Building & Code Enforcement
The Chesterfield Township Building Department performs a variety of services for the residents of Chesterfield Township. The main purpose of the Building Department is to insure the health, safety and welfare of all citizens in Chesterfield Township. The Building Department also oversees and inspects all construction, alterations and building projects within the township. Other functions are to review building plans, issue building permits, mechanical permits, electrical permits and plumbing permits and conduct inspections on work performed. Building permit fees are based on the value of the work being done; electrical, plumbing and mechanical fees are listed on each application. The Building Department is responsible to enforce the current codes adopted by the State of Michigan. Copies of the codes are available through the State of Michigan Bureau of Construction Codes.
Code of Ordinances
The Zoning Enforcement division enforces all Township Code of Ordinances for compliance to ensure and protect the public health, safety and welfare.
The Building and Zoning Enforcement Department's full-time staff is here to serve you Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The Inspectors are available for any questions in the morning or afternoon.
Call 586-949-0400 x 6476 to set up an inspection. The cut off for a next day inspection is 3:00 pm. This is a voicemail and you will need to make sure you have your address, permit number and type of inspection in your message. There will be no electrical inspections the 1st Wednesday of every month and there will be no building or electrical inspections the 3rd Wednesday of every month.