Zoning Board of Appeals

Boards and Commissions

Click here to download the Zoning Board of Appeals Application for Variance
Click here for the Zoning Board of Appeals Rules and Procedures

The Zoning Board of Appeals is a quasi-judicial body of seven (7) members appointed by the City Council to serve a three (3) year term. Their principal function is:

  • To hear and decide appeals of administrative decisions made in implementing the zoning ordinance.
  • To hear and decide requests for variances from the strict terms of the zoning ordinance.
  • To interpret the provisions of the zoning ordinance.

Meeting Times:
The Zoning Board of Appeals meets on the third (3rd) Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers, City Hall, 47450 Woodward Avenue, Pontiac, MI 48342

Meeting Notice
Monthly Schedules, Agendas and Minutes
Click here for the Zoning Board 2023 Meeting Schedule
Click Here To Download Monthly Minutes & Agendas


The Planning Division of the City provides administrative Support to the Zoning Board of Appeals. For further information please call 248-758-2800.