email icon Email updates  mzl jbprrjhp x Nixle alerts

Home » Building Department

Building Department


 Shelby Logo

Click here for the Building Department
Inspection Request Form

Shelby Logo 



Our offices will be closed for the holiday starting FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2017 until MONDAY, JANUARY 1, 2018.  We will reopen on TUESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2018.

Inspection requests received before 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 20th will be scheduled for Thursday, December 21st.

All inspection requests received after 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 20th and before 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 21st will be scheduled for Tuesday, January 2nd.

All inspection requests received after 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 21st and before 4:00 p.m. On Tuesday, January 2nd will be scheduled for Wednesday, January 3rd.


New Construction Codes Effective
click here for Code Information - Effective September 2017

Our Objectives

To obtain compliance with national, state and local construction codes through the process of permit issuance; plan review; and onsite inspections of work performed.
Our Responsibilities 

The Building Department is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the State of Michigan Building, Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Codes.  In addition, the Building Department administers and enforces ordinance provisions pertaining to fences, sidewalks, tree and woodland preservation, unsafe buildings and zoning.

Department Head
Tim Wood, Building Director

Upper level Municipal Building
52700 Van Dyke
Shelby Township, MI  48316-3572

Hours of Operation
8:30 am to 5:00 PM  (Monday through Friday)

Phone (586) 731-5969
Fax (586) 803-2099