341 Keller Ave N, Amery WI 54001 Mon-Fri 10:00am-3:00pm

Building Department 715-497-3458 [email protected]

Electrical Department 715-302-7456 [email protected]

Due to inclement weather, REM Inspecting’s office may not be staffed. If you have questions, please reach out via phone or email.

We will be closed on all state holidays.

Areas We Serve: “Electrical Only” Project

For Electrical-Only Projects:

This is for any new wiring installations, reconstructions, alterations, or extensions to an electrical system.

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: convenience stores, grocery stores, storage buildings, accessory buildings, pole buildings, recreational properties, lakefront properties, agricultural properties, farms, public buildings (structure, and 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-registered 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

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 [email protected].


How long is an Electrical Permit good for? 

12 months


What electrical code is required for Electrical Installations, Inspections, and Permits?




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 State-Recognized Inspection Department Agency.

To request an Electrical Inspection, click on the REQUEST ELEC. INSPECTION tab at the top of this page, fill out the online form and click send.  It is that easy.