Clay County Building Permits (Minnesota)


Building Departments in Clay County, MN create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Clay County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Clay County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Clay County building permit. Clay County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Clay County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Moorhead City Planning and Zoning Department Moorhead MN 500 Center Avenue 56560 218-299-5370


Town and City Halls in Clay County, MN provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Clay County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Clay County, Minnesota. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Clay County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Dilworth City Hall Dilworth MN 2 1st Avenue Southeast 56529 218-287-2313

Hawley City Hall Hawley MN 305 6th Street 56549 218-483-3331

Hitterdal City Hall Hitterdal MN 102 East Front Street 56552 218-962-3357

Moorhead City Hall Moorhead MN # 3, 500 CENTER Ave, # 3 56560 218-299-5301


Code Enforcement Offices in Clay County, MN are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Clay County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Clay County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Clay County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Clay County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Moorhead City Building Code Enforcement Moorhead MN 500 Center Avenue 56560 218-299-5424