Van Buren County Permits (Michigan)

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

Bloomingdale Village Clerk Bloomingdale MI 109 East Kalamazoo Street 49026 269-521-3222

Decatur Village Clerk Decatur MI 114 North Phelps Street 49045 269-423-6114

Gobles City Clerk Gobles MI 105 East Main Street 49055 269-628-2246

Lawrence Township Clerk Lawrence MI 122 West Saint Joseph Street 49064 269-674-4255

Lawton Village Clerk Lawton MI 125 South Main Street 49065 269-624-6407

Van Buren County Clerk Paw Paw MI 212 East Paw Paw Street 49079 269-657-8218


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

Bangor City Hall Bangor MI 257 West Monroe Street 49013 269-427-5831

Hartford City Hall Hartford MI 19 West Main Street 49057 269-621-2477

Paw Paw City Hall Paw Paw MI 111 East Michigan Avenue 49079 269-657-3148

South Haven City Hall South Haven MI 539 Phoenix Street 49090 269-637-0745


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

South Haven Building Department South Haven MI 539 Phoenix Street 49090 269-637-0789

South Haven Zoning South Haven MI 539 Phoenix Street 49090 269-637-0760