Kent County Permits (Michigan)

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

Byron Township Clerk Byron Center MI 8085 Byron Center Avenue Southwest 49315 616-878-9104

Grandville City Clerk Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4977

Kent County Clerk Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-632-7640

Walker City Clerk Walker MI 4243 Remembrance Road Northwest 49534 616-791-6862

Wyoming Clerk Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7296


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

Alpine Township Zoning Comstock Park MI 5255 Alpine Avenue Northwest 49321 616-784-9090

Grand Rapids Permits Grand Rapids MI 300 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-456-3243

Grand Rapids Planning and Zoning Department Grand Rapids MI 1120 Monroe Avenue Northwest 49503 616-456-3159

Grandville Planning and Zoning Department Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-530-4983

Kentwood Zoning Grand Rapids MI 4900 Breton Road Southeast 49508 616-554-0707

Michigan Planning Department Grand Rapids MI Apt 214, 820 Monroe Ave NW 49503 616-774-8400

Walker Building Department Walker MI 4243 Remembrance Road Northwest 49534 616-791-6858

Wyoming Permits Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7286

Wyoming Planning and Zoning Department Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-530-7258


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

Cedar Springs City Hall Cedar Springs MI 66 South Main 49319 616-696-1330

Grand Rapids City Hall Grand Rapids MI Unit 2, 300 Monroe Ave NW 49503 616-456-3010

Grandville City Hall Grandville MI 3195 Wilson Avenue Southwest 49418 616-531-3030

Sand Lake Town Hall Sand Lake MI 2 West Maple Street 49343 616-636-8854

Wyoming City Hall Wyoming MI 1155 28th Street Southwest 49509 616-534-5799