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  1. Access Permits

    Any work within the county highway right-of-way requires a permit from the Clay County Highway Department. Find out how to obtain an access permit and view the Access Management Policy.

  2. Auctioneer License

    An Auctioneer License is required by any individual conducting the business of an Auctioneer in the State of Minnesota. View resident versus nonresident requirements.

  3. Building Permits

    Learn how to obtain building and land alteration permits and licenses.

  4. Calculate Child Support Payments

    Use the Child Support Guidelines Calculator to estimate child support amounts.

  5. Child Support Services

    Find out how to apply for Child Support Services.

  6. Driver's License

    Anyone who is of legal age to posses a driver's license may go to a Driver's License Agent to apply for 1. You must fill out an application, have a vision test and have a photograph taken.

  7. Driver's License Renewals

    Access the requirements to renew a driver's license and view the associated fees.

  8. Driver's Permit

    Find out how to obtain a diver's permit and view the associated fees.

  9. Family Child Care Licensing

    Clay County accepts and processes applications for licensure as a child care provider including inspections, home studies and background checks, and evaluations of prospective licensees.

  10. Family Foster Care Licensing

    Foster care for children is provided by obtaining legal authority to place a child through court action or by obtaining consent.

  11. Fire Arm Carry / Purchase Permit

    Get details about what you will need to have with you to submit an application to carry a fire arm with you and an application to file in order to purchase a fire arm in Minnesota.

  12. Harvest Permits

    The harvest permit allows local farmers to haul up to 88,000 pounds on 5 axles during the time period of October 1 through November 30 only and for the following crops only: carrots, potatoes, and sugar beets.

  13. Health Internships & Practicums

    Clay County Public Health believes in providing quality experiences for undergraduate students needing to complete internship requirements, as well as practicum opportunities for graduate students.

  14. Homestead Tax Reduction

    Access Assessor Office forms from homestead to disabled veterans benefits applications.

  15. Land Alteration Permit

    Submit an application to have land altered.

  16. Market Value Appeals

    Learn the steps to appeal estimated market value or classification of your property.

  17. Marriage Credentials

    View filing requirements and fees to perform marriages in the county.

  18. Marriage License

    Apply for a Civil Marriage License and view requirements and fees.

  19. Marriage: Civil Ceremony

    Discover how to apply for a civil marriage ceremony.

  20. Mobile Home Title Transfer

    When selling your mobile home, you must transfer the title to the new owner at a Minnesota Department of Motor Vehicles Office.

  21. Moving Permits

    The Clay County Highway Department requires moving permits to make over-dimensional moves on Clay County highways.

  22. Paternity Establishment

    Find out how to establish parentage.

  23. Pesticide Program / License Process

    Find information about pesticide applicator testing, the license processing, and study guide ordering.

  24. Property Assessment Appeal

    Learn the steps to appeal estimated market value or classification of your property.

  25. Sheriff Employment Opportunities

    Peruse through employment opportunities through the Sheriff's Office.

  26. State ID Card

    If, for whatever reason, you do not have a driver's license, you may obtain a state identification card. Learn how to obtain an ID card and view the associated fees.

  27. Tobacco Licensing

    A Tobacco License is required for all establishments in Clay County who are selling tobacco products or tobacco-related devices.

  28. Utility Permits

    Anyone interested in installing, replacing or maintaining any utilities on a county right-of-way must be granted permission to do so and follow all requirements as set forth by the County Highway Engineer.

  29. Vehicle Registration Renewal

    Motor vehicle registration renewal is available online or at the local Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).

  30. Vehicle Title Transfer

    Find the requirements to transfer a title in Minnesota.