Building Inspections Division

Permit Applications

Building Permit and HVAC fees will be increasing on January 1, 2018.  For your convenience, we have created a page that lists all permits.  Remember that a permit is needed to construct, alter, repair or perform maintenance to any structure.  

TRAKIT - Online Services


TRAKiT is an online tool that provides tremendous benefit for users. Residents can gain online access to numerous resources, including code inspections, projects, permits and licenses. Access is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  For more information CLICK HERE. For direct access, CLICK HERE.

Property Maintenance

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The City of Waukesha is committed to providing safe living conditions for all its residents. It takes a cooperative effort of investors, owners, tenants and the city to achieve a successful property maintenance program. To Report a Concern, CLICK HERE.

How Do I?

Answers to the most frequently asked questions are listed on this page for your convenience.


No refunds will be made once a permit or project has been issued, submitted and/or services have been rendered by the City of Waukesha.  It is up to the customer purchasing the permit, or submitting the project, the scope of the project prior to submittal.  Once a permit has been issued, or a project has been submitted, those fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.