Online Services Upgrades
In an effort to better serve you, the Department of Safety and Professional Services is moving additional programs to our upgraded online system, the electronic Safety and Licensing Application known as eSLA. eSLA will allow you to complete all of your applications, submissions, renewals, and payments related to your credential, permit, or plan review online.
Improvements to the Cross Connection Control Assembly (CCCA) Renewal Process
CCCA User Guide contains updated instructions for renewing CCCAs in eSLA.
Programs in eSLA
Dwelling Contractor Certifications
Ski Lifts & Tows
- Manufactured Homes Licenses and Titling
- Mechanical Refrigeration
- POWTS Plan Reviews
- Pressure Vessels
- Public Safety
- Gas Systems
- Public Swimming Pools
- Plumbing and Plumbing Products
- Soil Certifications
- Uniform Dwelling Code (UDC) Certifications
- UDC Inspection Agency Registration
Public Lookup is also live for these programs in eSLA.
If you are conducting business in these program areas,
you must begin using the Electronic Safety and Licensing Application (eSLA) system starting June 10 to submit plan reviews, schedule inspections, make online payments, and conduct license look-ups with DSPS. See instructions below on how to use eSLA.
We recommend using the latest version of Chrome for the best eSLA experience. How to Use eSLA
If you prefer Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer, please make sure you are using the latest version.
To set up your eSLA account, first complete section A below and then associate any business accounts following steps in section B. Once you complete the initial eSLA account setup in section A, log in as an existing user to the right of the eSLA Customer Portal page every time you return.
A. First-Time eSLA User Account Setup
eSLA Customer Portal Log In video for a quick walkthrough or complete the steps below.
If you have previously done
business with the Department, follow the DSPS Customer steps:
Go to the eSLA Customer Portal at https://esla.wi.gov.
Create a new account by selecting the DSPS Customer button.
Obtain Security Code and either select Email or Social Security Number (SSN) to link your existing data from the old system to eSLA.
Once you enter your email address or SSN, select Submit.
Select Continue Registration to complete the Existing User Registration page once you receive your security code, and select Submit.
If you have never done business with the Department, select New DSPS Customer and enter your information to create a new account.
B. Adding a Business Account in eSLA
Add a Business in eSLA video for a walkthrough or complete the following steps:
- Go to the eSLA Customer Portal at https://esla.wi.gov.
Log in to the right of the page under "Existing eSLA Users" by entering the email and
password you used to create your account in section A above.
- Hover over your name in the top right corner of the "Dashboard" page, and select
Add an existing business that has been registered with the Department previously by selecting the down arrow to expand the "Add Existing Business" section.
Obtain Security Code, then select
FEIN to enter the email/FEIN for the business and have the security code sent to the business' email address on file.
- Once you receive the security code, enter it in the
Security Code field of the "Add Existing Business" section and select
- On the prompts that appear, select
Continue to proceed with the process, select Submit to begin the user upgrade, and select
Return to Dashboard once finished.
- Navigate to the
Manage Business page to view the business account(s) added in a "Current Business(es)" table at the top of the page.
Add a new business not previously registered with the Department by selecting the down arrow to expand the "Add New Business" section.
- Enter the business' details in the fields provided and select
Submit to create the business account.