Welcome to the City of Eau Claire's Online Services for Community Development

Note: If you have not created an Evolve account, click "New Account" at the top right corner of the page. If you are unsure if you have an account or need to reset your password, click the "Forgot or Rest Password button" on the login page. Please do not create duplicate accounts. Make sure your pop-up blocker is turned off.


To apply for a new permit select “Permit Application” in the left margin. Select the permit category & type, then follow the process to submit an application. Once the permit has been issued, select “Schedule Inspection” in the left margin.

Examples of permits available online are:
  • Residential & Commercial Buildings and their Accessory Structures
  • Electric, HVAC and Plumbing Permits
  • Additions to existing house, decks
  • Sign Permits
  • Detached garages/workshops/barns
  • Inground swimming pools
  • Burning permits




  • Suggestions or feedback? Call us at (715) 839-4947 or email inspections@eauclairewi.gov any suggestions or feedback you may have about our portal.