New 1 & 2 Family

Before You Apply
Contractors applying for permits to construct or alter one & two-family residences must have both the Dwelling Contractor Certification and Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification issued by the State of Wisconsin, Department of Commerce-Credentialing.

Information Required for Building Permit Application

Note: Decks must be shown on survey and building plans provided if applicable.

Erosion Control must be in place and inspected before the building permit is issued. Contact a Zoning & Inspections Technician at 262-532-4273 or 262-532-4276 to request this inspection or if you have any questions. You may also email one of the Technicians at jgronitz@menomonee-falls.org or jkolberg@menomonee-falls.org.


Fees

Living, basement, garage area
Plan Review Fee
Erosion Control Permit
Refundable Building Deposit

State Building Seal
Occupancy Permit
Address Tiles
.30¢/sq. ft.
$175
$120
$1,000

$40
$50
$13.66


Possible Additional Fees:

PRD Planned Residential Development $50 per unit
Impact Fees: Sewer $2,596 - Water $2,787 - Park $2,200 - Fire $1,593 
Contact Building Inspection Dept for Additional Information Related to These Fees.