Washtenaw County Permits (Michigan)

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

Washtenaw County Clerk Ann Arbor MI 200 North Main Street 48104 734-222-6730

Ypsilanti Township Clerk Ypsilanti MI 7200 South Huron River Drive 48197 734-484-4700


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

Ann Arbor Building Department Ann Arbor MI 3792 Pontiac Trail 48105 734-663-1855

Michigan Planning Department Ann Arbor MI 1919 West Stadium Boulevard 48103 734-913-2000

Saline Permits and Zoning Saline MI 3150 Arkona Road 48176 734-429-4869

Saline Planning Department Saline MI 100 North Harris Street 48176 734-429-8296

Ypsilanti Building Department Ypsilanti MI 1 South Huron Street 48197 734-482-1025

Ypsilanti City Planning Department Ypsilanti MI 505 West Michigan Avenue 48197 734-482-9778

Ypsilanti City Zoning Ypsilanti MI 1 South Huron Street 48197 734-483-9646


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

Ann Arbor City Hall Ann Arbor MI 100 North 5th Avenue 48104 734-994-2650

Lyndon Town Hall Chelsea MI 17751 North Territorial Road 48118 734-475-2401

Ypsilanti City Hall Ypsilanti MI 1 South Huron Street 48197 734-483-1100