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Utility Highway Work Permit Fees

Type of Operations Base Fee Additional Fee
Original Installation Underground $ 100 $1.00 per ft.
1. Excavating, tunneling, boring, installing, etc.
2. Commercial service sub surface connection
Erecting poles, towers, etc. $ 100 $5.00 per unit
Overhead – Running new lines $ 100  
Secondary Attachment, i.e.    
Cablevision Installation $ 100 $1.00 per ft.
On Bridges and Culverts    
1. Regular installation $ 100  
2. Requiring structural changes $1,000  
(existing procedure will continue for other aspects)    
Telephone Booths $ 500  
1. Along County roads
2. Along County roads with controlled access
a. Single job $ 100  
Repairing, making replacements, relocation, performing herbicide work, etc. (indicate footage or poles although no additional fee)    
b. Annual $5,000  
Includes tree work and other work permitted as Single jobs (Dept. must be notified each time work is to be performed)    
After original construction    
commercial service sub-surface $ 100 $1.00 per ft.

Suffolk County Government

H. Lee Dennison Bldg

100 Veterans Memorial Hwy
P.O. Box 6100
Hauppauge, NY 11788

Riverhead County Center

County Road 51
Riverhead, NY 11901