The Houghton County Building Department
issues building permits for all of
Houghton County except the City of
Houghton. The County office issues
electrical, plumbing and mechanical
permits for all of Houghton County.
Other applications available from this
office include 911 Addressing Forms,
Soil Erosion Permits, and Houghton
County Road Commission Driveway Permits.
A permit application must be filed
before construction begins.
Any questions, please call Tracy at