The Village of Stockbridge contracts with Stockbridge Township for building department services. Stockbridge Township Building Department offices are located in the downstairs area of the Stockbridge Township Hall
The Building Department oversees and approves all residential, commercial, and industrial construction within the Village. The Department is committed to protect, maintain, and improve health, safety, welfare, and the quality of life for residents and businesses located in our Village through enforcement of the International Property Maintenance Code, State of Michigan construction codes and local ordinances established for those purposes.
Permits are required prior to the placement, erection, alteration or display of any building, structure, fence, signage, billboard or banner within the village. Stockbridge Township Building Department issues all permits including zoning, building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, driveway, fence and signage. The Building permit application should be completed and submitted to the Building Department with all required attachments. The appropriate fees will be calculated and will be due when you pick up your permit. All contractors and companies doing business within the village must apply for a permit to conduct business.
Driveways accessing County and State are required to obtain a permit from Ingham County Road Commission at 517-676-9722. A soil erosion permit or waiver must be obtained from Ingham County Drain Commission at 517-676-8395.