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Subchapter 2. Boiler and Fired Pressure Vessel Safety Orders

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Appendix 2

Boiler and Fired Pressure Vessel Inspection Fees

NOTE: The following fee schedule adopted by the Division of Industrial Safety is reprinted from Chapter 3.2, Group 2, Title 8, California Administrative Code, solely for informational purposes. Should any discrepancy exist between this reprinting and the regulations of Chapter 3.2, then Chapter 3.2 will prevail.

344.3.1 Boiler Shop Inspection Fees.

(a) Fees shall be charged for shop inspections made by qualified safety engineers of the Division as follows:

(1) Boilers and fired pressure vessels inspected in the fabricator's shop at $20.00 per hour.

(2) Boilers and fired pressure vessels inspected at the jobsite during erection at $60.00 each or $20.00 per hour whichever is greater, with a minimum charge of $20.00 per visit to the jobsite.

(b) Whenever a manufacturer or user of any apparatus or equipment fails to pay the fees required by this section within 60 days after notification, said manufacturer or user shall pay, in addition to the fees required by this section, a penalty fee equal to 100 percent of such fee. For the purposes of this section, the date of the invoice shall be considered the date of notification.

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1Reprint from Chapter 3.2, Group 2, Title 8 (Register 77, No. 49).

344.4.2 Boiler Permit and Inspection Fees.

(a) Fees shall be charged for field inspections made by qualified safety engineers of the Division as follows:



(1) Miniature Boilers: Internal Inspection at $20.00 External Inspection at $20.00

(2) Firetube Boilers not exceeding 48 inches in diameter:

Internal Inspection at $30.00 External Inspection at $20.00

(3) Firetube Boilers exceeding 48 inches in diameter:

Internal Inspection at $50.00 External Inspection at $25.00

(4) Watertube Boilers not exceeding 500 square feet of heating surface:

Internal Inspection at $30.00 External Inspection at $20.00

(5) Watertube Boilers exceeding 500 square feet of heating surface to and including 2500 square feet of heating surface:

Internal Inspection of $50.00 External Inspection of $25.00

(6) Watertube Boilers exceeding 2500 square feet of heating surface:

Internal Inspection at $60.00 External Inspection at $30.00

(7) Boilers other than firetube, watertube or miniature:

Internal Inspection at $20.00 per hour with $20.00 minimum per boiler External Inspection at $20.00

(8) Resale or repair inspection of all boilers and pressure vessels at $20.00 per hour:

Minimum charge per boiler is at $20.00

(b) Whenever an owner or user of any apparatus or equipment fails to pay the fees required under this section within 60 days after notification, said owner or user shall pay, in addition to the fees required under this section a penalty fee equal to 100 percent of such fee. For the purposes of this section, the date of the invoice shall be considered the date of notification.

HISTORY

1 New Appendix 2 filed 3-28-78; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 78, No. 13).

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2Reprint from Chapter 3.2, Group 2, Title 8 (Register 77, No. 49).

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