Safety & Inspections Plumbing Permit Policy Change

Please be aware that effective February 29, 2016, the Department of Safety and Inspections (DSI) is making the following policy changes:

  • Plumbing permit holders and affiliated property owners will be notified that a permit is about to expire, due to lack of work, 45 days prior to the expiration date.
  • Plumbing permit holders and affiliated property owners will be notified that a permit has expired if work has ceased for 180 days or more.
  • A new permit will be required for all work not previously approved by DSI.
  • For registered online users (contractors), please visit https://www.stpaulonestop.com/AMANDA5/eNtraprise/StPaul/menu/menu.jsp and click on ‘View Status of My Permits’ to review your current list of permits that may not be closed.

For other questions, please contact Senior Plumbing Inspector Rick Jacobs at rick.jacobs@ci.stpaul.mn.us or by phone at 651-266-9051.