Development Services Customer Service Center
To ensure the safety, health and livability of our community, the City of Minneapolis requires permits or licenses for development, constructions, remodeling and renovation projects. Development Review Customer Service Center staff are committed to helping contractors, developers, commercial owners, homeowners and landlords navigate the process and efficiently obtain all reviews, licenses, permits and inspections.
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* * Valued Customers, due to high volumes of projects currently under review, longer timelines may be experienced. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience with us. Your reviews will be completed as quickly as we can. Thank you for doing business in the City of Minneapolis. **
PERMIT FEE CHANGES – EFFECTIVE May 1, 2018
This is our notice regarding the annual rate increase to the Director’s Fee Schedule. The increase is authorized by Minneapolis Code of Ordinances, Section 91.70.
This year’s adjustment of 2% will be effective May 1, 2018 and is reflected in the fees as printed on fee schedules that are available on our web site at: (2018 Director's Fee Schedule)
Also on our web site you will find up-to-date permit application forms. Old application forms will no longer be accepted. If you do not have access to the internet you may obtain a copy by calling Minneapolis 311, if outside the Minneapolis city limits call (612) 673-3000. These fees will be applied to permit applications post marked or faxed after April 30, 2018.
*** Effective May 1, 2018, Development Review Customer Service Center will no longer accept out of date permit applications (building, plumbing, mechanical, soil erosion, wrecking, elevator, street use, RBA). Any submittal on an out of date permit application will be mailed back to the applicant with a copy of the current application. All current applications are found on the service center webpage (see below):
Visit http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/regservices/regservices_forms for more information.
New & Noteworthy
- The Minneapolis Development Review Service Center will be closed from 1:30 P.M. Wednesday, 11/21, until 8:00 A.M. Monday, 11/26, for the Thanksgiving Holiday
- Effective immediately, the Business Licensing Counter will not be open on Fridays until after 10:00 A.M.
Recently Revised Document - "Checklist for Construction of New One and Two Family Homes"
Last updated Nov 19, 2018