PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT

PLANNING PORTAL

Welcome to the City of Duluth's online Portal for all Planning and Development related functions. On this page, you will be able to apply for a permit, request an inspection, report a code violations, or request assistance with a drainage concern. 

Permits:
The Department of Planning & Development is responsible for administering and reviewing all building, development, and planning projects in the City of Duluth. Please use the following link to apply for a permit. 

APPLY FOR A PERMIT

Inspections for Active Permits:
Once a permit is secured, inspections must be requested through the portal by using the following link. 

REQUEST AN INSPECTION

Stormwater and Drainage:
The Department of Planning and Development is responsible for the inspection and maintenance of all publicly owned stormwater infrastructure and drainage facilities. To request assistance with public stormwater infrastructure or a drainage concern, please use the following link. 

REPORT DRAINAGE CONCERN

Report Code Violations: 
The City of Duluth's Department of Planning and Development is responsible for enforcing zoning, property maintenance, and building code regulations. The Department investigates complaints to maintain a high quality of life in the City of Duluth. The Code Compliance Division maintains the City’s status as a clean, livable city by ensuring that all properties comply with standards set by the Mayor and City Council. Please use the following link to request an inspection by a code compliance officer. 

REPORT CODE VIOLATION