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Building & Construction Regulations / Permits
Dan Grinsteinner
Building Official

6301 Shingle Creek Pkwy.
Brooklyn Center, MN  55430

Ph: (763) 569-3330
Permit Scheduling: (763) 569-3330
Fx: (763) 569-3360

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Our new software, iMS, is now available. To apply for permits, click here. For iMS help and tips, click here. For questions, please call (763) 569-3330.  For best results, Google Chrome should be used as your internet browser when using iMS.

If you are a developer or a homeowner, start your construction project off on the right footing.  Call the Building & Community Standards Department to schedule a pre-design meeting or if you have questions about construction regulations. 

The Building Division reviews plans and construction work for building, plumbing, mechanical, fire suppression, water and sewer, and sign permit applications to ensure compliance with City ordinances and State Building and Fire Codes. Electrical permits are also administered through the City. 

Apply for Permits Online
Through the on-line permitting process, permits are now available here.  Permits can also be emailed to   Customers can apply for and receive permits with a credit card.  Once the process is complete, the customer will receive an email with the permit and inspection record card attached which should be printed and displayed at the job site.

Search for Permits, Inspection Results and View Scheduled Inspections through ePermits
In addition to obtaining permits on-line, a search by permit number, address or contractor name can be done to view the following:

  • Permits Issued 
  • Inspection results for a permit
  • View scheduled inspections for a permit

These new features are available to the general public including Prospective Buyers/Homeowners, Real Estate Agents, Insurance Companies, Title Companies, Contractors and Current Residents/Homeowners.

Electrical Inspections
To schedule an electrical inspection please call (763) 754-2983 Monday-Friday 7:00 am- 8:30 am                     To schedule online please visit: Tokle Inspections 

Permit Refunds
For Permit Fee Refunds please refer to the following:

  • Refunds may be issued for Permit Fees of $100 or more
  • For Permits which are canceled after it has been issued, where no authorized work has been done, a refund of 80% of the permit fees collected in excess of $100 may be refunded