The City of North St. Paul requires inspections on most permits. Some permits are inspected by City staff, while others are inspected by vendors contracted with the City. You will be notified through the permit application process as to what inspections are required, who to contact and when.

Building Inspections

All building, plumbing and mechanical permit inspections are handled by MNSpect. To schedule an inspection call 651-747-2415. 
Driveway, shed, accessory building and fence permits are inspected by the City of North St. Paul.

Electrical Inspections

To schedule an electrical inspection, call Pete Tokle at 763-754-2983 (Monday-Friday from 7:00-8:30 a.m.) or schedule them online via the electrical inspector's website at Tokle Inspections

Rental Housing Inspections

The North St. Paul Code Compliance staff inspects all rental housing. Our staff will contact you to schedule inspections.

Right of Way and Trenching Inspections

Inspections for these permits are handled by the City of North St. Paul Public Works and Electrical staff. Call 651-747-2400 to schedule your inspection.

Have You Seen Me?

The City of North St. Paul contracts with MNSpect to inspect all of the City's building, plumbing, mechanical, and fire prevention permits. If you have an open permit with the City of North St. Paul and you find this yellow tag on your door, MNSpect is working to complete an open permit inspection on your property. Thanks for helping them complete this task by promptly returning their call and scheduling an inspection as soon as possible. Questions? Contact the City of North St. Paul at 651-747-2400.

North St. Paul Inspection Tag