Applications/Permits

Assumed Name
Certificate
Soil Erosion
Permit Application
Michigan Notary Public
Application
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Forms
Request a Copy
of a Birth Certificate

Request a Copy
of a Birth Certificate

Request a Copy
of a Marriage Record

Request a Copy
of a Marriage Record

Request a Copy
of a Death Certificate

Request a Copy
of a Death Certificate

Apply for a
Concealed Pistol License

Apply for a
Concealed Pistol License

Apply on-line

Apply in-person: Download form prior to visit

Baraga County Clerk’s Office
2 South Main Street
L’Anse, MI 49946

Apply for a
Marriage License

Apply for a
Marriage License

Apply on-line

Apply by mail: Download form prior to visit

Apply in person: Download form prior to visit

Baraga County Clerk’s Office
2 South Main Street
L’Anse, MI 49946

Additional Information

Off Road Vehicle Ordinance

Firearm Laws

Recreation plan

Dog License Information

*Rabies vaccinations are necessary for a license*

Dates for licenses:

January 1st – March 31st Fees:
Male/Female=$10.00
Unsexed (spayed or neutered)=$7.00

April 1st – December 31st Fees:
Male/Female=$20.00
Unsexed (spayed or neutered)=$14.00

The County Treasurer sells kennel licenses.
Kennel License
$10.00 for 10 dogs or less.
$30.00 for more than 10 dogs.

You can purchase a dog license at any of the following office…

Baraga County Treasurer’s Office

2 S. Main Street, L’Anse, MI 49946
(906) 524-6100 Ext. 696

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Guidelines

Soil Erosion Information

Permit applications may be obtained by the following:

  • You may pick them up in person at the Baraga County Administration Building
  • By mail, send request to: Cindy Larson, 17724 2nd Sand Beach Road, L’Anse, MI 49946
  • You may also call 906-201-0646
  • Or, email bcsoil@baragacounty.org

Baraga-SESC-Application

What activities require a permit?

A permit is required for any earth change that disturbs one or more acres, or is within 500 feet of a lake or stream.

Are there penalties for not complying with permit conditions or Part 91?

Yes, there are several:

1) A person may be subject to a civil fine of up to $25,000 for each day of violation

2) A cease and desist order or injunction may be issued until compliance is obtained

3) The permitting agency may install or maintain control measures to bring the site into compliance with part 91 and bill the landowner for the costs incurred

4) A person may be ordered to restore all areas affected by the violation

Who do I call if I have additional questions?

Questions should be directed to the Cindy Larson (906) 201-0646 or visit Michigan.gov

Marriage License Requirements & Fees

FEES:
Baraga County Residents $20.00
Non Baraga County Residents $30.00

• A marriage license is valid for 30 days after the issue date. You cannot apply for the marriage license more than 33 days before the date of marriage. • After the application is complete, there is a three day waiting period. You will be told when you apply when you can return to the County Clerk’s Office to pick your license up. The three day waiting period can be waived with approval from the County Clerk.

THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTATION IS NEEDED TO APPLY FOR A MARRIAGE LICENSE:
• Certified Birth Certificate • Current Photograph Identification • Social Security Numbers (Cards are not required)

RESIDENCY
• A person must apply for a marriage license in the County Clerk’s office of the County in which either the man or woman reside but can get married anywhere in the State of Michigan. • If both parties are non-Michigan residents, the marriage license must be obtained from the County Clerk in the county in which the marriage is to be performed.

AGE REQUIREMENT
• 18 years and older without parental consent • 16-17 years of age need parental consent • 15 years of age and under must go through Probate Court

WITNESS REQUIREMENT
• Must be 18 years of age or older


Request a Copy of a Marriage Record

 

Search existing records

Order on-line

Order by mail: Download form prior to visit

Order in person: Download form prior to visit
Baraga County Clerk’s Office
2 South Main Street
L’Anse, MI 49946

 

Apply for a Marriage License:

 

Order on-line

Order by mail: Download form prior to visit

Order in-person: Download form prior to visit
Baraga County Clerk’s Office
2 South Main Street
L’Anse, MI 49946