Contact Person: Janelle Johnson
209 50th Avenue
Clayton, WI  54004

Building Permit and Process Checklist

Wisconsin Uniform Building Permit Application

Erosion Control Regulations Checklist

Building Cross Section Aide

How long is the building permit good for?
You have 24 months to get the building weather tight.

What needs a building permit?
1 and 2 family houses, All additions, decks and Manufactured homes.

What is exempt?
Residing and reroofing and projects less than $5000

How is the building permit fee determined?
New house permit fees are determined using the following formula.
$100 plus $3.40 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.

An administration fee of $50 is added to the permit fee