Otter Tail County Permits (Minnesota)

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

Fergus Falls Clerk Fergus Falls MN 118 South Mill Street 56537 218-739-4671

Henning Clerk Henning MN 612 Front St 56551 218-583-2402

Otter Tail County Clerk Fergus Falls MN 121 West Junius Avenue 56537 218-998-8420

Underwood City Clerk Underwood MN 120 South Main Street 56586 218-826-6686


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

Dalton City Hall Dalton MN 107 Main Street East 56324 218-589-8734

Fergus Falls City Hall Fergus Falls MN 112 West Washington Avenue 56537 218-739-0112

Henning City Hall Henning MN 612 Front St 56551 218-583-2983

New York Mills City Hall New York Mills MN 28 West Centennial 84 Drive 56567 218-385-2213

Ottertail Town Hall Ottertail MN 30274 County Highway 55 56571 218-367-2881

St Olaf Town Hall Dalton MN 12665 County Road 117 56324 218-589-7510

Vining City Hall Vining MN 211 Soule Avenue 56588 218-769-4396


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

Fergus Falls Zoning Fergus Falls MN 112 West Washington Avenue 56537 218-332-5434