Clinton County Permit Portal

Ready to apply for a permit? 

 Follow the link above to submit your plans and application for Residential Applications. 

 (Commercial Applications may also be submitted, however all Commercial Plans (3 sets) will need to be delivered to:

111 S. Nelson Ave. Ste. 8 Wilmington OH 45177)

From the Permit Portal you are also able to check the status of permit applications, pay fees & schedule inspections. 

Downloadable Permit Applications

Residential Permit Application 

Commercial Permit Application

Agricultural Use Exemption Application

Sign Permit Application

Application for Home Occupation

Independent Temporary Living Application

The Clinton County Building and Zoning Department is pleased to offer Internet access for the information available on its website. The Office makes every effort to produce and publish information that is current and accurate, however no warranties, expressed or implied, are provided for this data, its use, or its interpretation. All information provided through this Internet service is for informational purposes only and is not an official or certified record of the Office. Furthermore, this information is subject to change without notice and should not be used for any official purpose. The complete and official records of the Clinton County Building and Zoning Department are available pursuant to public record request, under Ohio Revised Code 149.43, during normal business hours at its office located at 111 S. Nelson Ave. Ste. 8, Wilmington, OH 45177. 

Current News

To view the map for the proposed zoning in Washington Township, please follow the link below:

Washington Township Proposed Zoning Map




Notice is hereby given that the Rural Zoning Commission of Clinton County, OH, on the 10th day of December, 2020 at 6:00 p.m., at the Washington Township Garage 162 SR 350, Wilmington, Ohio 45177.  The Rural Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on a proposed amendment to the Zoning Resolution of Clinton County, OH, to hear the amendment. Said amendment will include adding Washington Township as an area zoned and regulated pursuant to the Clinton County Rural Zoning Resolution, as Amended. Docket #RZC 2020-4. Approval by the Clinton County Rural Zoning Commission, Clinton County Regional Planning Commission, and Clinton County Commissioners are required before a vote could be held by the electors of Washington Township to adopt said Rural Zoning Resolution as amended in Washington Township.

The Public Meeting will occur and may be accessible in person and teleconference line. The conference telephone number is 1-866-899-4679 with access code 761-539-901. The public hearing is being conducted pursuant to R.C. 303.06 to review the Rural Zoning Commission zoning plan and proposed zoning map which may be found on the Clinton County Building and Zoning website

Written suggestions, questions, or objections to the revision of said proposed amendment may be filed

with the Zoning Department prior to the hearing or presented to the Clinton County Rural Zoning Commission at the hearing. Said hearing may be continued from time to time as may be necessary. 

After the conclusion of the hearing, the Rural Zoning Commission of Clinton County will submit this matter to the Clinton County Regional Planning Commission to consider for its said action. 

Clinton County Zoning Commission

General Information
Phone Numbers
Fax: 937-383-3056
Emergencies: Dial 911
111 S Nelson Ave
Suite #8 - Entrance D

Monday – Friday
7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Monday - Friday (By Appointment Only)
In person appointments available under COVID-19
Building & Zoning Department Manager
Walt Daniel
Building & Zoning General Office