Permits, Fees & Handouts
Inspections are required on all permits. Please call 507-457-8231. A four-hour notice is required.
Owners that will be doing the work themselves must fill out an affidavit form and enclose the form with the application.
Permits & Fees
All permits must be downloaded and saved before filling out and submitting.
A four-hour notice is required for building inspections. If you are doing the work as a homeowner, an affidavit must be completed.
- 2020 Building Fees (PDF) (Plan Review Fees Not Included)
- Building Affidavit Form (PDF)
- Building Permit Application (PDF)
- Building Wrecking Form (PDF)
- Demolition Fees (PDF)
- Demolition Permit Process (PDF) (Demolition Permits Please Use a Building Application)
- Moving Permit Application (PDF)
- Roofing/Windows/Siding Application
- Solar Permits (PDF)
The City of Winona Inspections Division does not issue or inspect electrical permits. Please contact the State Electrical Inspector concerning permits and inspections:
Call Monday through Friday between 7 and 8:30 am or leave a message.
For fire sprinkler permits, please contact the:
Winona Fire Department
451 E 3rd Street
Winona, MN 55987
All plumbing shall be installed in accordance with the 2015 Minnesota Plumbing Code, Chapter 4714.
There is a drop box located behind the City Hall building between City Hall and Bremer Bank. Permits and plans can be dropped off at any time between 7:30 am and 4:00 pm. Monday through Friday.
Permits can be faxed to 507-457-8212, mailed along with a check, or paid with a credit card by calling 507-457-8231.
Permits mailed with a check can be sent to:
City of Winona
207 Lafayette Street
Winona, MN 55987