DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER AND INDUSTRY SERVICES  
BUREAU OF CONSTRUCTION CODES  
GENERAL RULES  
(By authority conferred on the construction code commission by section 4 of Act  
No. 230 of the Public Acts of 1972, as amended, being S125.1504 of the Michigan  
Compiled Laws)  
PART 2. PERMITS, INSPECTIONS, AND FEES  
R 408.30201 Plan review service.  
Rule 201. (1) Where a township, village, city, or county is enforcing the state  
construction code, it may provide its own plan review service or may send the plans to  
the commission for review for code compliance. When plans are submitted to the  
commission, the enforcing agency shall indicate prior review and approval of local  
zoning and environmental controls which may include, without limitation, zoning  
district, fire district, floodplain, air and water pollution, noise and soil erosion.  
(2) When the commission is the enforcing agency, the municipality in whose area  
a structure is to be built shall forward the necessary plans, specifications and application  
to the commission for processing. Plans submitted for review shall indicate prior  
approval of local zoning and environment controls as stated in subrule (1).  
(3) Where a township, village or city is enforcing another nationally recognized  
model construction code, it shall be responsible for providing plan review services.  
History: 1979 AC.  
R 408.30221 Fees.  
Rule 221. (1) All fees charged by townships, villages, cities, counties and the  
commission for application for permit, examination of plans, issuance of permits,  
inspection of construction and issuance of certificates of use and occupancy shall  
bear a reasonable relationship to all costs, including overhead of services rendered.  
(2) A construction board of appeals of a county, or of a governmental subdivision,  
or the commission and its boards shall establish fees for hearing appeals in accordance  
with section 22 of the act.  
History: 1979 AC.  
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