Wisconsin Administrative Code
Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection
ATCP 55-89 - Food, Lodging, and Recreation Safety
Chapter ATCP 73 - Bed And Breakfast Establishments
Section ATCP 73.05 - Department fees

Current through February 26, 2024

(1) FEE SCHEDULES. The fees listed in Table ATCP 73.05 A shall apply to licenses issued from April 1, 2009 through March 31, 2011. The fees listed in Table ATCP 73.05 B shall apply to licenses issued on or after April 1, 2011.

Note: Local health departments that are agents for the department have authority under s. 97.615(2) (d), Stats., to establish and collect fees for licenses issued by the local health department. If your establishment was licensed by a local health department, contact the local health department for its license fee schedule.

(2) TYPES OF FEES.

(a) Preinspection fee. The owner of a bed and breakfast establishment shall, pursuant to sub. (1) , pay the applicable preinspection fee listed in Table ATCP 73.05 A or B to the department before an initial or new license is issued under s. ATCP 73.04.

(b) License fee. The owner of a bed and breakfast establishment shall, pursuant to sub. (1) , pay the applicable license fee listed in Table ATCP 73.05 A or B to the department for each bed and breakfast establishment that the operator applies for a license to operate under s. ATCP 73.04(1) or (2).

(c) Late fee. If the license fee for a license renewal is not paid before the expiration date of the license, the owner of the bed and breakfast establishment shall pay to the department a late fee of $85.00 in addition to the renewal license fee.

(d) Reinspection fee. If the department conducts a reinspection of a bed and breakfast establishment under s. ATCP 73.06(1) (b) 1. and 2., the owner shall, pursuant to s. sub. (1) , pay to the department the applicable reinspection fee listed in Table ATCP 73.05 A or B. The department shall assess an additional fee as specified in Table ATCP 73.05 A or B, whichever is applicable, for any additional reinspection conducted under s. ATCP 73.06(1) (b) 4.

(e) Fees for operating without a license. Any bed and breakfast establishment found to be operating without a license shall pay to the department an amount of $749.00, in addition to all applicable fees and any processing charges under s. ATCP 73.04(6).

Note: Anyone operating a bed and breakfast establishment without a license is also subject to a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $1,000 under s. 97.72, Stats.

(f) Duplicate license. The department shall charge the operator of a bed and breakfast establishment $15 for a duplicate license.

(g) Fees for special condition inspections. For inspection or consultation activities that are not directly related to the department's licensing responsibilities, the departments shall charge the operator or the entity requesting the inspection or consultation $175.00.

(3) METHOD OF PAYMENT. If the payment for an initial or renewal license is by check or other draft drawn upon an account containing insufficient funds, the applicant or owner shall, within 15 days after receipt of notice from the department of the insufficiency, pay all applicable fees under sub. (1) and the financial institution's processing charges by cashier's check or other certified draft, money order, or cash.

Table ATCP 73.05 A

Fee Schedule - SFY 2010

For licenses issued April 1, 2009 through March 31, 2011

Type of Facility

License Fee

Preinspection Fee

First Reinspection Fee

Second and Subsequent Reinspection Fee

Bed and breakfast establishment

$100

$280

$120

$160

Table ATCP 73.05 B

Fee Schedule - SFY 2012

For licenses issued on or after April 1, 2011

Type of Facility

License Fee

Preinspection Fee

First Reinspection Fee

Second and Subsequent Reinspection Fee

Bed and breakfast establishment

$110

$300

$128

$170

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