Building and Safety

Building & Safety: 248-758-2800
Monday through Friday - 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Building & Safety Office - City Hall
47450 Woodward Ave. - 1st Floor 
Pontiac, Michigan 48342
Building Official: Michael Wilson

The Building and Safety Division administers and enforces the building code statutes and other related municipal ordinances (including the rental property code) which provide for minimum standards of building construction and use for the health and safety of the public.

Here you can download forms, applications and other documents from the Building and Safety library.

Building Safety Document Retrieval 

Document retrieval may be provided for Building and Planning Department documents that are not available online. To see if your document is available online please go to https://pontiaccity.is.bsasoftware.com. If the document(s) you request are not available online, please complete and submit the Document Retrieval Application with the appropriate fee to the Department of Building Safety. Once the application is received please allow 3-5 business days to process your request. You will be notified if/when documents are available for review. If your request is not handled through the Department of Building Safety, please contact the appropriate department. If you have any questions, please contact the Department of Building Safety at 248-758-2800.

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Building and Safety Permits and Applications

Forms

Description

Building Fee Schedule (PDF)

Schedule of Team Inspection Fees

Building Permit (PDF)

Application for Building Permit and 
Plan Examination

Business Certification Application (PDF)

Application for Business Certificaton

Construction Code Board of Appeals
Application (PDF)

Application for Review to the
Construction
Code Board of Appeals

Contractor Registration Form (PDF)

Registration form for Contractors

Electrical Permit Application (PDF)

Electrical Permit Application with
Schedule of Fees

Fire (Electrical) Permit Application (PDF)

Fire (Electrical) Permit Application

Mechanical Permit Application (PDF)With Schedule of Fees

Application for Mechanical Permit

Plumbing Permit Application (PDF)

Application for Plumbing Permit

 Property Maintenance Inspection

 

Rental Application Registration1 or 2 units(PDF) 

Registration Application for Rental 
Property (1 or 2 units)

Rental Application Registration multiple units(PDF) 

Registration Application for Rental 
Property (1 or 2 units)

Sign Permit Application (PDF)

Application for Sign Permit

Special Event Application (PDF)

Application for Special Events

Team Inspection Application(PDF)

Application for a Team Inspection

Vacant Property Registration (PDF)

Application for Zoning Compliance
Permit

Zoning Compliance Application (PDF)

Application for Zoning Compliance
Permit

 

Office Location:

City Hall
First Floor - Building & Safety Office
47450 Woodward Ave. 
Pontiac MI 48342

Business Hours:

Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Telephone Number:

(248) 758-2800 
(248) 758-2827 (FAX)

Building & Safety Services Admin.

Jeffrey Bowdell

Building Official:

Michael Wilson