City of Amery Website: amerywisconsin.org

Contact Person: City Clerk
118 Center St. Amery, WI 54001
715-268-7486

Building Permit Process and Checklist

Wisconsin Uniform Building Permit Application

Erosion Control Regulations Checklist

Building Cross Section Aide

How long is the building permit good for?
The project needs to be started within 6 months and completed within 18 months.

What needs a building permit?
1 and 2 family houses, Commercial Buildings, All additions, Manufactured Homes, Decks, detached buildings, residing, completely new windows or larger windows, new electrical service panels.

What is exempt?
Reroofing and minor changes as deemed by the building inspector.

How is the building permit fee determined?
New house permit fees are determined using the following formula.
$500 plus $3.50 per $1000 of project valuation. The project valuation is the total of the following calculations.
Living area                  $88.50 sq/ft
Basement                    $30.00 sq/ft
Garage                         $30.00 sq/ft
Deck                            $16.50 sq/ft

A State permit seal of $35 is added if the project is a new dwelling.

Permit fees for other projects have different fees, call Moriak Enterprises for specifics.