(a)  Upon submission of the application for a certification of rehabilitation, applicants for income-producing and non-income-producing rehabilitation certificates shall pay a fee in accordance with this Rule.

(b)  Payment shall be made payable to: North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources. A certification decision by the State Historic Preservation Office shall not be issued on an application until the appropriate remittance is received by the department. Fees are nonrefundable.

(c)  Applicants submitting proposed rehabilitation projects of over twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000) shall submit an application fee of two hundred fifty dollars ($250.00) with Part A of their application as described in Rule .0920 of this Section. 

(d)  Upon completion of a rehabilitation project and submission of Part B of the application as described in Rule .0920 of this Section, applicants shall submit an additional fee for review of the completed rehabilitation project in accordance with the schedule below.  The fees for review of completed rehabilitation projects are based on the dollar amount of the costs attributed to the rehabilitation of the certified historic structure.  The schedule below sets forth the total fee owed, including the initial two hundred and fifty-dollar ($250.00) application fee as described in Paragraph (c) of this Rule:



Completed Qualifying Rehabilitation Expenditures



$5,000 - $25,000


$25,001 - $50,000


$50,001 - $75,000


$75,001 - $100,000


$100,001 - $150,000


$150,001 - $200,000


$200,001 - $300,000


$300,001 - $400,000


$400,001 - $500,000


$500,001 - $1,000,000


$1,000,001 - $5,000,000


$5,000,001 or more



(e)  The total fee for application and review of non-income-producing projects shall be capped at one thousand dollars ($1,000) per discrete property parcel every five years.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 105-129.105; 105-129.106; 105-129.107;

Temporary Adoption Eff. January 1, 2016;

Temporary Adoption Expired Eff. October 11, 2016;

Eff. December 1, 2016.