Permit Information

The 2015 Michigan Residential Building Code Section R105.1 states. Any owner or authorized agent who intends to construct, enlarge, alter, repair, move, demolish or change the occupancy of a building or structure or to erect, install, enlarge, alter, repair, remove, convert or replace any electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system, the installation of which is regulated by this code, or to cause any such work to be done, shall first submit an application to the building official and obtain the required permit.

Permit Applications:

CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION FORM

House Frame

Construction Code Reference

The following codes are enforced within Thomas Township:

  • 2015 Michigan Building Code
  • 2015 Michigan Residential Code
  • 2015 Michigan Rehabilitation of Existing Building
  • 2015 Michigan Barrier Free Design Graphics Manual
  • 2017 National Electrical Code
  • 2015 Michigan Plumbing Code
  • 2015 Michigan Mechanical Code
  • 2018 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2015 International Plumbing Code

Additional information on building codes can be found at the State of Michigan website or Building and Construction Quick Links.