Clinton County Permits (Michigan)

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

Clinton County Clerk St. Johns MI 100 East State Street 48879 989-224-5140

Dewitt City Clerk DeWitt MI 414 East Main Street 48820 517-669-2441


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

Chapin Town Hall Elsie MI 21481 Peet Road 48831 989-661-2223

Elsie City Hall Elsie MI 125 West Main Street 48831 989-862-4273


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

Dewitt Township Zoning DeWitt MI 1401 W Herbison Rd 48820 517-668-0278

St John Zoning St. Johns MI Ste 1300, 100 E State St 48879 989-224-5180