County Code

The County Code of Clay County (see link below) is maintained as a searchable database by Sterling Codifiers, Inc. and is being provided for information purposes only.

To find a document:

  • Click the + sign on the title folder to show the chapter folders
  • Click the + sign on the chapter folders to see the documents in the folder
  • Click on the document to display that document

Amendments, Additions or Deletions

The county Board of Commissioners may have made amendments, additions or deletions to the county Code subsequent to the latest online version of the code.

Please Note: The Clay County Land Development Ordinance Zoning and Subdivision Regulations (PDF) have been revised and adopted as of March 13, 2012 but is awaiting incorporation into the Sterling Codifiers, Inc. database. The code is, however, effective March 13, 2012.

Clay County Code Online

Please Note: The County Code ordinances below have been amended, added or deleted after the last update of the Sterling Codifiers, Inc. version and will be incorporated into the next version. In addition to reviewing the codes below (To be Incorporated), to be certain you are working with the most current edition of the code, contact the relevant County Department.

To be Incorporated

The County Code is also available, in printed form, at the following locations throughout the county:

LocationAddress / Office
Clay County CourthouseClay County Law Library
Barnesville Library104 Front Street N.
Barnesville, MN 56514
Hawley Public Library421 Hartford Street
Hawley, MN 56549
Lake Agassiz Regional Office
118 5th Street S.
Moorhead, MN 56560
Minnesota State University, Moorhead
1104 S. 7th Avenue
Moorhead, MN 56563
Moorhead Public Library118 5th Street S.
Moorhead, MN 56560