Fence Permit

A Zoning Permit is required for any new or expanding fence project in the City of North St. Paul. The following requirements will be verified as part of the Zoning Permit review process:

  • Fences may be located up to, but not over property lines
  • The "finished" side of the fence must face outward

Next Steps

  • Complete a Zoning Permit Application (PDF)
  • Include two sets of plans
  • Submit everything to the City for review
  • Pay the $70 permit fee
  • Community Development staff will notify you of your permit status and issue an inspection packet with your permit sign.
  1. Building Permits & Inspections


    Mailing Address
    2400 Margaret Street
    North St. Paul, MN 55109

    Phone: 651-747-2415
    Fax: 651-747-2550


  2. Community Services

    Phone: 651-747-2400
    Fax: 651-747-2435