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Building Division

Contact the Building Division at (517) 241-9317 or via E-Mail at

The Building Division provides building code administration, enforcement and inspections services. They also provide building inspections for mobile home parks, issue mobile home licenses and provide staff support to the Mobile Home Code Commission. They are also responsible for installer/repairer, dealers and manufacturers, administrative action relative to these functions and ordinance reviews for mobile home parks. The division also registers code inspectors and approves instructors and training programs for code inspectors.

Note: Builder Licenses are not issued through this agency. Please contact the Corporations, Securities, & Commercial Licensing Bureau at 517-373-8376 (license/renewals); 517-241-9202 (complaints); 800-733-9267 (examination questions); 517-373-8376 (licensing verification).

The 2012 Michigan Building and 2012 Michigan Rehab Code rules were filed with the Secretary of State on June 11, 2014. These rules become effective statewide on October 9, 2014. The Code books will be available mid-August 2014.
2012-099 LR Rehabilitation Code
2012-100 LR Building Code

Energy-Residential Committee Meeting Schedule

Commission Meetings

• Mobile Home Code Commission Responsibilities and Meeting Schedule


• Building Permit Information

• 2009 Building Code Rules PDF icon

• 2009 Rehabilitation Code Rules PDF icon

• Stille-DeRossett-Hale Single State Construction Code Act - 1972 PA 230

Code Official Registration

• Building Officials and Inspectors Registration General Rules PDF icon

• Building Officials and Inspectors Registration Act - 1986 PA 54

• Qualifications for Inspector Registration

• Code Official Continuing Education

• Requirements for Education and Training Instructors

• Requirements for Education and Training Programs

• Inspector Training Programs

• 2012-2015 Continuing Education Programs PDF icon

• Code Inspector Training Programs

• Inspector Training Evaluation

• Training Program Evaluation


• Filing A Complaint

Mobile Homes

• Mobile Home Park Variance Request Instructions PDF icon

• Installer Repairer Frequently Asked Questions PDF icon

• Mobile Home Park Model Ordinance Memo PDF icon

• Mobile Home Park Model Ordinance PDF icon

• Manufactured Housing Affidavit of Affixture Online Lookup

• Mobile Home Buyer's & Resident's Handbook PDF icon

• Mobile Home Frequently Asked Questions PDF icon

• Mobile Home Park Annual Inspection Report PDF icon

• Mobile Home Park Annual Inspection Comment Sheet PDF icon

• Mobile Home Commission Act - 1987 PA 96

• Manufactured Housing General Rules PDF icon

• Manufactured Housing General Rules (Printed Version) PDF icon

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 •  Online Permitting
 •  Online License Renewals
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 •  Construction Code Appeals
 •  Local School Construction Enforcement List
 •  Product Approvals
 •  Report of Assistance to Local Enforcing Agencies
 •  Statewide Jurisdiction List
 •  Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests
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