Permits are required for just about any type of alteration, addition, or new work. Examples would be: renovations, demolitions, roof repairs or replacements, decks, swimming pools, sheds, fences, business signs and awnings, commercial occupancies, and other related activities.
Review the permitting process for additional information about your application. If you're not sure if you need a permit, call 586-727-7571 ext. 102 and we will help you.
Whenever there is a change of ownership of a business, or a change of occupants, an occupancy permit is required. It is the responsibility of the property owner or tenant of the property to obtain this permit prior to occupying the building and opening a business.