Building Permits & Resources
In-Person Appointments at City Hall Only
Meet with staff from the Building Inspections Department for services including:
- Apply for a Permit
- Contractor Registration
- Digital Plan Review Submission
- Pay for Permit
- Permit Question
- Property File
Book an in-person appointment between 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Fall and Spring are the most difficult times to keep a jobsite in compliance. Please conduct an inspection of your site to ensure that the following items are in good standing. Read on...
Protect yourself. Don't let an unlicensed contractor ruin a great project. Read on...
The Stormwater Management Escrow is a new requirement effective Jan. 1st, 2021 that is meant to ensure compliance with the permit’s approved Stormwater Management Plan; and thus, the City Stormwater Policy. Read on...
Note About Demolitions
Contact Hennepin County at email@example.com to schedule a pre-demolition inspection to ensure regulated materials are removed prior to demolition per Hennepin County Ordinance 7 paragraph 2.07 B. To learn more, visit Hennepin County - Construction and Demolition Waste for Contractors
To help divert waste from landfills, Hennepin County has grants available to homeowners and developers to deconstruct buildings to salvage building materials rather than demolish them.
- 50th & France District Construction Dumpster Regulation
- 800 MHz Radio (PDF)
- Alternate Design Method Material Application (PDF)
- Application for New Parking Ramp License (PDF)
- Code Compliance Meeting Requirements (PDF)
- Commercial Toilet Cove Base Drain Requirements (PDF)
- Egress Windows Well Requirements (PDF)
- Energy Code Compliance Certificate (PDF)
- Erosion and Sediment Control for Single Double Dwelling Units Policy (PDF)
- Fencing Regulations Handout
- Floodplain Development - Residential Policy (PDF)
- License Refuge Haulers in Edina (PDF)
- Parking Ramp Annual Inspection Report (PDF)
- Premises Identification (PDF)
- Residential Sewer and Water Policy (PDF)
- Residential Trace Wire Spec (PDF)
- Residential Ventilation Makeup and Combustion Air Calculations (PDF)
- Roofing Operations with Asphalt (Tar) Kettles (PDF)
- Special Structural Testing and Inspection Guidelines (PDF)
- Special Structural Testing and Inspection Schedule (PDF)
- Storm Water for Single/Double Dwelling Units (PDF)
- Sump Pump Discharge Connection Policy (PDF)
- Survey Site Plan Policy (PDF)
- Tree Ordinance Number 2014-25 (PDF)
- Water Service Sizing (PDF)