Building Code Division is part of the Department of Community Development. This division administers the Building and Property Maintenance Code Programs, Electrical Inspection Program, the Manufactured Home Point of Sale Inspection Program and Rental Registration Program. The division is responsible for the enforcement of the Minnesota State Building Code and the Minnesota Electrical Code in the City of Faribault. Programs are focused on building safety at all stages of construction and use.
The Minnesota Department of Health has issued rules for contractors handling lead paint and asbestos. These rules became effective February 1, 2011. View the following presentations by the Minnesota Department of Health about lead paint and asbestos rules when remodeling: