NEW 1 & 2 Family Homes Application Submittal Process
During the 2015-2016 legislative session, 2015 Act 211 was signed into law, requiring Wisconsin municipalities to submit to the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) electronic copies of their one- and two-family building permits starting on January 2, 2018. This law also charged DSPS with creating and implementing an electronic processing system for these building permits that could be utilized by municipalities.
The link below will take you to the start page for the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) Online Permitting System. Follow the instructions and complete the application online. When completed, print out a copy of the application to bring to the Chippewa County Department of Planning & Zoning along with your plans, data and other required applications (zoning, address, sanitary, etc.) to apply for your building permit. THIS IS FOR NEW 1 AND 2 FAMILY HOMES ONLY. All other projects such as additions, alterations, decks, electrical permits, etc. will be done on paper not through this portal.