Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of Labor & Industry
Bureau of Occupational and Industrial Safety
Boiler Division

Link opens Fee Schedule in PDF format FEE SCHEDULE
Boilers and Unfired Pressure Vessels

SERVICE
FEE 
1. Certificates of Operation
  Boiler
Unfired Pressure Vessel
$22.00
$44.00
2. Internal inspection of power boilers, high-pressure or high-temperature boilers, miniature boilers:
  Boilers with heating surface of 50 sq. ft. or less
Boilers with heating surface of 51 to 3,999 sq. ft.
Boilers with heating surface of 4,000 to 9,999 sq. ft.
Boilers with heating surface of 10,000 sq. ft. or more
Miniature boilers
$22.00
$36.00
$51.00
$58.00
$15.00
3. External inspection of power boilers, high-pressure or high-temperature boilers:
 
Boilers with heating surface of 50 sq. ft. or less
Boilers with heating surface of 51 to 3,999 sq. ft.
 
Note: Not more than $50.00 plus the annual certificate fee must be paid for any and all inspections of boilers listed under numbers 2 and 3 (above) in any required inspection period.
$15.00
$22.00
4.
Internal or external inspection of low-pressure boilers:
 
Heating boiler without manhole
Heating boiler with manhole
Hot water supply boiler

Note: Not more than $50.00 plus the annual certificate fee must be paid for any and all inspections of any low-pressure boiler in any required inspection period.
$18.00
$22.00
$15.00
 
5. Internal or external inspection of pressure vessels:
 
Each pressure vessel subject to inspection having a cross-sectional area of 50 sq. ft. or less
Each additional 100 sq. ft. of cross-sectional area in excess of 50 sq. ft.

Note:
Not more than $75.00 shall be paid for each inspection on any one vessel.
 
A group of pressure vessels operating as a single machine or unit shall be considered one pressure vessel.
 
Not more than $75.00 plus the annual certificate fee must be paid for any and all inspections for any pressure vessel in any required inspection period, except in cases where the vessel is moved.
$15.00
$15.00
6. “Intent to Install” application
$29.00
7. Plan approval: Mechanical room
$73.00
8. Plan approval: High- or low-pressure boiler (per boiler)
$29.00
9. Boiler inspector fees:
  Examination
Certificate of competency and commission
Credential card (issued annually)
$44.00
$22.00
$15.00
10. Hydrostatic test (witnessed)
$22.00
11. On-site consultation:
$29.00/hr
12. Inspection of repairs:
$15.00
13. ASME and National Board “R-Stamp” shop survey fees 
  Full Day
Half day
$726.00
$363.00
14. Department regulations (includes mailing expense)
$7.00
15. Acceptance of boiler or pressure vessel not originally for use within the Commonwealth:
$726.00
16. Variance request (to PA Industrial Board):
$100.00

Effective March 21, 2006
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