SECTION .0400 ‑ GENERALLY APPLICABLE STANDARDS
15A NCAC 07I .0401 PROGRAM COSTS
(a) Costs associated with the management of a local
Implementation and Enforcement Program shall be recovered on a per permit basis
unless specified elsewhere in this Rule.
(b) The per permit reimbursement rate has been set in
consideration of local costs, such as salaries, office supplies, copying,
mailing and telephone use, and funds made available to the Division of Coastal
Management. These rates are set as follows:
(1) All county permit‑letting authorities
are eligible to receive seventy‑five dollars ($75.00) for each processed
(2) All municipal permit‑letting
authorities are eligible to receive fifty‑five dollars ($55.00) for each
(3) For multi‑unit programs involving a
county and a municipality, the higher county rate applies; however, programs
involving two or more municipalities shall use the municipal rate.
(4) Follow‑up inspections are required
when the permitted activity is completed, and such inspections shall be
documented on a form provided by the Division; the follow‑up inspection
fee received by all local governments is set at forty dollars ($40.00).
(c) Training costs for Local Permit Officers (LPOs) at the
Department of Environment and Natural Resources annual training session are
limited to a maximum two hundred dollars ($200.00/LPO) for up to three LPOs per
local government upon submittal of proper receipts. No funds will be provided
for attendance at Coastal Resources Commission meetings.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113A‑112; 113A‑124;
Eff. December 10, 1977;
Amended Eff. July 1, 2013; May 1, 1990; October 1, 1982;
May 20, 1980; August 1, 1978.