Township Regulations

Subdivision/Land Development Ordinance

For specific questions, please contact the Township.


Zoning Ordinance

For specific questions, please contact the Township.


Comprehensive Plan

For specific questions, please contact the Township.


Local Building Permits

(as required by the Township for smaller structures)

Clinton Township – Guidelines for Local Building Permits   "Under Development"


Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Permits 

(as required by the State for larger structures and projects)

Application for Plan Examination and Building Permit

Guidelines for UCC Permits:

  • Any detached accessory structure over 1,000 square feet needs a UCC permit and inspections. (Anything under 1,000 square feet, contact the Zoning/Building Permit Officer.)
  • Any addition attached to a dwelling unit, no matter how small, needs UCC permit and inspections.
  • Most decks need a UCC permit and inspections. There are some exceptions. Best to call UCC Enforcement Officer with questions.
  • Any structural change or change to means of egress requires a UCC permit and inspections.
  • Swimming pools over 24" in height and all in-ground pools require a UCC permit and inspections.

For additional details on the Uniform Construction Code, refer to the "Helpful Links to State Information" below.

   

Clinton Township Nuisance Abatement Ordinance

  • This ordinance addresses the causes of blighting and deteriorating conditions of properties, as well as public nuisances, including excessive noise disturbances.
  • Approved May 14, 2014.