Lewis and Clark County Permits (Montana)


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

Helena Clerk Helena MT 215 North Sanders Street, # 323 59601 406-444-3858

Lewis And Clark County Clerk Helena MT 228 East Broadway Street 59601 406-759-5615


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

East Helena City Hall East Helena MT 306 East Main Street 59635 406-227-5321

Helena City Hall Helena MT 316 N Park Ave 59601 406-447-8401


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

Montana Planning Department Helena MT 2550 Prospect Avenue 59601 406-444-3423