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Permit Applications and Fees

CONTRACTOR TRADE REGISTRATION
Registration required for all contractor types, including building, commercial, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and fencing.
Registration for the City of Riverview expires when your Michigan License expires. Registration fee includes administrative charges and handling fees. Driver's license, MI contractors license and 
general liability insurance is required per Riverview Ordinance Sec. 86-245

City of Riverview
14100 Civic Park Dr.
Riverview, MI 48193
Phone: 734-281-4242
Fax: 734-281-4247

OPENING A NEW BUSINESS? LOOK HERE

HOMEOWNER AFFIDAVIT
Homeowner's applying for a permit must complete the homeowner's affidavit. After reading a section, indicate that the information is understood by initialing the line next to it.

BUILDING PERMIT                               Building Permit Fee Chart
RESIDENTIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $50.00 (SEE PERMIT FEE CHART)
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $60.00 (SEE PERMIT FEE CHART)
ALL PERMITS ADD ADMIN FEE: $20.00 PER PERMIT
INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 9 AM - 11 AM

ELECTRICAL PERMIT APPLICATION
RESIDENTIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $50.00 + $20.00 ADMIN FEE
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $60.00 + $20.00 ADMIN
INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 9 AM - 11 AM

MECHANICAL PERMIT APPLICATION
FEE CHANGES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2015
Note: Electrical reconnection fee is $50 for residential and $60 for commerical The fee covers a furnace or A/C, or a furnace-A/C combination and is on the mechanical permit; do not submit an electrical permit unless there is a new or altered connection. Please note that rooftop, crawl space or hard to access areas are an additional $75
INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 10 AM - 2 PM

RESIDENTIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $50.00 + $20.00 ADMIN FEE
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $60.00 + $20.00 ADMIN


PLUMBING_PERMIT_APPLICATION
RESIDENTIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $50.00
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $60.00
ALL PERMITS ADD ADMIN FEE: $20.00 PER PERMIT
INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 10 AM - 2 PM

ZONING PERMITS

FENCES:  

EFFECTIVE JANUARY 18, 2016 
A CERTIFIED SURVEY OR NEIGHBOR AGGREMENT(S) ARE REQUIRED PRIOR TO ISSUING  APPLICATION APPROVAL. MORTGAGE SURVEYS ARE NO LONGER VALID

 

DECK PERMITS ARE $75.00 PLUS $20.00 ADMIN FEE

RESIDENTIAL ZONING PERMIT FEE $75.00
COMMERCIAL/INDUSTRIAL ZONING MINIMUM PERMIT FEE $75.00
ALL PERMITS ADD ADMIN FEE: $20.00 PER PERMIT

Building, Engineering and Community Development
14100 Civic Park Drive
Riverview, Michigan 48193-7600
Phone: 734-281-4242 Fax: 734-281-4247

David Scurto, Community Development Director dscurto@cityofriverview.com

Jennifer Barsnack, Administrator jbarsnack@cityofriverview.com

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