Subdivisions Qualifying for Expedited Review

-->All applications will be assigned a project number for tracking purposes, (PZ-YR-***** ). Please refer to the project number for all review submittals and inquiries. Applications requiring electronic submittal formats may be provided on an electronic medium or e-mailed to the Planning Clerk at:  deinest@ci.billings.mt.us

Expedited Review 


   

Subdivisions creating no more than two (2) lots that satisfy all five criteria may qualify for expedited review.

​The expedited review process allows a subdivider to go directly to final plat review after a ​Pre-application/concept meeting has been completed. Expedited subdivisions are still reviewed for compliance with local and state subdivision regulations and an SIA is required for them.

​Please note also that right-of-way dedication may be required with subdivisions qualifying for expedited review.
Qualifying Criteria for Expedited Subdivisions
1.The proposal meets the definition of a first minor subdivision from a tract of record;
​2.Legal and physical access to all lots is provided;
​ 3.No land in the subdivision will be dedicated to public use for parks or playgrounds;
​ 4.The plat has been approved by the Montana Department of Environmental Quality or County Environmental Health whenever approval is required, or the plat has been approved by the City of Billings Public Works Department for water, sanitary sewer and storm water facilities
​5. No public improvements are required.

Submittal Requirements

Fee Schedule City Applications            Fee Schedule County Applications 

Pre-application/Concept Meeting Application 

** Applications must be received (1) month prior to the actual submittal date of a Expedited Plat Application. A Review fee of $572 is due for City Applications.  No Review fee is required for the first County applications.  A fee of $375.00 is due for the 2nd application on a parcel. This review expires 6 months after the Pre-application/concept Meeting date.

Expedited "Check Print" Review Application


-->HARD COPIES: (2)-SETS INCLUDING SIGNED APPLICATION, FEE, AND CORRESPONDING DOCUMENTS  
-->ELECTRONIC FORMAT: (1)-SET APPLICATION AND CORRESPONDING DOCUMENTS PROVIDED TO OR E-MAILED TO THE PLANNING CLERK AT
DEINEST@CI.BILLINGS.MT.US.
  
 
 
Expedited Final Mylar Review Application
Final mylars are reviewed to ensure all documents are submitted in an acceptable format and routed for signatures. To ensure city plats reach the City Council at the earliest possible Council meeting date, they must be submitted four (4) weeks in advance of the scheduled Council meeting. 
-->HARD COPIES: (2)-SETS INCLUDING SIGNED APPLICATION, FEE, AND CORRESPONDING DOCUMENTS
-->(2)-MYLARS City plats, (1)-MYLAR County plats, signed by property owner/notarized by surveyor
-->ELECTRONIC FORMAT: (1)-SET APPLICATION AND
CORRESPONDING DOCUMENTS PROVIDED TO OR E-MAILED TO THE PLANNING CLERK AT DEINEST@CI.BILLINGS.MT.US