Building & Development Permits
Please use the PDF below to find contact information and what office to contact to meet your needs.
It is required that you provide the latitude and longitude for your development on your permit application. The Floodplain Administrator will need the latitude and longitude for your home or primary structure for your development. There are many apps for smart phones and devices that allow you to get the latitude and longitude for your location. You can also retrieve the latitude and longitude from Google Maps. Please use the link for a Google Map of McClain County and use the Finding the latitude and longitude for your location on Google Maps PDF to assist you in finding the latitude and longitude for your location.
All PDF applications should be sent to the Floodplain Administrator via email at firstname.lastname@example.org please put permit application in the subject line. Questions for the administrator can be sent to the same email address. Applications can also be mailed to 102 E Center Road, Goldsby, OK 73093, but for fastest service please email your application.
The electronic forms are currently unavailable. Please download the PDF application and submit it via email.
Application for Permit to Develop In an Unincorporated area of McClain County – download PDF and send via email Permit Application
This is the basic application for a permit to cover any development within the unincorporated area of the county. Download the application and complete it on your computer, then save the document and attach it to an email. IF there is a chance that the area is also in a floodplain, you will need to complete a permit application for floodplain development, as well.
Permit Application to develop in a Floodplain – download PDF and send via email 5F_ApplicationFloodplainDEVELOPMENT
If there’s a chance you’re in or near a floodplain, you will need to complete this form, in addition to the above application, and submit to our office.
Road Connection Application – download PDF and send via email 2_Road_Application2016
If your development requires the creation or modification of a drive that attaches to a county road, you will need to complete this form.
You may wish to obtain the services of a registered surveyor or hydrologist. The companies on the list supplied here have successfully calculated Base Flood Elevations (BFE’s) on sites within the county for clients. McClain County can recommend no particular company, but only make this list available for your convenience.
Road Crossing Applications
All pertinent information on the application will need to be filled out, signed, and notarized. Also, include a detailed map of the area with markings showing where the work will be done. A Certificate of Insurance will also need to be attached. A check in the amount of $1,000.00 (for each permit) will need to be made out to the “McClain County Board of Commissioners”.
After selecting and printing the form below from the Document Download Center at the bottom of this page, complete the form, enclose your check and other necessary papers and either mail or drop of at the following addresses:
You can Mail To:
P.O. Box 629
Purcell, OK 73080
Or Drop off at:
McClain County Courthouse
County Commissioners Office
3rd Floor – Suite 305
121 North 2nd, Purcell, OK 73080
Once the application is received and verification that the check and all needed information has been enclosed, it will go before the Board of Commissioner’s at their next meeting. If approved, a copy will be mailed to the address you provided on the application. If you have any further questions, please don’t hesitate to contact the County Commissioner in the district pertaining to your road crossing. To find the County Commissioner, road district, and contact information please visit the Board of County Commissioners page.