Washington County Permits (Nebraska)

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

Arlington City Clerk Arlington NE 245 North 2nd Street 68002 402-478-4212

Herman Village Clerk Herman NE 504 Main Street 68029 402-456-7500

Kennard City Clerk Kennard NE 208 Main Street 68034 402-427-7311

Washington County Clerk Blair NE 1555 Colfax Street 68008 402-426-6833


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

Blair City Hall Blair NE 218 South 16th Street 68008 402-426-4191

Fort Calhoun City Hall Fort Calhoun NE 110 South 14th Street 68023 402-468-5303


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

Washington County Permits Blair NE 1555 Colfax Street 68008 402-426-6872