Shelby County Permits (Kentucky)

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

Shelby County Clerk Shelbyville KY 501 Washington Street 40065 270-586-8161


A Shelby County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Shelby County, Kentucky may issue county permits. These Shelby County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Shelby County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Shelbyville Code Enforcement Shelbyville KY 315 Washington Street 40065 502-633-8000