Effective January 1, 2019: All rental properties are required to be registered, licensed, and inspected by the City of Austin.

 Fee Schedule

 Informational Letter

 Rental Ordinance

 Application – PAY HERE!

 Rental Registration Form

 Change of Ownership


Rental Inspector – Duane Salinas – 507-437-9950. 

Inspection Checklist

Property Owner/Manager Meeting Dates: November 15th, 2018 and December 13th, 2018 at 5:00 pm in Council Chambers at City Hall 500 4th Ave NE Austin, MN 55912.

Inspection Timeline


Stay tuned to this website for upcoming Crime Free training information. Landlords are required to attend a training within 2 years of their license issuance. Training can be attended in any city where it is available.

Crime Free Lease Addendum

Landlord/Tenants Rights & Responsibilities

Good Neighbor video
Good Neighbor- Spanish