Window/Door Replacement

Requirements for Permit Application Submittal


  • Application (PDF)
  • Must include u-factor on the application.
  • If you are installing a new opening a plan must be submitted.
  • This submittal will require a plan review. 

How to Submit a Permit Application and Required Information

  • Come to the counter between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM to drop off in person.
  • Submit by fax. 763-785-6111
  • Mail to:
    Attn: Building Inspections
    City of Blaine
    10801 Town Square Drive NE
    Blaine, MN  55449

Fee and Permit Process

The fee for a window/door permit is valuation based.
  • Fee Schedule (PDF)
  • Once you have obtained your permit work may begin and inspections may be scheduled.
  • For full frame replacements you will be required to submit pictures to the e-mail address on your permit showing flashing, sealing and insulation.  
  • At the final inspection the inspector will check to make sure you have done your smoke detector and carbon monoxide updates. 

General Information


  • All windows and doors shall be installed per the manufacturer's requirements.
  • The manufacturer's installation instructions must be on site for all inspections.
  • If you would like to check our website to verify that an inspection has passed.  

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