State of Michigan Bureau of Construction Codes Directory
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State of Michigan Bureau of Construction Codes Directory


Department & PhoneAreas Covered
Office of the Bureau Director and Deputy Directors; Construction Code Commission.

Office of Administrative Services (OAS)


Personnel actions; promulgation of administrative rules; publications; forms; technical bulletins; web production; media coordination; and duties related to the Americans with Disabilities act.

Office of Management Services (OMS)


Building, electrical, mechanical, and plumbing permits; electrical, mechanical and plumbing license renewals; purchase of codebooks.

Boiler Division


Code questions; boiler installers, inspectors, and reapers licenses; boiler permits and inspections; complaints and reporting of boiler accidents; boiler invoices; purchases of boiler codebooks; Board of Boiler Rules.

Building Division


Code questions—i.e., residential, commercial, foundations, drywall, roofing, footings and foundations, snow loads, demolition, etc.; school construction inspections; building permit questions; building inspections; certificates of occupancy; manufactured housing community pre-licensing inspections; manufactured housing questions; manufactured housing commission; manufactured housing community, installer/service, and retailer licenses.

Note: Builder License questions are not handled though this agency, Please contact the Bureau of Commercial Services at 517.241.9254 (license/renewals); 517.241.9202 (complaints); 1.800.733.9267 (examination questions); 1.900.555.8374 (licensing verification).

Electrical Division


Code general questions; electrical examinations and licenses; apprenticeship registration; electrical permits and inspections; Electrical Administrative Board.

Elevator Safety Division


Code questions; elevator examinations and licenses; elevator permits and inspections; purchase of elevator codebooks; complaints and reporting of elevator accidents; Elevator Safety Board.

Office of Land Survey & Remonumentation


General questions; ensure orderly division of land; conduct final reviews of plat maps; administers statewide program of monumenting and remonumenting the original U.S. government public land survey property controlling corners.

Mechanical Division


Code questions –i.e., furnaces, HVAC (heating and air conditioning), duct work, solar heating, refrigeration, underground tanks; mechanical contractors examinations and licensing; mechanical permits and inspections; Board of Mechanical Rules.

Note: Freon questions are not handled through this agency. Please contact the Stratospheric Ozone Hotline at 1.800.296.1996.

Note: Calls regarding auto mechanics or auto mechanic licenses are not handled though this agency. Please contact the Secretary of State at 517.373.9060.

Office of Local Government & Consumer Services (OLGCS)


Review of applications from local units of government to locally enforce state building, electrical mechanical, and/or plumbing codes; complaints regarding local code enforcement, electricians mechanical contractors, plumbers, and barrier free design requirements; complaints against manufactured housing communities, installer/servicers, retailers, and manufacturers; manufactured housing community and retailer audits; manufactured housing community ordinance and variance request reviews; inspector registration, training and educational requirements; instructor approvals for training and education.