Building Inspector: Mike Fenley (Fenley Total Inspections LLC)

Phone: For appointments/inspections call (608) 963-0652.

Email: totalinspectionservices@gmail.com

Village Office Hours:  The Building Inspector holds office hours at Village Hall on Thursdays from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., or by appointment.

Applications for building permits can be obtained from the Village Clerk's Office or from link below.  Completed applications shall be remitted to the Building Inspector for issuance.

Building Permit Fee Schedule

Building & Zoning Applications/Forms

BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR NEW HOMES

WI ACT 211 NOW REQUIRES ALL BUILDING PERMIT APPLICATIONS FOR NEW HOMES TO BE FILED WITH THE STATE. 

TO ACHIEVE THIS THE STATE HAS CREATED AN ON LINE APPLICATION FORM THAT MUST BE USED WHEN APPLYING FOR A BUILDING PERMIT FOR A NEW HOME. 

IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE PERMIT PULLER TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION ON LINE.  ALL PLANS AND OTHER DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED FOR A PERMIT WILL BE GIVEN TO THE INSPECTOR IN THE USUAL MANNER.

BELOW ARE THE INSTRUCTIONS TO ACCESS THE FORM ON LINE:

  1. Go to dsps.wi.gov
  2. On home page click on “A-Z Programs List
  3. On next page scroll down and click on “One and two-family”
  4. On next page click on “Act 211 Electronic building permit system”
  5. On next page scroll down to “Permit Pullers”.
  6. In the paragraph you will see “to access the electronic building permit system, PLEASE CLICK HERE.
  7. Click there and follow the instructions to complete the application.
  8. Please note on the first page (Cautionary statement) you MUST check the “I agree” box to continue.
  9. ALL boxes with * must be filled in.  If not, the application will not be accepted by the system.
  10.   You will need ALL contractor information including name, address, license # and phone #.  Make sure you have that prior to starting.

THIS IS ONLY FOR NEW HOME APPLICATIONS.  ALL OTHER APPLICATIONS FOR ADDITIONS, ALTERATIONS OR ZONING PERMITS WILL BE HANDLED AS BEFORE. 

ABOUT US

New Glarus was established as a Swiss Colony in 1845 and incorporated as a Village in 1901. The Village has retained its Swiss charm with Alpine-style architecture, ethnic festivals and Swiss delicacies. The Village is located in beautiful Green County in south central Wisconsin. We are just 28 miles south of Madison and 17 miles north of Monroe on State Highway 69.

CONTACT US

  319 2nd Street
    PO Box 399
    New Glarus, WI 53574

(608) 527-2510

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday: Closed