Information on the Permit Application Process

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2024,  THE FOLLOWING CODES WILL TAKE EFFECT IN BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP - 2021 MICHIGAN MECHANICAL CODE, 2021 MICHIGAN PLUMBING CODE,  AND 2023 NEC W/PART 8 RULES.   ALL NEW PERMITS SUBMITTED AS OF JULY 1ST WILL BE SUBJECT TO THESE CODES.

Find detailed information on the permit application process on our Permits Page.

All packets and forms on this page can be viewed in PDF format.

Sylvan Lake Permits

Bloomfield Township entered into an agreement with the City of Sylvan Lake to perform inspections, plan review and permitting services for the adjoining community. Sylvan Lake applications are available on their website here. Bloomfield Township will collect the fees for construction permits. Make checks out to Bloomfield Township.

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Individual Forms

Energy Worksheet
As-Built Certificate
Certificate Of Occupancy
Change Of Occupancy
Commercial Building Permit
Electrical / Plumbing / Sewer Permit
Secondary Water Meter Ordinance Compliance Statement
Excavators Surety Bond
Fire Suppression Permit
Fire Alarm Permit
Mechanical Permit
Residential Building Permit

Certificates of Occupancy

Temporary Certification of Occupancy request requires all permits to have at least a partial final inspection with no safety violations.  Then please complete the request form.

Certificate of Occupancy Information Sheet

Change of Occupancies are required when a new tenant is moving into a commercial space. For no change of use the fee will be for a certificate of occupancy. If the use is changing please use the change of occupancy fee. Please complete the Change of Occupancy request form

Fees

Building Permit Fees
Electrical Permit Fees
Mechanical Permit Fees
Plan Review Fees
Plumbing Permit Fees

Complete Packets

Tree Preservation & Protection Permit Application and Instructions
Tent and Canopy Requirements and Application
Pool Demolition Requirements and Application
Fence Requirements and Application

Commercial - Addition / Alteration

  • Building Inspection List
  • Commercial Building Permit
  • Commercial Plan Review checklist
  • Electrical, plumbing and sewer permit
  • Fee Schedules
  • Fire Dept. Building Review
  • Fire Suppression Permit
  • Fire Alarm Permit
  • Mechanical Permit
  • Required signed and Sealed Documents

Commercial - New Construction

  • Building Inspection List
  • Commercial Building Permit
  • Commercial Plan Review checklist
  • Electrical, plumbing and sewer permit
  • Erosion Control Agreement
  • Fee Schedules
  • Fire Dept. Building Review
  • Fire Suppression Permit
  • Fire Alarm Permit
  • Grading Checklist
  • Mechanical Permit
  • Request review for water and sewer service

Decks

  • Building Permit Fees
  • Checklist New Deck
  • Residential Building Permit

Demolition - Commercial

  • Commercial building permit
  • Demolition requirements
  • Excavators Surety Bond
  • Fee Schedules
  • Sewer Permit

Demolition - Residential

  • Demolition Requirements
  • Excavators Surety Bond
  • Fee Schedules
  • Residential Building Permit
  • Sewer Permit

Driveway - Residential 

  • Checklist
  • Application for Permit
  • Permit Fees
  • Plan Review Fees

Generator Installation

  • Generator Application Process
  • Generator Use Permit
  • Mechanical Permit
  • Electrical Permit
  • Applications can be applied for online via BS&A

Ordinance Application

  • Application Instructions
  • Application for permit
  • Applications can be applied for online via BS&A

Residential - Addition / Alteration

  • Building Inspection List
  • Checklist for addition/alteration
  • Electrical, plumbing, sewer permit
  • Fee schedules
  • Mechanical Permit
  • Residential Building Permit
  • Priority Waste Suspension of Service

Residential - New Construction

  • Building Inspection List
  • Checklist Grading
  • Checklist New Construction
  • Electrical, plumbing and sewer permit
  • Erosion Control Agreement
  • Excavators Surety Bond
  • Fee Schedules
  • Foundation As-built Certification
  • Mechanical Permit
  • Request review for water and sewer service
  • Required Signed and Sealed Documents
  • Residential Building Permit

Soil Fill or Removal

  • Soil Fill or Remove Permit
  • Plan Review Policy and Procedure
  • Fee Schedule