Well Management
About Us

The Well Management Program:

  • Establishes standards for construction and sealing of wells and borings ("Minnesota Well Code").
  • Licenses contractors who construct, repair, and seal wells and borings.
  • Administers permits and notifications to construct and seal wells and borings.
  • Inspects the construction of new wells and borings, and the sealing of old wells and borings.
  • Follows up with property owners after property transfer to seal unused wells.
  • Maintains records on wells and borings.
  • Provides information, training, and technical assistance to contractors, other professionals, and the public.
  • Responds to well and well water quality problems caused by groundwater contamination events and natural disasters such as floods.


    Contact Us

    Contact the Well Management Section
    including district offices
    .

Updated Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 02:50PM