Right-of-Way Permits

A Right-of-Way Permits is required for utility installations (including private sewer and water connections), grading in the county right-of-way, or work which obstructs the right-of-way. 

How to Apply

Prior to the issuance of a Right-of-Way permit, the applicant must first become registered as a Right-of-Way User.

Application Samples and Policies

Right-of-Way Permit Fees

  • Utility Distribution: $150
  • Non-Utility Excavation (No Open Cut of Roadway): $150
  • General Work in County Right of Way: $150
  • Obstruction: $150


For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Anoka County Permits Office at 763-324-3176, or via email at HighwayPermits@co.anoka.mn.us,


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