Applications and Forms

Our building permit applications and forms are broken down into two overarching categories: Residential and Non-Residential. Please note applications and forms are downloadable in a Fillable PDF format. If you have questions, please call the Community & Neighborhood Services Department at 616-355-1330 or email for assistance.

If you are a homeowner or contractor working on a residential property, click the link below. There you will find the appropriate applications, as well as helpful resources. Wondering how to apply, head to this page for a 1-2-3 guide.


If you are a contractor working on non-residential, click Non-Residential below. 


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