PERMITS & LICENSES

We are pleased to offer several county permit and license applications online. Please download the form (in PDF format), fill out completely and return to the appropriate department office.

If your permit or license application is not offered online, please call or visit the appropriate office to obtain the application.

(Please note: Adobe Acrobat may be required to view these PDF documents. Download your free version here.)

Offices in the County Administration Building are normally open from 7:30 to 4:30 Monday - Friday.

Procedure for Building Permits
 
1. Building Department - Main Level
                Drop off plans     
2. Map Office - Main Level     
                Pick up address slip
3. Wayne Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) - Lower Level
                Fill out CAP (Construction Application for Permit) and obtain
                floodplain permit
4. Health Department - Lower Level
                Needs to sign CAP - Septic System Review
5. Planning Department - Upper Level
                Obtain floodplain permit (if not from SWCD) - signs CAP
6. County Engineer’s Office - located at 3151 W. Old Lincoln Way
                Obtain drive pipe permit (for new drive onto a County road) - signs CAP
7. Wayne Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) - Lower Level
                Final signature on CAP

Permit Type

Department/Location

CAP (Construction Application for Permit)
CAP Instructions
CAP & Storm Water Mgt. Regulation Fees
Procedure for Permits
Wayne Soil & Water Conservation District
(330) 262-2836

Lower Level
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Pickup Street Address Slip Map Office
(330) 287-5495

Main Level
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Drive Pipe Permit - Signs CAP Wayne County Engineer
(330) 287-5500

3151 West Old Lincoln Way
Wooster, Ohio 44691
(Not located in Administration Building)
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Flood Plain Review Permit
Flood Plain Development Permit
TRC Application
Development Planning Checklist
 
Planning Department
(330) 287-5420

2nd Floor
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Residential:

Residential Plan Review Requirements
Building, Electric, HVAC Permit Application

Commercial:

Commercial Plan Review Requirements
Building, Electric, HVAC, Fire Alarm, Sprinkler Permit Application

 

Building Code Enforcement
(330) 287-5525

West Entrance
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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County Sewer Permit Environmental Services
(330) 287-5477

2nd Floor
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Plumbing Permit
Septic System Permit
Solid Waste Permit
Swimming Pool Permit
Trailer Park Permit
Well Permit
Food Service - Catering Permit
Food Service - Facility Permit
Food Service - Temporary Permit
Food Service - Vending Permit
Health Department
(330) 264-2426

Lower Level, West Entrance
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Birth Certificate
Death Certificate
Health Department
(330) 264-9590

Health Building
203 S. Walnut Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Dog License
 
Auditor
(330) 287-5437

First Floor, East Entrance
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Vendor License
 
Auditor
(330) 287-5430

First Floor, East Entrance
Administration Building
428 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Drivers License
Vehicle Registration
 
Auditor (Deputy Registrar)
(330) 287-5640

200 Vanover Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Titles - Vehicles, Auto Clerk of Courts
(330) 287-5470

Auto Title Department
200 Vanover Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Marriage License (PDF document) Probate Court
(330) 287-5575

Common Pleas Court House
Public Square
107 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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Notary License Common Pleas Court
(330) 287-5547

Common Pleas Court House
Public Square
107 West Liberty Street
Wooster, Ohio 44691
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