Fees & Charges
Town of Wake Forest
Comprehensive List of Fees & Charges
Table of Contents
Note: Town of Wake Forest fees are subject to change without notice. Please contact the appropriate department to confirm current fees and charges.
Motor Vehicle Fee - $30.00
Please Note: NC General Statutes authorize municipalities to levy up to $30.00 for the motor vehicle fee. The Town’s current vehicle fee is $30.00 of which $10.00 remains in the general fund and supports street maintenance initiatives. The remaining $20.00 is used to offset debt service for various transportation improvements around town. Payment is collected through Wake County and Franklin County tax billings. Display of license plates or auto decal is not required by the Town of Wake Forest.
Office of Commissioner - $15.00
Office of Mayor - $50.00
Fee for Town Code reproduction(s)
Paper binder - $30.00
Hardback - $150.00
Fee for receiving a hard copy of the Board of Commissioners Agenda
Agenda without Attachments - No Charge
Agenda with Attachments - $45.00
Planning Board Agenda without Attachments - No Charge
Planning Board Agenda with Attachments - $45.00
Taxicab Company - See Privilege License Schedule
Document & Copy Fees
Manual of Specifications, Standards and Design - $75.00/$100.00 with CD
Documents on CD - $10.00 per CD
34 x 44 - $25.00
Letter, Legal - $ .25 per sheet
Fee for copies of Human Resources' file documents - .10 per page
Youth Athletic League program fees are provided on page 2 of the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources fee schedule.
Instructional Classes, Camps & Special Events
Classes - Fees vary and may be found in the RecConnect program guide
One Day Workshops - Fees vary and may be found in the RecConnect program guide
Summer Camps - Fees vary and may be found in the RecConnect program guide
Special Events - Fees may vary according to type of event.
See our Special Events Policy.
Aquatic Center fees are provided on page 3 of the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department fee schedule.
Facility Rental Fees are provided on pages 1-3 of the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources fee schedule.
False Burglar Alarms
After four (4) false alarms - $40.00
Town-wide - $25.00
Handicap - $250.00*
*Reference: N.C.G.S. 20-37.6(f)(1)
In-Town Resident - $10.00
Out of Town Resident - $15.00
Operator's Initial Fees - $5.00
Renewal Fee - $2.00
Cemetery Fee Schedule
- In-Town resident - $600 per plot
- Out-of-Town resident - $1,800 per plot
- In-Town resident - $900 per niche
- Out-of-Town resident - $2,000 per niche
Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste Service
Trash/recycle/yard waste services are $21/month and shown on the City of Raleigh water bill. It is listed as a non-metered charge.