Hopkins County Permits (Kentucky)

Search for Hopkins County, KY 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 Hopkins County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Hopkins County permits. Clerks in Hopkins County, Kentucky 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 Hopkins County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Hopkins County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Dawson Springs City Clerk Dawson Springs KY 200 West Arcadia Avenue 42408 270-797-2781

Earlington City Clerk Earlington KY 103 West Main Street 42410 270-383-5364

Hopkins County Clerk Madisonville KY 24 Union Street 42431 270-821-7361

Mortons Gap City Clerk Mortons Gap KY 102 S Main St 42440 270-258-5362


A Hopkins 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 Hopkins County, Kentucky 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 Hopkins County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Hanson City Hall Hanson KY 30 Sunset Road 42413 270-322-8521

Mortons Gap City Hall Mortons Gap KY 102 North Main Street 42440 270-258-5362


A Hopkins 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 Hopkins County, Kentucky issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Hopkins County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Hopkins 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.

Hopkins Joint Planning Department Madisonville KY 10 South Main Street 42431 270-825-4457

Madisonville Permits and Zoning Madisonville KY 37 East Center Street 42431 270-824-2108