Rice County Code Enforcement (Minnesota)

Search for Rice County, MN code enforcement information. A code enforcement search provides information on building codes, zoning rules, building regulations, building code violations, building inspection reports, abatement orders, work stoppage orders, construction permits, occupancy permits, approved building permits, code enforcement violations, and code enforcement reports.


Rice County Town and City Halls provide municipal services for the Rice County community, including playing a role in code enforcement in Minnesota. The Town or City Hall may be responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible building code violations in Rice County. They maintain records on code enforcement, the current Minnesota building code, and approved and rejected building plans. Town and City Halls may also issue investigation reports on building code violations and any punishments or abatement orders for violations in Rice County. The Town or City Hall may provide code enforcement records online through its website.

Dennison City Hall Dennison MN 37622 Goodhue Ave 55018 507-645-7732

Dundas City Hall Dundas MN 216 Railway Street North 55019 507-645-2852

Faribault City Hall Faribault MN 208 1st Ave NW 55021 507-334-2222

Nerstrand City Hall Nerstrand MN 221 Main Street 55053 507-332-8000

Northfield City Hall Northfield MN 801 Washington Street 55057 507-645-8833


Rice County Building Inspectors verify that construction projects meet Rice County building codes and regulations in Minnesota. They also monitor designs, building materials, Rice County safety codes, and utilities, as well as enforcing codes. As part of this job, Building Inspectors inspect construction to determine whether it meets the codes, issues permits for construction projects, and creates inspection reports. Building Inspector records may include information on Rice County code enforcement violations, permits issued by the inspector, and approved MN building projects, as well as violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors may provide access to some of their documents online.

Faribault Building Inspector Faribault MN 208 1st Avenue Northwest 55021 507-333-0359

Faribault City Building Inspector Faribault MN 122 2nd Street Northwest 55021 507-384-0552

Northfield Building Inspector Northfield MN 801 Washington Street 55057 507-645-3004


Rice County Building Departments ensure the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing Rice County building codes and zoning rules in Minnesota. They also maintain records on building codes, reviews of Rice County building rules, and any changes to the code requirements or regulations. The Building Department also reviews and approves building and renovation plans to make sure they meet code standard, and they also issue MN building permits. Building Department records include Rice County building code violations, approved building permits, and compliance reports. The Building Department may provide online access to some of their code enforcement documents.

Faribault City Building Department Faribault MN 530 Tatepaha Boulevard 55021 507-334-3450

Faribault Zoning Faribault MN 208 1st Avenue Northwest 55021 507-333-0387

Rise County Planning Department Faribault MN 320 3rd Street Northwest 55021 507-332-6100