Stearns County Permit Search (Minnesota)

Search for Stearns County, MN permit information. A permit search provides information on building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, temporary permits, land development permits, renovation permits, demolition permits, construction permits, occupancy permits, permit violations, permit rules, permit regulations, applying for a permit, approved permits, denied permits, property owner information, construction information, permit restrictions, work stoppage orders, driving permits, election permits, business permits, state park permits, and locating permits.


Clerk Offices in Stearns County, Minnesota keep public records for a county or local government, including permits. Clerks may be responsible for filing and issuing Stearns County permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits allow property owners and residents to conduct demolitions and renovations, host temporary events, reserve public property, or conduct land development upgrades. They may also show whether a building meets fire and Stearns County building codes and include the name, date, and purpose of the permit. The Clerk Office provides information on how to apply for a permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit records are typically available online.

Avon City Clerk Avon MN 140 Stratford St E 56310 320-356-7922

Belgrade Clerk Belgrade MN 417 Washburn Avenue 56312 320-254-8220

Brooten City Clerk Brooten MN 147 Central Avenue North 56316 320-346-2524

Cold Spring City Clerk Cold Spring MN 27 Red River Ave S 56320 320-685-3653

Freeport Clerk Freeport MN 125 Main St E 56331 320-836-2112

Paynesville Clerk Paynesville MN 221 Washburne Avenue 56362 320-243-3714

St Joseph City Clerk St. Joseph MN 25 College Avenue North 56374 320-363-7201

Stearns County Clerk St. Cloud MN 725 Courthouse Square 56303 320-656-3620


Town and City Halls in Stearns County, Minnesota provide municipal services for their communities, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required for building projects, such as renovations, demolitions, repairs, zoning compliance, and land development. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls may also issue Stearns County land use permits related to private roads, boundary lines, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. Stearns County permit records can prove that a project has a valid permit, and Town and City Halls can also provide information on looking up permit rules, applying for a permit, or finding approved permits. These permit records are often available online through the Town or City Hall website.

Avon City Hall Avon MN 140 Stratford Street East 56310 320-356-7922

Freeport City Hall Freeport MN 125 Main Street East 56331 320-836-2112

Holdingford City Hall Holdingford MN 420 Main Street 56340 320-746-2966

Meire Grove City Hall Meire Grove MN 50 Minnesota 4 56352 320-987-3168

Munson Town Hall Richmond MN 23857 County Road 23 56368 320-597-2432

New Munich City Hall New Munich MN 220 Main St 56356 320-837-5202

Oak Town Hall Freeport MN 28801 County Road 30 56331 320-837-5391

Richmond City Hall Richmond MN 45 Hall Avenue Southwest 56368 320-597-2075

Rockville City Hall Rockville MN 229 Broadway St E 56369 320-251-5836

Roscoe City Hall Roscoe MN 305 1st Street 56371 320-597-5100

Saint Cloud City Hall St. Cloud MN # 3rd, 400 2nd St S 56301 320-255-7200

Sartell City Hall Sartell MN 125 Pine Cone Road North 56377 320-253-2171

Sauk Centre City Hall Sauk Centre MN 320 Oak Street South 56378 320-352-2203

St Stephen City Hall St. Stephen MN 2 6th Ave SE 56375 320-251-0964

Waite Park City Hall Waite Park MN 19 13th Avenue North 56387 320-252-6822


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

St Cloud Building Department St. Cloud MN 400 2nd Street South 56301 320-255-7239

St Cloud Zoning St. Cloud MN 400 2nd Street South 56301 320-255-7218

Waite Park City Building Department, Planning and Zoning Waite Park MN 19 13th Avenue North 56387 320-656-8936