Construction Permits

Residents, businesses and developers interested in new construction or improvement to their property must complete the necessary permits from the City of North St. Paul.

Apply for a Construction Permit

Applying for a business license from the City of North St. Paul is easy and secure.

  • Create a user account on our Citizen Services Platform
  • Complete the appropriate license for your business
  • Easily upload Workers' Compensation Insurance document and other required information.
  • City staff will review your application and let you know if any other information is needed.

Online Payment and Documents

  • Once approved, you will receive a link via email to pay for your license fees online with a credit card or e-check (processing charges apply)
  • If you prefer, you can mail your payment to the City of North St. Paul at 2400 Margaret St. North St. Paul, MN 55109. Be sure to reference your license document number
  • Once your payment is processed, you will receive an email with access to your digital license
  • All of your applications, receipts and license documents will be stored in your personal portal for your easy access.

Construction Permits Issued by the City of North St. Paul


Backflow Preventer Permit

Building Permit

Demolition Permit

Dumpster Permit

Electrical Permit

Fire Alarm/Sprinkler Permit

Hydrant Meter Permit

Mechanical Permit

Plumbing Permit

Right-of-Way Permit

Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan Permit

Tree Service Permit

Trenching Permits

Underground Tank Installation Permit

Underground Tank Removal Permit