Fences

Requirements for Permit Application Submittal


How to Submit a Permit Application and Required Information


  • Come to the counter between 8:00am and 4:30 to drop off in person and your permit will be ready in 24 hours or come to the counter between 8:00 and 9:00am, 12:00 and 1:00pm or 3:30 and 4:30pm and you can leave with your permit.
  • Submit by Email
  • Mail to:
    Attn: Building Inspections
    City of Blaine
    10801 Town Square Drive NE
    Blaine, MN  55449

Fee & Permit Process


A Fence Permit is $50.
  • Fee Schedule (PDF)
    • Review time is 1 business day or right away at the counter during the inspectors hours.
    • Once your plan has been reviewed you will be contacted to come pickup and pay for your permit.
    • When your permit has been paid for and you have the approved plans, you may start your work and schedule inspections. 
    • When scheduling Inspections please plan at least 2 business days out.  During the busy construction months longer delays may occur. 

General Information


  • You must find and expose your property markers before submitting for a permit.
  • It is the homeowners responsibility to verify compliance with neighborhood requirements prior to constructing your fence.