NEW:   Zoning Code Effective 5/10/2021

NEW: Zonning Map Book

The Inspection Department is located at: 128 W. Frederick Street, Rhinelander

Phone - 715-365-8606

Office Hours - Monday-Friday, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM Other times by appointment


Robbie Davister, Building Inspector/Zoning Administrator : 

Olivia Jopek, Administrative Assistant :

Services - The Inspection Department issues building permits and performs inspections of residential and commercial construction and remodeling projects.


  • Issues building, electrical, plumbing, HVAC, fence and sign permits.
  • Performs inspections of residential and commercial building and remodeling projects.
  • Oversees planning and zoning for the City.
  • Responds to complaints.

Public Information

Oneida County Tax & Permit Search

Submit a Property Complaint


Most permits below can now be applied for completely online!

Please contact the Inspection Department before starting any construction or remodeling project.

Planning & Zoning
Map Amendement - Rezone and Annexation
Site Plan and Certified Survey Application
Zoning Board of Appeals Variance Application

Conditional Use Permit Application

2016 Comprehensive Plan

Chicken Permit Applications
Commercial & Industrial Building Permit - New,  Additions, Remodels
City of Rhinelander General Building, Electrical, Fence, Mechanical, Demo, Plumbing, Excavation, Street Closing
Mobile Home Permit Packet
Moving Permit
Occupancy Permit Application
Residential Building Permit - NEW
Rhinelander Fee Schedule
Sign Permit
Street Closing Permit
Township Electrical Only
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