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Fees

Permit Fees


Steps to New Commercial Services
Please refer to sections TMC 2.04.250 and TMC 2.04.260 of the City of Tacoma Electrical Code for applicable permit and related fees.

For commercial projects, use the Commercial Permit Fee Calculator. The minimum charge for a commercial or industrial work permit is $100.


Connection Fees

Current standard fees for connecting electrical services to the Tacoma Power system, as well as the permit fees, must be paid before the permit application process can be completed.

No inspection will be performed until the permit application process is completed.

Effective Jan. 1, 2009, fees for connecting electrical services are as follows:

 Service Type

Phasing

Voltage

Amps

 Cost

 Overhead Residential/Commercial

1 Phase

120/240V

200A

 $675

 Overhead Commercial

3 Phase

120/208V or 277/480V

200A

 $1395

 Underground Residential

1 Phase

120/240V

200A

 $275

 Underground From a Pole Residential

1 Phase

120/240V

200A

 $2150

 Temporary Service

   

200A

 $275

 Service Reconnect/Wrap fee

   

200A

 $185

 
For all other system upgrades to serve new or modified loads, please contact New Services Engineering at (253) 502-8277.