Areas We Serve Electrical only project

For Electrical only projects

This is for any new wiring installations, reconstructions, alterations, 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 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


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 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
Permit Application help fee $50 if needed
The Plan review fee is $80/hr. if needed

Individual Inspection / re-inspection fee is $80 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