Municipality Location and General Contact Information


Address
625 52nd St
Kenosha WI 53140
Website
https://www.kenosha.org/
Phone
262-653-4000
Building Department information for City of Kenosha, WI

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City of Kenosha, WI - Building Department Information


The following Building Department information is available for City of Kenosha, WI

Building and Related Codes and Amendments

CHAPTER IX BUILDING CODE

9.01 Title

9.02 Definitions

9.03 General

9.04 Powers and Duties of Building Code Official

9.05 Application For Permit

9.06 Permit

9.07 Fees

9.08 Enforcement Procedure

9.09 Certificate of Occupancy

9.10 One and Two Family Dwellings

9.11 Unsafe Buildings

9.12 Existing Buildings

9.13 Temporary Buildings and Uses

9.14 Street Occupancy

9.15 Vacant Buildings

9.16 Moving of Buildings

9.17 Razing of Buildings

9.18 Swimming Pools; Hot Tubs

9.19 Plumbing

9.20 Electrical

9.21 HVAC

9.22 Air Conditioning Equipment on Single, Two Family and Multi-Family Residential Buildings

9.23 Street Numbering

9.24 Sidewalk; Curb and Gutter; Driveway Approaches; Driveway Aprons

9.25 Downspout Discharge

9.26 Retaining Walls

9.27 Excavations; Depressions; Pits

9.28 Appeals

9.29 Violations and Penalties

Permit Information and Forms

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS AND HVAC CONTRACTORS:

Effective July 2, 2013, Wisconsin Act 20 invalidated the authority of the DSPS to require a Building Contractor Registration. If you hold a Building Contractor Registration (BCR), please contact DSPS immediately to obtain the proper contractor registration/license. Permit applications cannot be accepted/approved unless all appropriate registrations and licenses are valid. Listed below are the correct types of required registrations and licenses.

ATTENTION: All contractors, please review the state licensing requirements HERE for all permits.

PERMIT FORMS

Accessory Building

Canopy/Awning

Commercial Addition

Commercial Alteration

Commercial Electric

Commercial New Building

Commercial Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning

Commercial Plumbing

Dog Enclosure

Exterior Sewer / Water Lateral

Fence

Fireplace

Footing/Foundation

Home Occupancy

Low Voltage/Antenna

Moving a Building

Non-Structural Demolition (Scrap Salvage)

Occupancy for Vacant Residential Buildings

Occupancy - Business

Pools

Porch/Deck Permit

Portable Sign

Razing a Building

Residential Addition

Residential Alteration

Residential Electric

Residential Heating, Ventilating & Air Conditioning

Residential Plumbing

Retaining Wall

Roof

Sign

Single Family New Building

Soil Erosion and Sediment Control - Residential

Soil Erosion and Sediment Control - Commercial

Soil Erosion and Sediment Control - Site Grading

Temporary Structure - Commercial

Trash Receptacle Enclosure

Wheelchair Ramp

Vacant Building Permit

Licensing Information

HVAC (HEATING, VENTILATING & AIR CONDITIONING) CONTRACTOR

(type 101) | Expires 4/30

$60/new | $30/renewal

Chapter 9, Code of General Ordinances

Approved by City Clerk | Bond & Certificate of Liability Insurance

Application



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