Rum River Construction Consultants proudly serves the residents and business owners of the City of Lakeland as their Designated Building Official. Rum River is committed to a quality, customer service oriented approach to building official and inspection services.


Administrative and inspection staff are available six days per week to assist owners and contractors with questions and site inspections.  Contact us today with all of your building inspection needs.  We look forward to working with you!

Permit Application Information

Permit applications and all submittals are to be provided in PDF format and sent by email to:

  1. Download the application form.
  2. Enter all information in the fillable form, including the signature.
  3. Save the application to your computer.
  4. Click on at the top of the application.
  5. Fill in Subject Line of email.
  6. Attach your application and any supplemental information.
  7. Send to RRCC for issuance or review.  Thank you!

Set Fee Permit Applications

The following permit applications have a set fee and will be processed when received, typically within one business day.  This applies to residential permits only.  (Commercial permits require plan review.)

Plan Review Permit Applications

The following permit applications require plan review, in addition to the above permits if commercial in nature.  Please submit all documentation required when applying for the permit to minimize review time.

Archived Permit Information

To request copies of archived building permit records, please contact the City of Lakeland at 651-436-4430 or via email at you!

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City of Lakeland

Fee Schedule, in part

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​Payments for building permits

can be made by:


  • Mailing a check payable to the City of Lakeland.  *Please include the address of the project and permit number.

  • In person at the City of Lakeland office between 8:30-4:00 pm Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.  

City of Lakeland

690 Quinnell Avenue N

P.O. Box 321

Lakeland, MN  55043