Kenton County Permits (Kentucky)

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

Covington City Clerk Fort Wright KY 409 Kyles Lane 41011 859-331-1700

Crittenden Clerk Crittenden KY 117 S Main St 41030 859-428-2597

Kenton County Clerk Covington KY 303 Court Street 41011 859-392-1600

Kenton County Clerk Independence KY 5272 Madison Pike 41051 859-356-9272


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

Covington City Hall Covington KY 638 Madison Avenue 41011 859-292-2311

Edgewood City Hall Edgewood KY 385 Dudley Pike 41017 859-331-5910

Park Hills City Hall Park Hills KY 1106 Amsterdam Road 41011 859-431-6252


A Kenton 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 Kenton 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. Kenton County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Kenton 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.

Kenton County Planning Department Fort Mitchell KY 2332 Royal Drive 41017 859-331-8980