Example - Foundation
Livingston County
Building Department
2300 E Grand River Ave
Howell, MI 48843
Monday – Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm
Phone: 517.546.3240
Fax: 517.546.7461
Inspection Request Line:  517.546.3830
General Dept. Email:
For specific emails see About Us

Example - Foundation

1. Plan review fee is $50.00

2. Land use permit from the township.

3. Soil erosion permit or waiver from Livingston County Drain Commissioner.

4. Well and septic permits from Livingston County Environmental Health Department or sewer and water permits from Livingston County Building Department with proof of paid tap-in fees from township

5. Driveway permit or waiver from Livingston County Road Commission. If project is on a private road, a waiver is still necessary from the Road Commission.

6. Two (2) sets if plans that include construction details:

  • Foundation floor plan
  • Front, side and rear elevations
  • If daylight basement or walkout provide details, if applicable
  • Show egress windows, if applicable
  • Insulation values, if applicable
  • Step detail