BCD PERMIT SYSTEM UPDATE NOTIFICATION
The update to the BCD Permit System has been completed. The system is operational with the changes. Please go to FAQ at the left side of this page for a link to BCD Permit System Version 7.2 - 3.0 Release Bulletin for a complete description of these changes.
In accordance with the Minnesota State Building Code (MSBC), permits are required to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish, or change the occupancy of a building or structure, or install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert, or replace any gas, mechanical, electrical, plumbing system, fire system or other equipment, which is regulated by the MSBC. The owner, or authorized agent, shall make application to the Building Code Division (BCD) and obtain the required permit(s) prior to beginning work. Permits for high pressure steam work, elevators, or facilities and uses, licensed by the State of Minnesota, are issued by the Minnesota Deparmtnet of Labor and Industry.
Clayton Talbot, Plans Examiner
Office - 612-626-2783; Cell - 612-210-7119
Paul Schoenecker, Plans Examiner
Office - 612-624-2903; Cell - 612-865-9451
PLEASE NOTE: THE BCD PERMIT APPLICATION SYSTEM REQUIRES THE INTERNET EXPLORER 9 WEB BROWSER.
In order to complete a permit application:
- Select the appropriate building or trade permit application for the type of work being performed.
- You will need to have a University of Minnesota project number and/or a University of Minnesota Work Order number.
- You will need to know the University's Representative/Project Manager for your project.
- The construction valuation (contract value) for the project.
If you do not have this information please contact your University PM or the contractor on your project.