Construction within the City limits of Marshfield require a building permit and building inspections. Permit applications can be applied for at City Hall through the Building Inspector. For residential construction, hand drawn plans are sufficient. For commercial construction, an engineered set of plans is required. Simple remodel projects only require hand drawn plans for residential or commercial. Please contact the Building Inspector for requirements on Sign Permits.
The City of Marshfield has adopted the 2009 International Building Codes and 2008 NEC Codes as a construction standard.
All inspections must be called in to the Building Inspector allowing sufficient time for those inspections to be scheduled.
The Building Inspector is also responsible for code enforcement for nuisance complaints, tall grass and weeds, trash, and unlicensed vehicles on private property.
Please view our Planning & Zoning Department page for other areas the Building Department handles. The complete building regulations can be viewed in the Municipal Code Book, Title V. Planning and Zoning regulations can be viewed in the Municipal Code Book, Title IV.
You may click on the links below to download applications.