Building Department


Please review the information included for each application and form below, especially the Residential – New Construction. Fill out the forms in a clear, legible manner. Supply current contact information and certification numbers for all contractors.

Residential – General Construction

Required for all local building projects including building additions, remodeling, garages, decks, swimming pools, and home improvements (roofing, siding, etc.).

Email or mail the application to:    Mount Horeb Building Department, 138 East Main Street, Mount Horeb WI 53572          

General Information (Tri-Fold Brochures):

 Residential – New Construction

Required for all new one and two family homes under the Uniform Dwelling Code (UDC).  Please see the following forms:

The UDC Building Packet is also available at the Municipal Building – Building Department. 

Commercial – New Construction and General

New construction or additions to commercial, industrial and certain multifamily residential buildings must be reviewed by the Village of Mount Horeb Zoning Department for approval and any necessary requirements.  This also includes any change of occupancy or use of existing commercial and industrial buildings.

Additional Applications and  Fees

 Additional Information

The following are brochures, schedules, and links which may be helpful with your project.


Mount Horeb Municipal Code Ch 14 – Building Code
Mount Horeb Municipal Code Ch 15 – Plumbing Code
Mount Horeb Municipal Code Ch 16 – Electrical Code
Mount Horeb Municipal Code Ch 17 – Zoning Code