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Addison Township Oakland Yes 248-628-5409 Link N/A
Allen Park Wayne Yes 313-928-1400 Link $35
Auburn Hills Oakland Yes 248-364-6901 Link N/A
Berkley Oakland Yes 304-264-1967 Link N/A
Beverly Hills Oakland Yes 248-646-6404 Link N/A
Bingham Farms Oakland Yes 248-644-0044 Link N/A
Birmingham Oakland Varies 248.530.1850 $152.00 to inspect for re-occupancy. If vacant, require certificate of re-occupancy - normal sales do not
Canton Wayne No
Centerline Macomb Commercial Only 586-757-6800 Link Determined by square footage
Commerce Charter Township Oakland No
Brandon Charter Township Oakland No
Bloomfield Hills Oakland Yes 248-644-1520 Link Fees Vary
Bloomfield Township Oakland Yes 248-433-7701 Link $25
Brownstown Township Wayne No
Clarkston Oakland No
Clawson Oakland Yes 248-435-4500 Link $175 Residential $200 Comercial
Farmington Oakland No
Farmington Hills Oakland No
Ferndale Wayne Commercial or New Contruction only 248-546-2525 ext. 115 Link N/A
Franklin Oakland Temporary Only 248-626-9666 Link
Fraser Macomb Yes 586-293-3100 Link N/A
Garden City Wayne Yes 734-793-1660 Link $200
Grosse Pointe Farms Wayne Yes 313-885-4285 Link $150
Grosse Pointe Park Wayne Yes 313-822-6200 Link $150 Multi-Family $125.00 + $40.00 per unit
Grosse Pointe Woods Wayne Yes 313-343-2400 Link $150
Groveland Township Oakland No
Harrison Township Macomb Yes 856-478-6522 Link N/A
Hazel Park Oakland No
Highland Charter Township Oakland No
Holly Oakland New or altered building only 248-634-9471 Link $50
Harper Woods Wayne Yes 313-343-2526 Link N/A
Huntington Woods Oakland Only for vacant or abandoned 248-581-2633 Link N/A
Huron Township Wayne No
Independence Charter Township Oakland Yes 248-625-8111 Link $75 Residential $150 Commercial
Keego Harbor Oakland No
Lake Angelus Oakland No
Lake Orion Oakland No 248-639-8391 Link N/A
Lathrup Village Oakland Yes 248-557-2600 Link Fees Vary
Livingston County Livingston Yes  517-546-3240 Link Fees Vary
Leonord Township Oakland Yes 248-628-5409 Link Fees Vary
Lyon Charter Township Oakland No 248-437-2240 Link N/A
Madison Heights Oakland Yes 248- 583-0831 Link Fees Vary
Milford Oakland Yes 248 684-1535 Link Fees Vary
Mt. Clemens Macomb Yes  586- 469-6818 Link Fees Vary
Northville Oakland/Wayne Yes 248-349-1300  Link Fees Vary
Novi Oakland Yes 248-347-0415 Link Fees Vary
Oakland Charter Township Oakland Yes 248-651-6930 Link Fees Vary
Oak Park Oakland Yes 248-691-7400 Link Fees Vary Required for rental properties only
Orchard Lake Village Oakland Yes 248-682-2400 Link Fees Vary
Orion Charter Township Oakland No 248-391-0304 Link
Ortonville Oakland Yes 248-627-4976 Link Final (one with building permit) shall be no charge. Temporary certificate of occupancy at no charge. $5.00 for duplicate certificate of occupancy. $10.00 for change of occupancy (not including inspections)
Oxford Charter Township Oakland No 248-628-9787 Link N/A
Pleasant Ridge Oakland Yes 248-541-2901 Link Fees Vary
Plymouth Wayne Yes 734-453-1234 Link Fees Vary
Pontiac (county seat) Oakland Yes 248-758-3000 Link $50+
Rochester Oakland No 248-691-9061 Link Only required for new construction
Rochester Hills Oakland Yes 248-656-4615 Link 1. Certificate of Occupancy request not part of a building permit, $165.00
2. Change of Occupancy request, $255.00
3. Temporary Certificate of Occupancy, each request or extension (R-3), $250.00
4. Temporary Certificate of Occupancy, each request or extension (all others).$500.00
Rose Township Oakland Yes 248-846-6527 Link Fees Vaary
Royal Oak Oakland No
Royal Oak Charter Township Oakland No
South Lyon Oakland No 248-437-1735 Link New construction only
Southfield Oakland Yes 248-796-4103 Link The cost for a special inspection is $50 per inspection and $150 for a certificate of occupancy.
Springfield Charter Township Oakland Yes 248-846-6500 Link Fees Vary
Sterling Heights Macomb No 586-446-2440 Link Not for residential Commercial only
Sylvan Lake Oakland Yes 248-433-7715 Link Fees Vary
Sumpter Township Wayne No 734-461-6201 Link Only for new construction
Troy Oakland No 248-524-3300 Link Not for residential
Warren Macomb No 586-574-4504 Link Only if the house is "posted vacant" before selling/ buying
Walled Lake Oakland No 248-624-4847 Link Not for residential
Wixom Oakland Yes 248-624-0880 Link Fees Vary
Wolverine Lake Oakland No 248-624-1710 Link N/A
Waterford Charter Township Oakland No 248-674-3111 Link N/A
West Bloomfield Charter Township Oakland Yes 248-451-4800 Link Fees Vary
White Lake Charter Township Oakland No 248-698-3300 Link N/A