extension Permit Application

Inspection Fees

Type of Inspection
Fee Amount
Water Lines $1.30 Per Linear Foot
Sewer Lines $1.30 Per Linear Foot
New Streets  $0.75 Per Square Yard
Curb and Gutter (Public)
$1.50 Per Linear Foot
Storm Drains $1.30 Per Linear Foot
Fire Lanes $0.75 Per Square Yard
Sidewalks/Multi-Use Paths $1.80 Per Square Yard
Driveway (Residential)
$75.00 Inspection Fee - Includes 1 Reinspection
Infill/Outparcel Lots
$350.00 Per Lot

Additional Fees Assessed by the Planning Department

  • Acreage Fees
  • Plan Submittal Fees
  • Recreation Fees
  • Transportation Impact Fees

Bond Requirements and Procedures

Please note, the town has specific bond forms and letter of credit language which must be pre-approved before issuance of any guarantees. To obtain copies of the bond forms or for questions regarding bonding of public infrastructure and structural BMPs, please call Jean Weatherman, Development Projects Coordinator, at 919-249-3394.

Landscaping Performance Bond questions should be directed to Steve Yates, Zoning Compliance and Landscape Supervisor, at 919-249-3333.
 Bonding Requirements & Procedures - Structural BMP        Bonding Requirements & Procedures - Public Infrastructure