Construction permit application forms

We explain how to prepare and submit construction permit applications.

How to prepare and submit

  • Find the form for the permit you wish to apply for.
    • It will be a fillable PDF.
    • You will need to have Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader to open it.
  • Save the blank application on your computer or device.
  • Complete the application and save it again to your computer or device.
    • Be sure to include your first and last name on the application. 
  • Attach a copy of the completed application and email it to us.
    • Do not include any other attachments to the email. 

Submit permit applications

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State-issued building permits

The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry issues building permits for electrical work, elevators and more.

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Contact us

Minneapolis Development Review

Permit applications

Minneapolis Development Review

Community Planning & Economic Development


Public Service Building
505 Fourth Ave. S., Room 220
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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