Permits are required for attached and detached decks.  Any contractor applying for an attached deck permit for One and Two Family Residential Dwellings must have valid State of Wisconsin certifications.
City of Franklin Permit Application

Deck Handout

SPS 321.225/SPS 320-325 Appendix B

SPS 321.225/SPS 320-325 Appendix C

DCA6 Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide

We Energies Clearance Guidelines

Diggers Hotline









Building Inspection Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
Franklin, WI  53132
(use this email for general inquiries, record requests, and departmental/inspector correspondence )

Phone:  414-425-0084
Fax:  414-425-7513

Hours:  M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.



Scott Satula
Building Inspector
Steve Ketterhagen
1st Asst. Building Inspector

Jason Hendrix
Asst. Building Inspector

Ted Juerisson
Asst. Building Inspector

Steve Froemming
  Electrical Inspector 


 Bob Moehle
Plumbing Inspector

Dale Hochevar
Permit Clerk
Mary Dalton