108 N. Capron St.
(P.O. Box 272)
Berlin, WI 54923


Community Development Director, Lindsey Kemnitz

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: 920-361-5156


Building Inspector, Susan K Leahy

Office Hours: Monday  8:30 am - 10:30 am

Thursday 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm (April 1st to November 1st)

Phone: 920-210-6351


Fax: 920-361-5405



The Building Inspector approves permits and provides building, electrical, plumbing and HVAC inspections for residential and commercial construction and remodeling projects.   The Inspector is also available to answer technical questions as they relate to construction issues.

Building Inspector Availability: 

Contact office prior to these days to schedule an appointment/inspection. 



Building Permit

Driveway Permit Application

Electrical, Plumbing, Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Sign Permit Application

Wisconsin Uniform Building Permit Application for 1 & 2 Family Dwellings


Building Inspection Schedule

Building Permit Fee Schedule



The City of Berlin Zoning Office provides information and guidance regarding local zoning and land use laws, regulations and policies for development in the City of Berlin and the Extraterritorial districts of the Town of Berlin and Town of Aurora. The Zoning Office in conjunction with the Plan Commission oversees the site plan review process for all multifamily, commercial and industrial projects in the city, and it reviews and processes requests for variances, special use permits, rezonings, annexations, certified survey maps, plats, code amendments, and other discretionary approvals. Zoning staff provides technical support to the Board of Appeals and the Plan Commission.

City of Berlin Zoning Maps

City of Berlin Municipal Code


Rezoning Public Hearing Form

Conditional Use Permit Public Hearing Form

Board of Appeals Variance Application

Site Plan Application

Site Plan Checklist