Building Permit

A building permit is required whenever there is new construction or remodeling. A building permit is required for such things as:
  • Constructing a garage
  • Constructing a storage shed
  • Constructing or replacing a deck
  • Erecting a fence
  • Home remodeling
  • Installation of a swimming pool
  • Installation or replacement of windows
  • Newly constructed homes - See Below
  • Remodeling a basement
  • Re-roofing

Application Process

Before a permit is issued, applicants must complete a building permit application, present plans to the Building Inspector, appear before the Building Board if work is done to the exterior of the property, and pay the appropriate fee. There is a minimum fee of $70 for a building permit.

New Construction (One and Two-Family Homes) **Do not fill this permit out for any remodeling**

2015 Wisconsin Act 211 is requiring online applications utilizing the State‚Äôs electronic permit system. This will be required to be done before the village will accept permit applications.

The online application submittal by the contractor is available at:

For more information on Building Permits, please contact the Building Inspector by email or 414-247-6622.