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A permit is required for the construction of any structure (buildings, decks, storage sheds, barns, stairways and patios in shoreline), septic systems and new addresses.
Permit applications can be submitted multiple ways. Please call us at 320-632-0170 with questions.
Please note: Payment must be submitted with application Applications can take 2 to 3 weeks to be approved.
Permit documents needed for completing a permit:
Other forms and applications:
Monday through Friday8 am to 4:30 pm(Closed on holidays)
To help the permit application process move along more quickly, print out the documents:
Fill out as much as possible and bring them along when applying for your permit.
Access online permit applications. By using the online permit application and paying online, additional processing fees (PDF) will apply.
Call before you dig! - Gopher State One Call
MN State Statute 216D.01 (PDF)
Electrical Inspections (PDF)