Certificate of Occupancy

Requirements for Permit Application Submittal

How to Submit a Permit Application and Required Information

  • Come to the counter between 8:00am and 4:30pm to drop off in person.
  • Mail to:
    Attn: Building Department
    City of Blaine
    10801 Town Square Dr NE
    Blaine, MN  55449

Fee & Permit Process

The fee for a Certificate of Occupancy Permit is $60.00
If you come to the counter your application will be processed,  paid for and an inspection will be scheduled with a representative of the business, a building inspector and a fire inspector 3-5 business days after the permit is issued.

If the application and check are mailed in your application will be processed within 24 hours and you will be called to setup an inspection with the building inspector and fire inspector 3-5 business days after the permit is issued.

General Information



  • This permit is required for all new businesses.