Submit Plans for Review

North Shore Fire/Rescue reviews building and system plans for all types of commercial construction and remodeling. Plans may be submitted in person to the Fire Prevention Bureau at 665 E. Brown Deer Road, Bayside, or electronically in PDF format by email at For files that will not send by email (generally files greater than 7Mb capacity) you may submit using our online large file submittal process below.  All plan review and acceptance testing must be accompanied with its required State plan review letter and associated plan review and acceptance testing fees. All fees can be calculated on the fee schedule outlined in the Permit Fee Application Form.  Contact the Fire Prevention Bureau at 414-357-0113 x1511 or by email at  with any questions or concerns.


  • All submittals must be accompanied by a Plan Review, Inspection and Permit Fee Application form.
  • Plans that require State of Wisconsin plan review must have the State Plan Review letter with your submittal or it cannot be processed. 
  • Submittals made electronically will not be processed until payment is remitted by check payable to the NSFD and sent to 665 E. Brown Deer Road, Bayside WI  53217.
  • Electronic submittals with multiple pages must be combined into a single PDF file that enables scrolling or it may be returned without review.