MINNESOTA - St. Paul Vacant Buildings

Vacant Buildings


The City of Saint Paul has ordinances regulating vacant and unoccupied structures. Property owners must register these buildings with the Department of Safety and Inspections if the building is unoccupied and:

  1. Unsecured, or
  2. Secured by other than normal means, or
  3. A dangerous structure, or
  4. Condemned, or
  5. Has multiple housing or Building Code violations, or
  6. Is condemned and illegally occupied, or
  7. Is unoccupied for a period of time longer than one year during which time the Enforcement Officer has issued an order to correct nuisance conditions.

Vacant Building Forms