Code Enforcement

Building codes

Building codes are laws and regulations that pertain to structures and not necessarily property or land.

See Minnesota Building Code

City codes

The City Code is a collection of regulations and laws that govern business, housing and property maintenance and ensure public safety, health and general welfare of the citizens of Northfield.

See Northfield City Code

Rental codes

Rental codes are the portions of the city code that pertain to rental housing and rental property. 

See rental codes 

Other useful information 

Below are links to other information you may find helpful as you begin your building project.

Building Applications and Handouts

Building Permit Application Process

Rental Program

Planning and Zoning Department