Building Code Information


In the Village of Thiensville, construction regulations are found in Chapter 14 of the Village Code entitled, buildings and building regulations. This chapter provides information regarding:
  • Certain minimum standards, provisions, and requirements for safe and stable structural design
  • Methods of construction, and uses of materials in buildings and/or structures erected, constructed, enlarged, altered, repaired, moved, converted, or demolished
  • Regulations for the equipment, maintenance, use and occupancy of all such buildings and/or structures


Building codes are enforced in the Village to protect and foster the health, safety, and well-being of persons occupying or using such buildings and the general public. The provisions in Chapter 14 of the Village Code supplement the Wisconsin State Statutes pertaining to construction and use and any other zoning amendments thereto.

For More Information

if you have any questions, please contact the Office of Building Inspections at 262-242-3720.

Village Ordinance Requires "Any electrical service change or new installation after October 10, 1986, shall be installed with underground service"