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All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Enforcement Patrol Grant

ATV riding in Wisconsin

This grant is issued to Wisconsin sheriff departments that participate in ATV enforcement efforts. The DNR can provide up to 100% of county net costs for the enforcement of ATV regulations. Actual funding received is based on total allotted funds split between participating agencies.

Patrol requirements are contained in NR 50.125, Wis. Adm. Code. Click on the Forms tab below to obtain the current patrol forms.

Who can apply

Sheriff departments are eligible to receive grants for All Terrain Vehicle patrols.

Deadlines and applications

Read the Snowmobile/ATV Safety Patrol Manual (LE-503) [PDF] for details on how to apply.

Submit a Notice of Intent to Patrol (Form 8700-059) [PDF] on or before June 1 of the patrol year.

Submit the form to:

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
ATV Administrator, LE/8
PO Box 7921
Madison, WI 53707-7921


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For information on these grants, please contact your local recreation warden [PDF].