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The City of Muskego
The City of Muskego
W182 S8200 Racine Ave.
Muskego, WI 53150
Ph: (262) 679-4100
Fees
Summary of Typical Fees
Fees for all permits within the city are set by the Common Council. Below is a summary of some typical permit fees for common projects.  These fees can vary depending on the exact details and size of a project.  This listing is just to give a basic example of typical fees and is subject to change.  Please contact Building Services if there are any questions.

Commercial / Industrial fees may vary.  For details, contact Building Services at (262) 679-4145.

NOTE: Once you know your building permit fee and you have a permit reference number, you can pay a fee by credit card here (service fees apply for credit card payments).

New Home Construction
Shed (Less than 120 Square Feet)
  • Planning review - $15
  • Engineering review - Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building Permit fee - $60
  • Typical total - $95

Accessory Structure / Garage (More than 120 Square Feet)
  • Planning review - $90
  • Engineering review - Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building review - $60
  • Building Permit fee - $0.28 per square foot
  • Typical total - Varies

Deck
  • Planning review - $20
  • Engineering review - Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building review - $35
  • Building permit fee - $60
  • Typical total - $135

Pool / Spa
  • Planning review - $20
  • Engineering review - Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building review - $35
  • Building Permit fee - $9 per $1,000 of value (minimum of $60)
  • Typical total - Varies

Remodeling / Renovations (No Building Footprint Change)
  • Planning review - $20
  • Engineering review - Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building review - $60
  • Building Permit fee - $0.30 per square foot
  • Typical total – Varies

Addition / Expansion
  • Planning review - $90
  • Engineering review - $Starting at $20 (can vary based upon the time of review and can exceed listed amounts)
  • Building review - $60
  • Building Permit fee - $0.30 per square foot
  • Typical total - Varies

Re-Roofing, Re-Siding, Foundation Repair, Projects Where a Square Footage Cannot be Determined
  • Building Permit fee - $10 per $1,000 of value (minimum of $60)

Driveways, Patios, Walkways, Retaining / Seat Walls, Fences – Require a Zoning Permit
  • Planning review - $20

Electrical, Plumbing & Mechanical  (HVAC) Permits
  • The fees for these types of permits are a $60 base fee plus $.06 a SF of the area being developed for nay new cosntruction or remodel.  Any repair or basic replacement is a based on the quantity of each item with a minimum $60 fee. See each specific permit application for costs of each item. To learn more, see the Permits page.