Residential Permit Requirements


RESIDENTIAL SUBMITTALS
CITY OF TROY
RESIDENTIAL BUILDING PERMIT SUBMITTAL REQUIREMENTS

All submittals shall be directed to the City of Troy, Building Department, 500 W. Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI 48084-5285.

Applicants for Building Permits are obliged to become familiar with the pertinent sections of the current issue of Chapter 39 Zoning Ordinance and Chapter 79 – General Building Regulations of the Troy City Code, which outlines codes currently in effect and modifications to adopted codes.

SUBMITTALS

  • One Building Permit Application properly completed and signed. Please provide the name and phone number of a contact person.
  • 4 Plot Plans – drawn to scale, showing the size and locations of all new construction and existing structures on site, distance from lot lines and the established street grades; it shall be drawn in accordance with an accurate boundary line survey. In addition, for all uses as well as whenever required by the Soil Removal Ordinance, there shall be filed a drainage plan prepared by a registered civil engineer using NAVD 88 datum showing existing grades of drives, houses or other structures and land to a minimum of 50 feet beyond site property lines.
  • 1 Grade Slip
  • 2 Sets of Building Plans – consisting of the following:
    • Foundation
    • Floor Plans
    • Elevations
    • Cross Section
    • Heat Plan with Specifications

    Drawings shall be submitted to a suitable scale. Drawings shall be properly dimensioned and shall indicate the specific use of all rooms and areas, as well as define all construction materials.

  • 1 Michigan Energy Code Work Sheet showing compliance.

Work valued above $5,000 will require a minimum $30.00 Plan Review Fee.

If the applications are for models, we will assign it a "MASTER PLAN NUMBER". This will eliminate the need to submit building plans with any future applications of the same model.

APPLICATIONS FOR WATER AND SOIL EROSION SHALL BE MADE AT THE SAME TIME.