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Government Services

At the Department of Administration, we provide a variety of administrative services for state agencies. A number of services are also available for counties, cities and other local units of government.

Building and Grounds

Building management and maintenance, parking services, event booking for the State Capitol, and maps of the Capitol Complex area.

Collaboration and Dispute Resolution

The Office of Collaboration and Dispute Resolution (OCDR) uses collaborative processes and the science of human relations to help government and stakeholders improve relationships, build trust, and develop wise and durable solutions to seemingly intractable issues.

Construction Projects

Construction manuals, guidelines and forms, master contracts, the State Designer Selection Board and more.

Data and Info

Make a government data request, learn about open meetings, explore demographic data, or read and order official state publications.

Disability Services

Disability resources for government agencies, including the Accommodation Fund for state employees and applicants with disabilities.

Enterprise Translations Office

Admin's Enterprise Translations Office (ETO) is a centralized hub dedicated to breaking down language barriers and ensuring that all Minnesotans have equal access to vital information and services. Learn more here!


Policies, best practices and resources for state grant-making and grants management.

Mail Services

Postal services and interoffice mailing for Minnesota state agencies.


Apply for event permits, see available venues, and find more information about events and rallies happening at the State Capitol Complex.

Purchasing and Contracting

Facilitating the strategic acquisition of goods and services for the State of Minnesota and other governmental entities.

Real Estate

Space management, leasing and sales and acquisitions of state real property.

Risk Management

Operating state government's insurance program and managing workers' compensation and safety programs.

Small Agency Support

Expert human resources and financial management services for the state's small agencies, boards and councils.

State Archaeology

The Office of the State Archaeologist, where you'll find resources related to Minnesota Archaeology, protection of burial sites and public site management.

Surplus Property

Acquiring and distributing surplus government property, for reuse by state agencies or for sale via live and online auctions.


Vehicle leasing and fleet management services for state government offices.

Office of Enterprise Sustainability

The State of Minnesota, as an enterprise, defines sustainability as meeting the economic, social and environmental needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.

Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO)

The Minnesota State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), leads the state’s historic preservation efforts by articulating a statewide preservation vision and supporting Minnesotans who execute that vision.

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