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
  • Installation of a swimming pool
  • Installation or replacement of windows
  • New home construction or remodeling
  • 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.

Further Information
For more information on building permits, please contact the Building Inspector at email or 414-351-8906.