Seal of Dane County County of Dane

Planning & Development

Planning, Zoning, Records and Support, and Surveyor's Office

The Planning & Development Office:

Starting Tuesday, July 6, 2021 limited service hours for will be
8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday. 

Appointments are not required but are appreciated.

More detailed information HERE

For details call (608) 266-4266.

Welcome to the Dane County Department of Planning and Development

The Dane County Department of Planning and Development reviews development activities within the unincorporated areas of Dane County and administers the Dane County Ordinances related to planning and development activities. Additionally, the department maintains property information throughout Dane County and assists residents and communities with complex planning issues.

The Department is organized into three divisions: Zoning, Planning, and Land Records and Support.


Permits & Applications

Links to commonly used permits and other applications

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How to navigate the property development process

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Assisting residents and decision-makers with comprehensive planning issues

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Land Records & Support

Maintaining Real Estate ownership records for all of Dane County except Madison

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