Permits & Inspections

South Metro Fire has partnered with The Compliance Engine to track the inspection and testing of fire protection systems within the cities of South St Paul and West St Paul.  For more information visit

  • South Metro Fire provides all fire inspections and fire permits for the Cities of South St. Paul and West St. Paul. We also conduct plan reviews for new construction and remodeling projects.
  • To schedule an inspection, please contact one of our Inspectors at 651-552-4176.
  • To obtain a permit, please select the appropriate city link on this page.

Should you need more detailed information about our permit and inspection services, please contact Fire Marshal Terry Johnson at 651-552-4172.