Inspections and permits

Information on Construction Code Services (CCS) inspections and permits in the City of Minneapolis.

Basic permit information

  • Building projects of any size may require one or more permits prior to the start of work.
  • Permits may be pulled by the homeowner and/or licensed contractor.
  • To find out if you need to obtain a permit for work on your property, contact Minneapolis 311.

Basic inspection information

  • Inspections are required by state law on all permits obtained.
  • The City of Minneapolis has Construction Code Services inspectors that cover all building, plumbing and mechanical work.
  • Inspectors are assigned based on property location.
  • The assigned inspector’s contact information will be provided when you receive your permit.

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505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 320
Minneapolis, MN 55415