Digital Permit Submittal

Digital permit submissions are currently limited to:
  • New single-family homes
  • New commercial buildings
  • Additions/alterations to commercial buildings
To expedite processing of digital permit submittals, you must follow all instructions on this page and submit by email to permits@lakevillemn.gov. Only use this process for submittal of complete package permit submittals utilizing the appropriate checklist. Do not use this email address for general questions or any other inquiries

  • Include in the subject line the street address for residential permits or the project name for commercial applications along with the permit type and work type. Examples:
    - 11111 900th Street West – Building Permit – New Single-Family
    - Store Mart – Building Permit – New Building
    - Store Mart – Plumbing Permit – Alteration
  • If drawing file sizes exceed 10 MB, you must use an ftp site or another file sharing application to submit the drawings. Submit the applications to permits@lakevillemn.gov and include a link for us to download the drawings.

  • All drawing files must be submitted as PDFs.

  • Label files to describe what each file is as part of the submittal package. Examples:
    - Survey.pdf
    - Building Plans.pdf
    - Wall Bracing.pdf
    - Civil Plans.pdf
Digital permit submittals should be emailed to permits@lakevillemn.gov