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Building Permits

Fake_Building_plans_Web(1)_WebThe Building Inspection staff is responsible for plan review, inspections, and Building Code enforcement.  Starting February 5th, 2024 the City is contracting with MNSPECT for Building Inspection Services. 

  • To obtain a building permit application contact City Hall or Click HERE for the NEW building application form.
  • Once completed, fax the application to 763-389-0993, e-mail to, or bring to City Hall.  We take check or cash only at this time. 
  • To schedule a building inspection contact MNSPECT 952-442-7520. Scheduling is not done through City Hall.
  • For all other Building Code/permit questions contact MNSPECT at 952-442-7520.  

    MNSPECT Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. 

  • Call Gopher State One 48 hours before you dig at 1-800-252-1166 Toll Free or log on to

NOTICE: The City Council has updated some fees for 2024. Please see the 2024 Building Permit Fees below before sending in payment.