The Town of Somerset requires owners to obtain a permit prior to changing almost any part of a property if the change has a real value of $2,000 or more. Permit fees vary. Please refer to the 2018 Building Inspector's Agreement for Services schedule or contact the building inspector.
Somerset contracts with a licensed inspector to provide all services required for building in our community. The building inspector service, All Croix Inspections LLC has a complete web site with most forms and permits available online for both the Town and Village of Somerset.
Required permits include: New Homes, Storage Sheds, Alterations, Porchs, Decks, Garages, Electrical, Commercial/Industrial, Additions, Pools, Moving a House, Repairs, Fireplaces.
Please contact the building inspector before beginning your project to inquire about required permits.
You must also complete and return the Wisconsin Uniform Building Permit Application (pdf format ) to the building inspector.
All-Croix Inspections LLC
1810 Crest View Drive
Suite 1C, Hudson, WI 54016
In the Town of Somerset, setbacks must be verified before a building permit is issued. The following information MUST be submitted with the Building Permit Application.
1 - Contact information for all of the following:
B. GENERAL CONTRACTOR ( INCLUDE LICENSE # )
C. HEATING ( HV AC ) CONTRACTOR ( INCLUDE REGISTRATION # )
E. MASTER PLUMBER ( INCLUDE LICENSE # )
2 - 2 SETS OF BUILDING PLANS ( 1 WILL BE RETURNED )
3 - SITE PLAN WITH SOIL EROSION CONTROL PLAN (Download Form as PDF File)
4 - WISCONSIN ENERGY WORKSHEET (Download Form as Word File or PDF File)
5 - LEGAL DISCRIPTION OF PARCEL
6 - DRIVEWAY PERMIT
7 - SANITARY PERMIT FROM COUNTY THROUGH LICENSED INSTALLER
8 - ESTIMATED BUILDING COST (DO NOT INCLUDE COST OF LAND)
COMPLETE ALL APPLICABLE ITEMS