Community Planning & Economic Development

Minneapolis Development Review
250 S. 4th St., Room 300
Minneapolis, MN 55415
(612) 673-3000

Call 311 Call 3·1·1 for information about the City and City services.

 

Non-English Resources

Non-English Information, this icon shows text for espanol, hmoob and soomaaliga

Find services and City information translated in other languages.

Electrical Permits

For information regarding State of Minnesota licensed electrical contractors in the metro area and State of Minnesota electrical inspections, pleases see the following:

Licensed Electrical Contractors in the Metro Area

Minnesota Department of Labor & Industry (Electrical Inspections) – Emergency Management Notices

Electrical permits are issued by the State of Minnesota, Department of Labor and Industry , Electrical Division. For more information call (651) 284-5026 or go to http://www.dli.mn.gov/CCLD/etrakit_electrical.asp

Licensing Requirements

Permits for electrical work are issued to electrical contractors who hold a valid electrical contractor’s license issued by the Minnesota State Board of Electricity. Tradespersons working for them must also hold an individual electrician’s license.

To get a contractor’s license, the person who applies must either hold a Class A or Class B Master Electrician’s License or employ someone who does.

To find out if an electrical contractor is licensed by the state, go to http://www.dli.mn.gov/CCLD/Electrical.asp

Last updated Aug 29, 2012