Building Information

Driveway Permits - Address (Fire #) Permits

Town of Three Lakes only issues Driveway Permits and Fire Number (address) applications.  You may obtain these permits by going to Forms and Permits page, or you may contact the Town Office and have them mailed to you.  The fee for a Driveway Permit is $35.00; the fee for an Address Application is $65.00.

Building Permits

If you are constructing a new home or making alterations to your home/property you must contact Oneida County Planning & Zoning at 715-369-6130, or online at for all building permits and general questions.  A building permit is necessary if it is over 200 square feet or $2,500.00 in value. Permits are necessary for fences and sheds. Upon completion of construction, a building inspection must take place.  Contact information for a building inspection permit is:

Building Inspection Permits

City of Rhinelander Building Inspections Department

128 W. Frederick St.
Rhinelander, WI 54501
(715) 365-8606