Construction Code Board of Appeals
Established: April 7, 1981; [Stille-Derossett-Hale Single State Construction Code Act 230 of 1972]
Township Liaison: Building Official; (248) 625-8111
* A variance is the process by which an applicant can request deviation from the set of rules established in the State's Construction Code based on a hardship.
The Construction Code Board of Appeals consists of 5 members for 2-year terms appointed by the Township Supervisor and confirmed by the Township Board. The Act requires that a member be qualified by experience or training to perform the duties of this Board. More specifically, members must have experience in construction and a working knowledge of the State Construction Code. One member shall serve as chairperson, who shall preside over meetings and hearings. Another member shall serve as secretary to take minutes of the proceedings of the Board as a public record of all determinations.
The Construction Code Board of Appeals meets as needed.