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Electrical project

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For Electrical projects

State Statute 101.82(2m) ’DSPS’ to promulgate rules that establish standards and a process for the inspection of electrical wiring, including the inspection of electrical wiring for which a municipality does not provide inspection.  SPS316.013 electrical wiring installations shall be subject to inspection.  State Statute 101.875(1) All inspections of electrical wiring shall be performed by inspectors certified by the department. SPS 305.629 No person or municipality may engage in or offer to engage in providing plan review, permit issuance, or inspections regarding electrical wiring under the scope of ch. SPS 316 unless the person or municipality holds a registration from the department as a registered inspection agency. SPS 305.62 no person may conduct the inspection of electrical wiring in public buildings and places of employment for the purpose of administering and enforcing ch. SPS 316 unless the person holds a certification issued by the department as a certified commercial electrical inspector. SPS 305.63 no person may conduct the inspection of one− and 2−family dwellings for the purpose of administering and enforcing chs. SPS 320 to 325, unless the person holds a certification by the department as a certified UDC−electrical inspector or a certified commercial electrical inspector.

Electrical inspection are for any new wiring installations, reconstructions, alterations, extensions to an electrical system and any other types of wiring listed in SPS316.003.

Common electrical systems are solar systems; power storage systems; standby systems; UPS systems; Emergency systems; generator systems; RV pedestals; meter panels; utility hook up; signs or other electrical equipment.

Common locations are Convent stores; grocery stores; storage buildings; accessory buildings; pole buildings; recreational properties; Lake front properties; agricultural properties; farms; public buildings, structure, premises; public marina, dock, pier, wharf, places of employment; RV parks; mobile home community; rock queries; campgrounds; etc.

SPS 305.629 ’electrical’ Inspection agency.  General. No person or municipality may engage in or offer to engage in providing plan review, permit issuance, or inspections regarding electrical wiring under the scope of ch. SPS 316 unless the person or municipality holds a registration from the department as a registered ‘electrical’ inspection agency.

REMI is the state certified electrical inspection agency providing electrical permitting and inspection services in the following counties

Douglas & Bayfield & Ashland

Burnett & Washburn & Sawyer

Polk  & Barron & Rusk

St. Croix & Dunn & Chippewa

and other areas upon request.

REMI is the delegated municipal electrical inspection agency for providing electrical permitting & inspections in the following Municipalities

City of Amery – Polk County
City of Barron – Barron County
City of New Richmond – St. Croix County
Township of Alden – Polk County
Township of Beaver – Polk County
Township of Black Brook – Polk County
Township of Bone Lake – Polk County
Township of Clear Lake – Polk County
Township of Cylon – St. Croix County
Township of Farmington – Polk County
Township of Forest – St. Croix County
Township of Lincoln – Polk County
Township of Lorain – Polk County
Township of Maple Plain – Polk County
Township of St. Croix Falls – Polk County
Township of Turtle Lake – Polk County
Village of Centuria – Polk County
Village of Clear Lake – Polk County
Village of Cumberland – Barron County
Village of Dresser – Polk County

Who needs an electrical permit?

SPS 316.012 no electrical wiring project may commence unless the owner of the premises where the installation is to occur or their agent holds a permit from the designated inspection agency if the electrical project involves the installation of new or addition to any electrical service, feeder, or branch circuit serving any of the following:

1. A farm.
2. A public building, structure, or premises.
3. A place of employment.
4. A campground.
5. A manufactured home community.
6. A public marina, pier, dock, or wharf.
7. A recreational vehicle park

click here to download the electrical permit application form , Fill it out and email it back to us at permit@reminspecting.com

 

How long is an electrical permit good for? 

12 months

 

What electrical code is required for Electrical installations; Inspections and Permits

WISCONSIN STATE ELECTRICAL CODE, VOLUME 1, PSC 114

WISCONSIN STATE ELECTRICAL CODE, VOLUME 2, SPS 316

 

Who needs an electrical inspection?  

SPS 316.013 ‘all’ electrical wiring installations shall be subject to inspection *Including projects not requiring a permit.

PSC 114.003 Before energizing a service a utility must obtain proof of compliance with Volumes 1 and 2 of the Wisconsin State Electrical Code. Proof of such compliance shall consist of a certificate furnished by a municipal or other recognized inspection department or officer.

REM Inspecting LLC is a delegated municipal and a state recognized inspection department agency.

To request an electrical inspection click on the REQUEST INSPECTION tab at the top of this page and fill out the online form and click send, it is that easy.

 

In General the basic fees are based on the following:

Administration fee is $50 plus
Permit Application help fee $50 if needed plus
The Plan review fee is $80/hr. if needed plus
Individual Inspection / re-inspection fee for residential properties is $80 per hour (minimum of 1 hour) plus

Individual Inspection / re-inspection fee for commercial or other properties is $125 per hour (minimum of 1 hour) plus

Travel fee of $1 per mile round trip per inspection plus
other fees (i.e. credit card fee; post-inspection fee; late fee; etc.) plus

Electrical projects requiring a permit as defined in SPS316.012 will have a fee calculated based on the sum of the fees per the state contract amounts but in no case less than $160

HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR NEED HELP, EMAIL US AT info@reminspecting.com