Building Permits

Before starting a project, please be sure to contact our Zoning Administrator, Mike McNamee first. 

Mike McNamee (920)851-1301 or email: [email protected]

Once the zoning has been approved, you will need to work with Elisabeth Racine w/ SPS Inspection Services for all building permits.

(920)266-9611 or email: [email protected]

Applications for a building permit should be emailed to Elisabeth w/ SPS Inspection Services directly or can be dropped off /mailed to:

Town of Vinland

6085 County Road T
Oshkosh, WI  54904

Residential Building Permits


New Residential $470.00 (up to 2500 Sq. Ft.)
$580.00 (2501 - 5000 Sq. Ft.)
$680.00 (5001 Sq. Ft. & Up + .10 per sq. ft.)
New 1 & 2 Family State Permit $35.00 (+.10 sq. ft.)
(Required & will be added to above New Residential Permit Fee)
Residential Refuse/Sign Fee
(Required & will be added to above New Residential Permit fee) $250.00
Residential Addition $80.00 (+.10 sq. ft.)
Residential Remodel $60.00 (+.10 sq. ft.)
Garage/Accessory Buildings $55.00 (+.10 sq. ft.)
House Moving Same fee as new residential
Razing $50.00 per house
$40.00 per out-building

Mechanical Permits

Electrical Service $50.00
Electrical $45.00 (+.03 per sq ft)
New Homes/Remodels/Add


$45.00 (+.03 per sq ft)New
Plumbing $45.00 (+.03 per sq ft)New


Work Started Before Permit is Issued-Double Fees

Commercial - New or Additon

New Construction or Additions $100.00 Base Fee
(+ .10 per Sq. Ft.)
Commercial Remodel $100.00 Min. Fee (+ $5.00 per Thousand of valuation up to $100,00 & $3.00 per Thousand over $100,00)

Mechanical Permits

Electrical Service $50.00 (temporary service or upgrade)
Electrical $45.00 Base Fee (+.03 per Sq. Ft.)
HVAC $45.00 (+.03 per Sq. Ft.)
Plumbing $45.00 (+.03 per Sq. Ft.)
Razing Any Structure $50.00
Occupancy-Temporary Occupancy Permit $50.00
Early Start (Plan Approval Needed) $50.00
Work Started Before Permit Issued Double Fees
Special Inspection & Re-Inspection $45.00 per hour(1 hour minimum)


Up to 20 Sq. Ft. $40.00
Over 20 Sq. Ft. $ 0.75 per Sq. Ft.
Electrical - Add $25.00


Fees Approved and updated by the Town Board on 05/19/22
Attested by Karen Brazee, Clerk/Treasurer