Wayne County Permits (Michigan)

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

Beatrice Clerk Detroit MI 3011 West Grand Boulevard, Ste 2000 48202 800-972-4283

Dearborn Clerk Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2010

Detroit Clerk Detroit MI 421 Madison Street 48226 313-965-8727

Harper Woods City Clerk Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Avenue 48225 313-343-2510

Highland Park City Clerk Highland Park MI 12050 Woodward Avenue 48203 313-852-3068

River Rouge Clerk River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-5604

Rockwood City Clerk Rockwood MI 32409 Fort Road 48173 734-379-9496

Southgate City Clerk Southgate MI 14400 Dix Toledo Road 48195 734-246-1300

Taylor City Clerk Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-374-1474

Wayne City Clerk Wayne MI 3355 South Wayne Road 48184 734-722-2204

Wayne County Clerk Detroit MI 2 Woodward Avenue 48226 313-224-6262


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

Allen Park City Hall Allen Park MI 16850 Southfield Road 48101 313-928-1400

Belleville City Hall Belleville MI 6 Main Street 48111 734-697-9323

Dearborn City Hall Dearborn MI 13615 Michigan Avenue 48126 313-943-2000

Dearborn Heights City Hall Dearborn Heights MI 6045 Fenton St 48127 313-791-3400

Detroit North Central City Hall Detroit MI 2328 Seven Mile East, # 2 48234 313-628-2160

Flat Rock City Hall Flat Rock MI 25500 Gibraltar Road 48134 734-782-2455

Garden City Hall Garden MI 6000 Middlebelt Road 48135 734-793-1600

Grosse Pointe City Hall Grosse Pointe MI 17147 Maumee Ave 48230 313-885-5800

Harper Woods City Hall Harper Woods MI 19617 Harper Ave 48225 313-343-2510

Inkster City Hall Inkster MI 26215 Trowbridge Street 48141 313-563-4232

Lincoln Park City Hall Lincoln Park MI 1355 Southfield Road 48146 313-386-1800

Livonia City Hall Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2200

Northville City Hall Northville MI 215 West Main Street 48167 248-349-1300

Plymouth City Hall Plymouth MI 201 South Main Street 48170 734-453-8600

River Rouge City Hall River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue 48218 313-842-4201

Riverview City Hall Riverview MI 14100 Civic Park Drive 48193 734-281-4200

Romulus City Hall Romulus MI 11111 Wayne Road 48174 734-942-7545

Southgate City Hall Southgate MI 14400 Dix Toledo Road 48195 734-258-3010

Taylor City Hall Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-287-6550

Wayne City Hall Wayne MI 3355 South Wayne Road 48184 734-722-2000

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

Belleville Building Department Belleville MI 6 Main Street 48111 734-697-9323

Brownstown Building Department Brownstown MI 21313 Telegraph Road 48183 734-675-4000

Detroit Planning Department Detroit MI 65 Cadillac Square, Ste 2300 48226 313-224-2560

Detroit Zoning Detroit MI 2 Woodward Avenue, Rm 212 48226 313-224-3595

Grosse Ile Zoning Grosse Ile MI 9601 Groh Road 48138 734-676-4424

Livonia Building Department Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2580

Livonia Zoning Livonia MI 33000 Civic Center Drive 48154 734-466-2259

Northville City Building Department Northville MI 215 West Main Street 48167 248-449-9902

Plymouth Township Building Department Plymouth MI 9955 North Haggerty Road 48170 734-354-3210

River Rouge Building Department River Rouge MI 10600 West Jefferson Avenue, Ste 1 48218 313-842-4209

Romulus Building Department Romulus MI 12600 Wayne Road 48174 734-942-7550

Romulus Planning Department Romulus MI 11111 Wayne Road 48174 734-955-4530

Southgate City Building Department Southgate MI 14400 Dix Toledo Road 48195 734-258-3060

Taylor Building Department Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-374-1478

Taylor Planning and Zoning Department Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-374-1572

Wayne County Permits Detroit MI 2 Woodward Avenue, Rm 201 48226 313-224-5528

Wayne Permits Wayne MI 4001 South Wayne Road 48184 734-728-9100


A Wayne County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Wayne County, Michigan may issue county permits. These Wayne County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Wayne County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Inkster Code Enforcement Inkster MI 27717 Michigan Avenue 48141 313-563-4235

Taylor Michigan Code Enforcement Taylor MI 23555 Goddard Road 48180 734-374-1470