Overview

Elevator / escalator inspections are required annually. These inspections are performed by our Elevator Inspections staff.

Code Requirements

See Chapter 38 of the Saint Paul Legislative Code for information about vertical transportation devices.

Fees

Type of Device

Fee

Power driven passenger and freight elevator up to 5 floors in height

 $149

Power driven passenger and freight elevator 6 to 10 floors in height

$170

Power driven passenger and freight elevator 11 to 20 floors in height

$189

Power driven passenger and freight elevator 21 or more floors in height

$213

Dumbwaiter

 $149

Moving stairway

 $149

Docklift

 $149

Hand-powered elevator

 $149

Manlift

 $149

Vertical reciprocating conveyors

 $149

Material transfer devices

 $149

Devices designed for handicapped accessibility

 $149

Questions / Schedule Inspection

If you have questions or you would like to schedule an inspection, please contact an Elevator Inspector by calling at 651-266-9012 between the hours of 7:30-9:00 am (Monday - Friday). You may call the Department of Safety and Inspections at 651-266-8989 between the hours of 7:30 am-4:30 pm (Monday - Friday) to leave a voice mail message or email the DSI Message Center any time, day or night.

Last Edited: February 4, 2022