Excavation permits are issued only to a licensed and bonded excavation contractor. To find a licensed and bonded contractor, view the current Contractor List. Information on obtaining a business license is available from the Finance Department. Missoula Municipal Code 12.24 regulates excavations.
Call One Call at 811 to have utilities located before digging.
Asphalt Cutting Regulation
Effective October 1, 2011, asphalt cutting on streets 0 - 2 years old will not be permitted unless approved by the city engineer. Approvals may require additional conditions. View the Paving Assessment Map to see which streets this applies to.