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Click here to Register Rental Units Online

Who has to register?

  • All property owners with one or more rental housing units in the City of Eau Claire must register their property with the Health Department by completing a registration form and submitting a fee of $5 per property. 
  • If there is a change of ownership, properties must be re-registered with the new owners and submit a new application and $5 registration fee per property. If you sell a rental property, please call the Health Department at (715)-839-4718 to remove the property from your account.

How to register rental properties:

  • Online: Online Registration
  • Phone: (715)-839-4718, Monday-Friday - 8AM-4:30PM
    • Be prepared to answer the registration questions and provide credit/debit card or electronic check information
      • Phone and online payments with a credit card will have a 2.5% credit card fee.
      • Each electronic check payment will have a fee of $1.59 per check.
  • Phone and online payments will have a 2.5% credit card fee
  • In-person: Visit the Health Department at 720 Second Ave. Eau Claire, WI 54703, be prepared to fill out the application and pay with cash, check, or credit card.
  • Mail: Print application, fill out and mail with payment to Eau Claire City-County Health Department, 720 Second Ave. Eau Claire, WI 54703


  • Complete the application with the following information:
    • Name of the owner of each residential rental housing unit
    • Name, address, and telephone number of authorized contact person for each residential rental housing unit
  • Pay the fee: $5 per property
  • When paying the fee with a credit card online or over the phone, a credit card fee of 2.5% of the total paid will be charged and appear as a separate transaction on your statement. When paying with an electronic check a fee of $1.59 per check will be charged and appear as a separate transaction on your statement. 

Owners of the following do NOT have to register:

  • Facilities that are inspected, owned, licensed or certified by the State of Wisconsin including rest homes, convalescent (recovery) homes, nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living centers, community based residential facilities, university -owned student dormitories, or adult homes, and properties owned or operated by the Eau Claire Housing Authority.