Building Inspections Department


Building, plumbing, mechanical and demolition inspections are conducted between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Inspections must be requested 24 hours in advance. Have the property address ready for the inspection request.

Domestic water plumbing permits are issues and inspected by Saint Paul Regional Water Services. For domestic water plumbing and fire supply fees – please call SPRWS at 651-266-6270.  Only required for domestic water plumbing valued over $600 or outside ditch installations of any kind.


Electrical Inspection Forms and Fees can be downloaded and printed at

The Area Electrical Inspector is David Sawyer of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry. Apply for permits at Request inspections at Calls are taken from 7:00-8:30 a.m. Monday-Friday.

State Agency Contact Information:
Department of Labor & Industry
Electrical Licensing & Inspections
443 Lafayette Road N.
St. Paul, MN 55155-4342
Phone: (651) 284-5064
Fax: (651) 284-5743