Building Permits & Resources

In-Person Appointments at City Hall Only 

Meet with staff from the Building Inspections Department for services including:

  • Apply for a Permit
  • Contractor Registration
  • Digital Plan Review Submission
  • Pay for Permit
  • Permit Question
  • Property File

Book an in-person appointment between 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. Monday through Friday.


Apply for Building Permits online at ePermits.

City Hall is open to the public. Please contact the Building Inspections Division at 952-826-0372 with any questions or read our FAQs.

  1. Important Fall 2021 Edina Building Permit Updates & Reminders

    Fall and Spring are the most difficult times to keep a jobsite in compliance. Please conduct an inspection of your site to ensure that the following items are in good standing. Read on...
  2. Hire Only Licensed Contractors

    Protect yourself. Don't let an unlicensed contractor ruin a great project. Read on...
  3. Stormwater Management Escrow

    The Stormwater Management Escrow is a new requirement effective Jan. 1st, 2021 that is meant to ensure compliance with the permit’s approved Stormwater Management Plan; and thus, the City Stormwater Policy. Read on...
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Note About Demolitions

Contact Hennepin County at to schedule a pre-demolition inspection to ensure regulated materials are removed prior to demolition per Hennepin County Ordinance 7 paragraph 2.07 B. To learn more, visit Hennepin County - Construction and Demolition Waste for Contractors

To help divert waste from landfills, Hennepin County has grants available to homeowners and developers to deconstruct buildings to salvage building materials rather than demolish them.