Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Building Inspection is open to the public by appointment only.

For more on appointments and other services, please see the Building Inspection Coronavirus (COVID-19) page.

View all impacts to City service on the City's COVID-19 website.

New Businesses

New businesses in the City of Madison must license all weights and measures devices, such as:

  • scales
  • gas pumps and meters
  • scanner units
  • timing devices
  • yardage measures

Businesses pay a license fee for each device or unit. Our Weights and Measures (W&M) staff inspect devices on an annual basis for compliance.

You can also review general business assistance from the City and from the State.

 

 

Last Updated: 08/30/2021

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