Code Requirements

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

Application Requirements


  • This permit requires an inspection approval by the City Elevator Inspector.
  • The vertical transportation device will then require an Annual Inspection and certification.

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 26, 2023