Town of Kossuth Construction Permit Fee Recommendations
Effective date: January 2016
General Building Permit: $20
Required for all remodeling and additions to existing structures that are estimated to exceed $3000 in materials and labor. It is not required for direct replacement and maintenance items. Example: windows being replaced with the same size and type, siding replacement, or roof replacement. Any modification to any structure exterior dimensions also requires a Setback Permit issued by Manitowoc County Zoning Dept. This includes decks, attached patios, room additions, vertical expansions, and lean-to type additions. All State of Wisconsin regulations and code compliance is required. *
New Principle Structure (residence): $700
Required for all new residence construction and includes State of Wisconsin required inspections. Also requires a Setback Permit issued by Manitowoc County Zoning Dept. May also require a new address number and driveway permit. *
New Accessory Structure: $50
Required for all new construction of accessory structures such as garages, storage buildings, barns, gazebos, hunting or warming structures. All accessory structure permits require a Setback Permit issued by Manitowoc County Zoning Dept. May also require a new address number or driveway permit. All State of Wisconsin regulations and code compliance is required. *
Driveway permit: $75
Issued by Town Board for any new driveway or modification to existing road access.
New address number: $75
Issued at time of application for any new structure on any previously undeveloped parcel.