Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - South Dakota Electrical Commission

Fee Schedule for Inspections

Minimum Inspection Fee per Permit - $50

Wiring Permits are $10 each or a book of 20 for $200

Installation Criteria Fee
New Houses (20:44:20:01)
0-200 amps
$135.00
201-400 amps
$275.00
401-over amps
$300.00 plus circuits
Services (20:44:20:02)
0-200 amps
$35.00 plus circuits
201-400 amps
$50.00 plus circuits
401-800 amps
$75.00 plus circuits
801-1600 amps
$125.00 plus circuits
1601-over amps
$250.00 plus circuits

Services  - replacement

(20:44:20:02)

0-200 amps
$75.00 plus new circuits
201-400 amps
$100.00 plus new circuits
401-800 amps
$125.00 plus new circuits
801-1600 amps
$150.00 plus new circuits
1601-over amps
$175.00 plus new circuits
Circuits (20:44:20:03)
0-30 amps
$5.00
31-60 amps
$10.00
61-100 amps
$12.00
201-300 amps $20.00
301-400 amps $28.00
401-500 amps $36.00
501-600 amps $44.00
601-700 amps $52.00
701-800 amps $60.00
801-900 amps $68.00
901-1000 amps $76.00
1001 amps $84.00
Minimum Charge For individual or multiple circuit installation
$50.00
Remodel Work (20:44:20:04) First 40 openings or connections (each)
$1.00
Each additional opening or connection
$0.50
First 40 light fixtures (each)
$1.00
Each additional lighting fixture
$0.50
Each motor or special equipment
$6.00
Apartment Building (20:44:20:05) First 6 units (per unit)
$35.00
Next 10 units (per unit)
$35.00
Remaining units (per unit)
$35.00
Outdoor Signs & Feeders (20:44:20:06) Each feeder or branch circuit (or see 20:44:20:02 or 20:44:20:03)
$50.00
Irrigation (20:44:20:07) Service
$60.00
Each motor
$2.00
Range Wells (20:44:20:10) Per hour will be charged as a requested inspection fee
$50.00

Mobile Homes (20:44:20:08) No feeder charge included in these fees.

First unit
$50.00
Each additional unit
$25.00
RV Parks (20:44:20:09) First unit
$20.00
Each additional unit
$20.00
Requested Inspections (20:44:20:10) Per hour or fraction thereof
$50.00
Swimming Pools (20:44:20:13) - Residential (all other pools computed under 20:44:20:10)  
$125.00
Governor's Houses  
$135.00


Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184