Electrical Permit

Issued To 

  • A licensed electrician who is contracted to do the work

Icon of two pieces of paperPaper/Mailed Application

Icon of computer mouse pointer clickingOnline Application

Licensed contractors can apply online for certain permits for residential properties:

  • Wire Furnace and Air Conditioning
  • Wire Fireplace
  • Minor Electrical Work (One Room Only)
  • Savor Switch
  • Subpanel Upgrade


Permits must be obtained before every project

Additional Requirements

  • Permits that need a plan review such as a deck, basement finish, remodel or addition will need to go through the review process


Electrical Permit Fee Schedule (PDF)


Questions? Contact

Building Inspections Department
100 Civic Center Parkway, Burnsville, Minn. 55337