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Building Permits/Information

Kandiyohi County Building Department
400 Benson Ave SW
Willmar, MN 56201
Phone:  (320) 231-6229

Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Daryl Pederson - Building Official
(320) 231-6229 Ext. 5254

Chris Lorensen - Building Inspector
(320) 231-6229 Ext. 5253

Inspections should be scheduled 24 hours in advance by calling: (320) 231-6229 Option #2.

  • All permits must include the application, site plan and building plans.  Some permits may require additional information depending on the location and scope of the project.
  • All documents and permits must be completed in their entirety and may be returned either in person, postal mail, e-mail or placed in the drop-box located on the curb in the East parking lot entrance.
  • Processing of permits is approximately 10 working days.
Building Permit Application                                  Site Plan 
Site Plan Example Property Owner Waiver Form
Energy Code Compliance Assessor Form 

General Information Forms
Business/Commercial/Industrial  Basement or Interior Remodeling 
Decks  Garage/Shed 
Manufactured Home  Porches and Additions 
Post Framed Building  Single Family Dwelling 
Single Family Dwelling – Relocated Structure      

Click Here for Work Exempt From Permits

nformation on this site has been compiled by the Kandiyohi County Department of Environmental ServicesThe handouts available here are current as of the date of publication. Documents may be routinely updated. Any questions with these forms should be directed to the Environmental Services Department.
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