Submit a Permit Application

1. Permit Application

Click here for printable PDF permit forms.

2. Plans (Fire Alarm, Sprinkler, Building, etc.)

  • Plans uploaded through links above are restricted to 100MB.
  • Plans are required for any interior alterations other than cosmetic. (Changes in occupancy only do not require plans).
  • Where required, a copy of the State Conditional Approval Letter shall be included with a copy of the State-approved plans (>20 devices or heads, etc.).
  • When submitting paper plans, only one set of plans is required by NSFD. Any additional copies desired, should be submitted with a self-addressed stamped envelope for return.

3. Fees (as calculated on appropriate permit form above):


  • Mail (North Shore Fire Dept, 665 E. Brown Deer Rd, Bayside, WI 53217  Attn: D. Flint)
  • Electronic - Use Forms Above (all electronic plan submittals must be combined into a single PDF)
    • Submit plans, fee and permit application electronically via links above, or
    • Burn all documents to CD
    • E-mail to if file size is <7MB
    • If file size is >7MB, must use drop-box product
  • Drop off at Bayside station