Carlton County Permits (Minnesota)

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

Barnum City Clerk Barnum MN 3741 Front Street 55707 218-389-6814

Carlton County Clerk Carlton MN 301 Walnut Avenue 55718 218-384-9577

Cromwell City Clerk Cromwell MN 5541-5583 Minnesota 210 55726 218-644-3570

Moose Lake City Clerk Moose Lake MN 412 4th Street 55767 218-485-4010

Scanlon City Clerk Cloquet MN 2801 Dewey Ave 55720 218-879-4578

Wrenshall City Clerk Wrenshall MN 400 Alcohol Road 55797 218-384-3680


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

Barnum City Hall Barnum MN 3842 Main Street 55707 218-389-6814

Carlton City Hall Carlton MN 310 Chestnut Avenue 55718 218-384-4229

Cloquet City Hall Cloquet MN 1307 Cloquet Avenue 55720 218-879-6758

Kettle River City Hall Kettle River MN 3977 Main Street 55757 218-273-4662

Solway Town Hall Cloquet MN 4029 Munger Shaw Road 55720 218-729-5134


A Carlton 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 Carlton County, Minnesota issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Carlton County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Carlton 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.

Carlton County Planning and Zoning Department Carlton MN 301 Walnut Avenue 55718 218-384-9176

Cloquet City Zoning Cloquet MN 1307 Cloquet Avenue 55720 218-879-6994

Cloquet Planning Department Cloquet MN 1307 Cloquet Avenue 55720 218-879-2507