Forms, Licenses & Applications


** A copy of all owner(s) and/or officer(s) driver's license(s) required at the time of submission

Abandoned/Vacant Property Registration**
Absent Voter Ballot Application (you will be redirected to State of Michigan's website)
Block Party Permit
Boards & Commissions Application
Building Permit Application
Business License Application**
CERT - Community Emergency Response Team
Citizen Comment/Complaint Form
City-owned Property Purchase Application **
City Tree Removal Request Application **
City Tree Planting Application
Community Center Room Rental Application
Dog Park Pass Application
Dumpster Permit
Election Inspector Application
Electrical Permit Application
Employment Application
Firefighter Application ** - please see application for all required attachments
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request for Records
Furnace/Heating Plant Inspection Record
Handbill/Solicitor Application** - For groups/individuals to pass out handbills or perform door-to-door sales
Junk Collector/Scrapping License ** - Note: It is unlawful to remove items from the City's recycle bins.
Landlord License Application**
 - Property Management companies will need to provide a copy of the management contract listing the current rental address, along with a copy of the property manager and property owner's driver license at the time of submitting the rental application.
Mechanical Permit
Memorial Day Parade Application
Park Rental Application

Parking Permit Application
Permanent Absent Voter Application List Form
Plumbing Permit
Sign Erector License **
Temporary Use / Outdoor Sales Permit **


Basic Fire Safety Inspection Guidelines for Applicable Licenses

For questions with regard to fees, permits and licensing regulations 
please contact the City Clerk's Office at (248) 546-4064. Normal business hours are Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. & Friday 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m; however, due to COVID-19, we are only available during the Monday - Thursday hours.