Dakota County Building Permits (Minnesota)

Search for Dakota County, MN building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Dakota County, MN create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Dakota County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Dakota County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Dakota County building permit. Dakota County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Dakota County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Apple Valley Building Department Apple Valley MN 7100 147th Street West 55124 952-953-2588

Eagan Zoning Eagan MN 3830 Pilot Knob Road 55122 651-675-5688

Lakeville Planning and Zoning Department Lakeville MN 20195 Holyoke Avenue 55044 952-985-4420

Rosemount City Permits Rosemount MN 2875 145th St W 55068 651-322-2024


Building Inspectors in Dakota County, MN ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Dakota County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Dakota County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Dakota County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Dakota County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Dakota County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Apple Valley Building Inspector Apple Valley MN 7100 147th Street West 55124 952-953-2588

Burnsville Building Inspector Burnsville MN 100 Civic Center Parkway 55337 952-895-4444

Lakeville Building Inspector Lakeville MN 20195 Holyoke Avenue 55044 952-985-4440


Town and City Halls in Dakota County, MN provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Dakota County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Dakota County, Minnesota. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Dakota County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Burnsville City Hall Burnsville MN 100 Civic Center Parkway 55337 952-895-4400

Farmington City Hall Farmington MN 114 Spruce Street 55024 651-280-6960

Hampton City Hall Hampton MN 5370 Lincoln Street 55031 651-437-8846

Hastings City Hall Hastings MN 101 4th Street East 55033 651-480-2350

Inver Grove Heights City Hall Inver Grove Heights MN 8150 Barbara Ave 55077 651-450-2500

Lakeville City Hall Lakeville MN 20195 Holyoke Avenue 55044 952-985-4400

Marshan Town Hall Hastings MN 12497 205th Street East 55033 651-437-2059

Randolph City Hall Randolph MN 4365 292nd Street East 55065 507-645-7492

Rosemount City Hall Rosemount MN 2875 145th Street West 55068 651-423-4411

Vermillion City Hall Vermillion MN 105 Main Street East 55085 651-437-8163