Apply for a Permit

To apply for a permit, please visit the Department of Community Development, located on the second floor of City Hall:

3805 S. Casper Drive, New Berlin, WI 53151


The following items require a permit in the City of New Berlin:

Project Guidelines

These guidelines are not to be considered as complete or all inclusive.


To schedule an inspection, call (262) 797-2445. Inspections must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance. Please check with City Staff for specific inspection requirements.

Inspections are required for the following projects:

  • Culverts
  • Curb and Ditch
  • Driveway Approaches
  • Grading and Erosion Control

For other permits and applications, see the Building Inspection and Zoning Departments. Please contact City Staff to check if a permit is required for a specific project or type of work.