The Building Department assists residents and businesses in fulfilling the State of Michigan building, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing construction codes. These construction codes are intended to protect the public health, safety and welfare. Project plan review, permit issuance, progress inspections and the issuance of final certificates of occupancy occur with various construction projects.

Applying for a Permit

Contractors and homeowners have two options when applying for a permit:

1. Apply for a permit online

2. Download and fill out a permit application and submit it by email, mail, or in person at our office. 

Pay Building Fees Online

The Building Department now accepts payments through BS&A. You can search by name, address, parcel number, permit number, or invoice number to find your record and submit payment.