Lyon County Permits (Minnesota)

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

Cottonwood Clerk's Office Cottonwood MN 86 East Main Street 56229 507-423-6488

Ghent Clerk Ghent MN 107 North Chapman Street 56239 507-428-3214

Lyon County Clerk Marshall MN 607 West Main Street 56258 320-864-1281

Marshall City Clerk Marshall MN 344 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6763

Minneota City Clerk Minneota MN 129 East 1st Street 56264 507-872-6144

Russel City Clerk Russell MN 106 North River Street 56169 507-823-4366

Tracy City Clerk Tracy MN 336 Morgan Street 56175 507-629-5528


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

Balaton City Hall Balaton MN 134 3rd Street 56115 507-734-4711

Lynd City Hall Lynd MN 111 West Railroad Street 56157 507-865-4514

Marshall City Hall Marshall MN 344 West Main Street 56258 507-537-6760

Russell Town Hall Russell MN 200 Front Street 56169 507-823-4347


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

Lyon County Planning and Zoning Department Marshall MN 504 Fairgrounds Road 56258 507-532-8206