Building Inspections


City offices are closed to the public at this time.

Permits and Inspections are still required for projects, even during the state’s #StayHomeMN initiative. 

Residential Inspections
-  Occupied homes which require entry will be inspected by video, using FaceTime or Google Duo (video chat mobile app). 

New structures, vacant, and exterior work only inspections
-  Site visits will be done. 

All commercial inspections
-  Site visits will be done.

-  Call 763-767-6476 to schedule all inspections and get your questions answered.

We appreciate your cooperation and patience during this time. 

Popular Residential Projects

Information is available online for popular projects such as porches, decks, driveways, fences, sheds/garages, and locating property lines.

Roofing and siding handouts are also available.

Don’t see your project listed here?  View other residential handouts.

Online ePermits and Inspection Results

Please view our ePermit site to apply for residential ePermits.  Inspection results are available online for all properties (no login required), and can be found by either searching for the permit number or by property address.

Permit Cost

Curious how much a permit will cost?  Visit the permit fee estimator or view the fee schedule.

Scheduling an Inspection

Please call 763-767-6476 at least 48 hours in advance of the desired inspection date or time.