Permit required for NEW OR RELOCATION OF ONE OR TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS.
The state requires new home applications to be submitted to them and then it is approved by local inspectors. They require the on-site contractor to be licensed and at least one crew member to hold a Dwelling Contractor Qualifier license. You will also need the license numbers for your electrician, your plumber and HVAC installer.
Prior to working on this form get your sanitary permit from the county. There is a place to enter that permit number on this form.
Also get a land use / zoning permit and be sure to enter those permit numbers on the state form.
Shawano County Planning and Development Department
Planning, Parks & Solid Waste * Zoning & Landuse Control * Property Listing * Land Conservation
311 N. Main Street, Shawano, WI 54166 * (715)526-6766 * Fax (715)526-6273 * www.co.shawano.wi.us
After obtaining the above permits you can proceed to make an application for the local building permit.
Note: Permits are now required for manufactured homes that were once called mobil homes, single or double wide homes..
After you have completed the electronic form you will need to do the following:
1. Send a check made out to Tom Smith Inspections LLC for the permit fee.
2. Ask your HVAV installer to provide the “Res Check Form” to me. They will know about this requirement and provide it as part of your installation.
The company or you can send to me in paper form or as an email with attached PDF file.
3. Send one copy of your building plan. It can be sent in paper form, or a computer version sent to me by email attached or PDF file.
4. My files are all identified by street address so be sure to include that on any correspondence .
Permit Fee for Dwelling Permit - $475
Both Manufactured Home & site construction
FOR SPECIAL ELECTRICAL INSPECTIONS
REQUESTED by owner or REQUIRED by utility . Fee $30
Note: Sometimes the electrical contractor will REQUEST MY INSPECTION and pay these fees as part of the bid given to an owner so check with the contractor prior to sending this to me.
FOR ATTACHED GARAGES AND ADDITIONS
The town wants you to get a building permit from the Town Clerk and to pay me the inspection fee of $125 for any new attached garages or additions. CLICK HERE TO PRINT APPLICATION FORM
Address numbers and culvert permits are obtained from your local Town government.
Owners are responsible for compliance with set back rules for structures.
DUPLEX dwellings - $500