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.

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Information Required for Building Permit Application


  • Completed Building Permit Application
  • Digital set of plans legible and drawn to scale or dimensioned (one set must be developer-approved if in subdivision, letter from developer is also acceptable)
  • Original survey w/ stamp
  • Survey w/ erosion control
  • Signed & dated energy Analysis (heat calculations w/furnace model # and size)
  • Sanitary permit (if Required)
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Decks, patios, porches, etc. 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 262-532-8278 or request your silt fence inspection using the online form.
 

Fees


Living, Basement, Garage Area $0.30/sqft
Plan Review Fee $175
Erosion Control Permit $120
Refundable Building Deposit $1,000
State Building Seal $40
Occupancy Permit $50
Address Tiles $19.03 + $0.97 tax

Possible Additional Fees

PRD (Planned Residential Development) $50/unit
Sewer Impact Fee $2,837
Water Impact Fee $3,046
Park Impact Fee $2,404
Fire Impact Fee $1,741

Contact Building Inspection Department for additional information related to these fees.