Unified Fire Service Area (UFSA) is authorized to collect "Fire Impact Fees". The fees are based upon general demand and growth along with potential Fire/EMS calls created by new building and land use. Fees address future Fire/EMA infrastructure needs to provide the necessary emergency services.
Jurisdictions serviced by UFSA are Town of Alta, Town of Brighton, Copperton Township, Eagle Mountain City, Emigration Canyon Township, Kearns Township, Magna Township, Midvale City, Millcreek City, Taylorsville City, White City Township, and all unincorporated areas of Salt Lake County.
$431.42 per unit
Single-Family Residential Units have been categorized as only those single-family housing structures which are entirely detached. One structure is equal to one unit, regardless of the size. The Single-Family fee per unit is the final fee for each single-family detached structure.
$384.25 per unit
Multiple Family Residential Units are defined as any other residential structure other than single family detached housing. This includes attached condos and any other separately sold units which are physically attached to other units (duplexes, townhomes, etc.) One dwelling is equal to one unit. The fee for a two-unit, ten-unit, or one hundred-unit multi-family structure (or any number of units) is to be calculated the same way. The number of units is multiplied by the Multi-Family fee per unit to arrive at the final fee.
$1.09 per square foot ($0.94 for occupancy and $0.15 for apparatus)
The Commercial category includes all building square footage associated with private commercial/institutional activity. This includes all typical retail businesses, as well as medical facilities, assisted living facilities, and other private institutions. The final fee is based on the total square footage of the structure.
$0.78 per square foot ($0.67 for occupancy and $0.11 for apparatus)
The Institutional category includes all building square footage associated with nonprofit and governmental activity. This includes but is not limited to schools, churches, and nonprofits. The final fee is based on the total square footage of the structure.
$0.13 per square foot ($0.11 for occupancy and $0.02 for apparatus)
The Industrial category includes all building square footage associated with private industrial activity. This includes but is not limited to factories, manufacturing plants, and other private industrial activities. The final fee is based on the total square footage of the structure.
For a complete Impact Fee Analysis, please contact the Unified Fire Service Area at 801-743-7200 or view at 3380 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, UT 84119.
We now offer online payment by electronic check and credit card by using the links shown above. Please be aware that there is a processing fee associated with paying your impact fee by credit card.