Muskegon County Permits (Michigan)

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

Dalton Township Clerk Muskegon MI 1616 East Riley-Thompson Road 49445 231-766-3043

Muskegon County Clerk Muskegon MI 141 East Apple Avenue 49442 231-724-6316

North Muskegon Clerk North Muskegon MI 1502 Ruddiman Drive 49445 231-744-1621


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

Montague City Hall Montague MI 8778 Ferry Street 49437 231-893-1155

Muskegon City Hall Muskegon MI 1350 East Keating Avenue 49442 231-724-4100

Whitehall City Hall Whitehall MI 405 East Colby Street 49461 231-894-4048


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

Muskegon Heights Planning Department Muskegon Heights MI 2724 Peck Street 49444 231-733-8830

Muskegon Zoning Muskegon MI 933 Terrace Street 49440 231-724-6702

Norton Shores Zoning Norton Shores MI 4814 Henry Street 49441 231-799-6801