Schedule of Fees & Civil Penalties
Plumbing & Mechanical Trades Board

FEE SCHEDULE (adopted by Resolution #190 of 2017)

Application Fee- $150.00
Re-application Fee- $75.00
Master License/Reciprocal License Fee (Annually)- $500.00
Late Fee for Master
   If renewed between January 1st and March 31st- $100.00
   If renewed between April 1st and June 30th- $200.00
   If renewed between July 1st and December 31st- $300.00
NOTE: On January 1st of each successive year after the expiration of a license, there
will be an additional $200 added to the initial $300 first year late fee. The total late fee
(not including any license fees) shall not exceed $1000.
Journeyman Registration Fee (2 years)- $100.00
Late Fee for Journeyman
   If renewed between July 1st thru December 31st- $50.00
   If renewed after December 31st to following renewal- $75.00
Decals (first one free)- $6.00
Shelving Fees (annually)- $50.00
Late shelving fee for Masters
   If shelved between January 1st and June 30th- $25.00
   If shelved between July 1st and December 31st- $50.00
Late shelving fee for Journeymen
   If shelved between July 1st and December 31st- $25.00
   If shelved after December 31st to following renewal- $50.00
Maximum License Fee- $1,000.00
(Anyone holding more than two Mechanical Trades licenses)

CIVIL PENALTY SCHEDULE (adopted by Resolution #191 of 2017)

Prohibited Acts- Up to $5,000
Transfer of License (“Covering”)- $5,000.00
Master working without a Putnam County license
   First Violation $1,500.00
   Second Violation (within 3 years of first violation)- $2,500.00
   Third Violation (within 3 years of first violation)- $5,000.00
Journeyman working without a Putnam County registration- $1,000.00
Master allowing work under him/her by an unregistered journeyman- $1,500.00
Workers on a job site without proper Putnam County ID (per worker)- $ 250.00
No signage on vehicle- $100.00
Failure to affix decal on vehicle- $100.00
Improper advertisement- $100.00
Violation of Workers’ Compensation Insurance- $500.00

NOTE:
Any additional category of penalty, not otherwise covered by this fee schedule shall be subject
to the discretion of the Plumbing/Mechanical Trades Board pursuant to Section 190-23 of the
Plumbing Code.