You can apply for permits, search permit data, upload permit documents, schedule inspections, and review inspection reports from our Permit and Inspection Portal. If you prefer to submit your permit application on-line, please follow the link below.
Applications are in PDF format. Please print and fill out your application. Completed applications and documentation can be submitted in person to:
Burleigh County Building/Planning/Zoning Department
221 N. 5th Street
Bismarck, ND 58501
Burleigh County Building and Planning
PO Box 5518
Bismarck, ND 58506-5518
By Fax: 701-221-3726
By Email: e-mail
Contact us with any questions: 701-221-3727
Residential Building Application
Use this application for a new house.
Building Permit Application
Use this application for accessory building, basement finishes, decks etc.
Septic System Permit Application
Use this application for all new septic systems and repairs.
Plumbing Permit Worksheet
Use this worksheet for all plumbing permits
Manufactured Home Application
Use this application for Manufactured Home Installation.
Commercial Building Application
Commercial Building Permit Application
Flood Plain Development Application
Use this permit if you are planning on developing or building in the floodplain.
Required For Commercial Permits Only