Building & Engineering

Permit Applications And Inspections


PERMIT FEE'S HAVE INCREASED EFFECTIVE 7/8/24 


Permit Applications and Fees


CONTRACTORS 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

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 APPLICATION                        
Application/Base Fee (non - refundable) $75.00
Final Inspection $50.00
Additional inspections $75.00 each 
APPLICATION & FINAL INSPECTION AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO ALL PERMITS 

INSPECTION DAYS:

TUESDAY & THURSDAY 9 AM - 12 PM
MONDAY, WEDNESDAY & FRIDAY 1 PM - 4 PM

*A FORM & FINAL INSPECTION REQUIRED FOR ALL CONCRETE WORK 

ELECTRICAL PERMIT APPLICATION
Application/Base Fee (non - refundable) $75.00
Final Inspection $50.00
Additional inspections $75.00 each 
APPLICATION & FINAL INSPECTION AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO ALL PERMITS 

INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 9 AM - 11 AM

MECHANICAL PERMIT APPLICATION
Application/Base Fee (non - refundable) $75.00
Final Inspection $50.00
Additional inspections $75.00 each 
APPLICATION & FINAL INSPECTION AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO ALL PERMITS 

INSPECTION DAYS: TUESDAY & THURSDAY 9 AM - 12 PM

PLUMBING_PERMIT_APPLICATION
Application/Base Fee (non - refundable) $75.00
Final Inspection $50.00
Additional inspections $75.00 each 
APPLICATION & FINAL INSPECTION AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO ALL PERMITS 

INSPECTION DAY: TUESDAY 8:30AM - 12PM 

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MORTGAGE SURVEYS ARE NO LONGER VALID

Application/Base Fee (non - refundable) $75.00
Final Inspection $50.00
Additional inspections $75.00 each 
APPLICATION & FINAL INSPECTION AUTOMATICALLY ADDED TO ALL PERMITS 

*A POST HOLE AND FINAL REQUIRED FOR ALL FENCE PERMITS 




 

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