Permits, Licenses & Forms

Permits are required before most construction-related projects may begin.  If you are unsure whether your project requires a permit, please call the Building Inspections Department at (507) 593-8317.


Applying for a permit is easy with ePermits!  You can apply for the following permits online:

  • Building Permits
  • Plumbing & Mechanical Permits
  • Zoning Permits

All ePermit transactions are secured through PayPal (you do not need to have a PayPal account to proceed with payment).  Apply for a permit via ePermits.

Rebates Available!  Check our rebates page to see if your project qualifies.

Apply for a UTV or pet license on our eLicensepage.

Permit and license applications are listed by category below.  Paper copies are also available at City Hall.