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SECTION 3011 - PERMITS-CERTIFICATES OF INSPECTION

3011.1 Permits Required. It shall be unlawful to hereafter install any new elevator, moving walk, escalator or dumbwaiter, or to make major alterations to any existing elevator, dumbwaiter, escalator or moving walk as defined in Part XII of the ANSI code, without having first obtained a permit for such installation from the building official. Permits shall not be required for maintenance or minor alterations.

3011.2 Certificates of Inspection Required. It shall be unlawful to operate any elevator, dumbwaiter, escalator or moving walk without a current certificate of inspection issued by the building official. Such certificate shall be issued upon payment of prescribed fees and the presentation of a valid inspection report indicating that the conveyance is safe and that the inspections and tests have been performed in accordance with Part X of the ANSI code. Certificates shall not be issued when the conveyance is posted as unsafe pursuant to Section 3015.

EXCEPTION: Certificates of inspection shall not be required for conveyances within a dwelling unit.

3011.3 Application for Permits. Application for a permit to install shall be made on forms provided by the building official, and the permit shall be issued to an owner upon payment of the permit fees specified in this section.

3011.4 Application for Certificates of Inspection. Application for a certificate of inspection shall be made by the owner of an elevator, dumbwaiter, escalator or moving walk. Applications shall be accompanied by an inspection report as described in Section 3014. Fees for certificates of inspection shall be as specified in this section.

3011.5 Fees. A fee for each permit or certificate of inspection shall be paid to the building official as follows:
New Installations:
Passenger or freight elevator, escalator, moving walk:
Up to and including $40,000 of valuation-$55.00
Over $40,000 of valuation-$55.00 plus $1.00 for each $1,000 or fraction thereof over $40,000
Dumbwaiter or Private Residence Elevator:
Up to and including $10,000 of valuation-$15.00
Over $10,000 of valuation-$15.00 plus $1.00 for each $1,000 or fraction thereof over $10,000
Major Alterations:
Fees for major alterations shall be as set forth in Table 1-A.
Installation fees include charges for the first year's annual inspection fee and charges for electrical equipment on the conveyance side of the disconnect switch.
Annual certificates of inspection:
For each elevator $25.00
For each escalator or moving walk $15.00
For each commercial dumbwaiter $10.00
(Each escalator or moving walk unit powered by one motor shall be considered as a separate escalator or moving walk.)

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