The City of Minot Building and Inspections Department is dedicated to providing the community’s construction and development customers with state-of-the-art plan review, permit management and issuance, and inspection services covering the city and the extra territorial jurisdiction. Our mission is to enhance the built environment for our community. The following are examples of our services:
Building & Construction Regulations
Licensing to contractors in the construction trades

The Inspections department works collaboratively with the Fire, Engineering, Public Works and Planning Departments. Projects are reviewed by every department prior to obtaining a permit for construction. Requirements may vary according to disciplines; however building permits are issued solely by the Building and Inspections Department after the review process
See below diagram:

City Inspection Jurisdiction

The City of Minot Inspection and Building jurisdiction covers the city as well as the extra territorial area. 
As shown below, the city area is illustrated by the darker shade, while the extra territorial area is lighter.

GIS maps are also shown on the City of Minot Engineering web site

Jurisdiction Map

The City of Minot Inspection Division is dedicated to the promotion of public health and safety through the implementation of state and local regulations relating to the construction and alteration of structures and property. You may email the Building Official or call 701-857-4102


The material on this site is made available as a public service. Data is to be used for informational purposes only and not as a substitute for contacting the applicable agencies for information on specific properties or projects. No responsibility is assumed by the City of Minot, North Dakota for damages or other liabilities due to the accuracy, availability, use or misuse of the information herein provided.
  1. Mitch Flanagan

    Building Official