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DO I NEED A PERMIT?

Dane County Zoning Permit: Applications must be retrieved from Dane County Zoning. A zoning permit may be needed if you are altering an existing building, constructing a new building, doing major repairs, constructing or altering a deck or other structures such as a fence, adding a solar collector, adding a bay or bow window, cleaning out drainage ditches or ponds, doing any brush or tree cutting, filling or grading in a flood-zone, wetland or shore-land area. Contact Dane County Zoning at (608) 266-4266 or email plandev@countyofdane.com for more information.

Dane County Erosion Control or Shoreland Mitigation Permit: Certain projects may require these permits. Please contact Dane County Land and Water Resources to verify. Dane County Land and Water Resources can be contacted by emailing lwrd@countyofdane.com or by calling (608) 224-3730

 

Building Permit: In addition to a Dane County Zoning permit, you may also need a Town of Dunn building permit to build, repair, remodel, move, replace siding, add new windows or doors, re-shingle your roof, etc.

Driveway Permit: A driveway permit is required to locate, establish, construct, or substantially reconstruct a driveway, road, or other access, to a property from a public highway or to a private road within the Town of Dunn, or when a house is to be torn down and rebuilt.

Wrecking Permit: A wrecking permit is required prior to the demolition of any structures.

Retrieve a permit application by clicking on the name of the type of permit.

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