TOWN of OCONTO

Permit required for NEW OR RELOCATION OF ONE OR TWO FAMILY DWELLINGS

Sanitary permits are not included by these local fees.  You need to get that permit from Oconto County. 

County Land Use and Zoning Permit is not covered by this application.       Call 920-834-6827 for more information.

After obtaining the above permits you can proceed to make an application for the local building permit.

CLICK HERE to get started on new home application

Note: Permits are now required for manufactured homes that were once called mobil homes,  single or double wide homes..

A “Mobile home" is now defined in section 101.91 (10), Stats., as follows: “`Mobile home' means a vehicle manufactured or assembled before June 15, 1976, designed to be towed as a single unit or in sections upon a highway by a motor vehicle and equipped and used, or intended to be used, primarily for human habitation, with walls of rigid uncollapsible construction, which has an overall length in excess of 45 feet.

Permit Fee for Dwelling Permit

Homes to 1499 sq. ft.  ——— $ 510    

1500 to 1999 sq. ft.  —————$ 543

2000 sq. ft. to 3000 sq. ft.  —- $ 568    

over 3000 sq. ft. —— $ 568 plus 20 cents a sq. ft  for footage over 3000.

Duplex  —- add $ 25

Permit Fee for Manufactured Home Construction

Homes to 1499 sq. ft.  ——— $510    

1500 to 1999 sq. ft.  —————$ 543

2000 sq. ft. to 3000 sq. ft.  —- $ 568    

over 3000 sq. ft. —— $ 568 plus 13 cents a sq. ft  for footage over 3000.

Duplex  —- add $ 25

For other things that require permits use the following short form. See below for fee.

Click here to get short form.

PERMIT FEES

Permit Fee for accessory buildings

Under 600 sq. ft.—— NO permit required

601 to 750 sq. ft. ——$ 60

750 sq. ft. and larger ——-$ 90

Special electrical inspection not associated with a building permit but might be requested  by owner or utility .     Fee $30

Dwelling Additions :  

Fee $100 plus  20 cent a square foot over 600.

Structural remodeling:

No permit required

Decks above 2 feet of grade

No permit required

Address numbers and culvert permits  are obtained from your local Town government.  

 Owners are responsible to for compliance with set back rules for structures.