Honolulu County Permits (Hawaii)

Search for Honolulu County, HI county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Honolulu County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Honolulu County permits. Clerks in Honolulu County, Hawaii may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Honolulu County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Honolulu County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Honolulu County Clerk Honolulu HI 1151 Punchbowl Street 96813 808-587-0138


A Honolulu County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Honolulu County, Hawaii issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Honolulu County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Honolulu County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Hawaii Planning Department Urban Honolulu HI 235 South Beretania Street 96813 808-587-2846

Honolulu Planning Department and Permits Urban Honolulu HI 650 South King Street 96813 808-768-8000


A Honolulu County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Honolulu County, Hawaii may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Honolulu County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Hawaii State City Hall Aiea HI 98-1005 Moanalua Road 96701 808-483-3405

Honolulu City Hall East Honolulu HI 6600 Kalanianaole Highway 96825 808-768-4800

Kailua City Hall Kailua HI 1090 Keolu Drive 96734 808-261-8575

Kaneohe City Hall Kaneohe HI 45-480 Kaneohe Bay Drive 96744 808-768-4100

Kapolei Hale City Hall Kapolei HI 1000 Ulu'ohi'a Street 96707 808-768-3400

Wahiawa City Hall Wahiawa HI 330 North Cane Street 96786 808-621-0791

Waianae City Hall Waianae HI 85-670 Farrington Highway 96792 808-696-6371