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Homeowner electrical permits

Obtain electrical permits online here. 

Create a user profile and password under "Public" to set-up an online account. 

  • Before you start your permit application, determine the permit fees using the inspection fee worksheet.

  • Then, visit the Local Inspector Lookup to determine the inspection authority for the project to ensure you are filing the permit at the correct place.

For a general overview of residential electrical requirements, view the Residential Electrical Inspection Checklist.

You can also download forms to obtain a permit by mail.

Questions?

Download step-by-step instructions for obtaining electrical permits online.

Contact us at dli.etrakit@state.mn.us