Building Inspections

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Looking for an ePermit?


Go to the Permits & Resources page to apply for a permit, check on status or get a fee estimate.

State Building Code


The City of Edina strictly follows Minnesota State Building Code, which in turn adopts the International Building Code, International Residential Code and other codes and standards relating to building construction.

Permits are required in most cases for:

  • Alterations
  • Construction
  • Demolition
  • Maintenance and Use
  • Moving
  • Repair

Call to Contact Us


If you are considering a project or are unsure if you need permits or other requirements, please call us at 952-826-0372. Our inspectors spend most of their workday doing on-site inspections, so please make an appointment if you want to come in and discuss a project.