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Affordable land and leasing costs, abundant fresh water, an educated workforce, low business costs and easy access to financing, technical assistance and efficient transportation have helped local businesses succeed and grow.
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Electrical, plumbing and home improvement contractors must be licensed in order to take out permits for work on properties in the City of Milwaukee. Home improvement contractors must also be licensed by the State of Wisconsin.
Use the links on this page to check whether a particular contractor is licensed in the City of Milwaukee:
*NOTE: Contractors seeking to preform work within the City of Milwaukee may be subject to additional license requirements mandated by the State of Wisconsin.
Click here to look up contractor credentials issued by the State of Wisconsin.
To learn more about City licensing regulations, contact the following:
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Plan Exam & Permits, 809 N. Broadway, 1st Floor, Milwaukee, WI 53202
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