Waukesha County

About Access Permits:

An access permit is required for work in County Highway right of way on 

• new or modification of an exisiting private residential driveway
• construction of a new public road intersection
• modification of an existing roadway intersection
• construction of a new or modified commercial, industrial, or institutional driveway on a County Trunk Highway
• jump to Work In Right Of Way permits

What is the purpose of access permits?

• Preserve orderly and safe movement of vehicles on Waukesha County highways with minimum interference to through traffic
• Control the use of drainage structures, which can be necessary to preserve the physical structure of the highway

View the standards for permitting access in Waukesha County Code, Chapter 15 – Roads and Bridges here.

View and apply:


Waukesha County
Access Permit 

Contact: Jason Mayer (email)   

Phone 262-548-7749 • Fax: 262-896-8097
8 am - 4:30 pm • Monday - Friday

Waukesha County Administration Center
515 W. Moreland Blvd. AC 220
Waukesha  WI  53188 (directions)

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Waukesha County Department of Public Works
515 W Moreland Blvd  AC220 • Waukesha WI 53188
phone 262-548-7740 • fax 262-896-8097 

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