Permits & Licensing

The Clerk’s office processes paperwork for various business licenses and permits required by the Township Ordinances. The following are the types of licenses/permits that we regulate and issue. Contact the Clerk’s Office (248.451.4848) to obtain more information regarding specific permits. Click on "FORM" link to obtain available application forms:

FEES: Refer to specific application form for license/permit fees.
(WE CANNOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS – Cash or Check only)
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General Permits6 documents

  • Coin Operated Amusement Device Permit
    document seq 0.00
  • Fertilizer Application Permit
    document seq 1.00
  • Fireworks Permit
    document seq 2.00
  • Garage Sale Ordinance (Apply at Clerk's office anytime prior to sale)
    document seq 3.00
    (WE CANNOT ACCEPT CREDIT CARDS – Cash or Check only)
    Please bring a driver's license and know the dates of your sale. Fee is $5.00 for the permit
    and up to two (2) signs. Up to three (3) additional signs may be purchased for $5.00 per sign.
    You may have your sale for 72 hours, twice in a 12 month period. No balloons, pennants (flags),
    string pennants or other floating devices anchored to the ground or to any structure are allowed
    (Temporary Sign Ordinance CZ 5.15 Pi-vii).  Garage sale signs shall not be attached to any fence, post,
    wall, tree, pole, or upon any other structure in any street, highway, alley, or public place in the township.
    Signs must be at least 20 feet off edge of road. Garage sales include yard and moving sales.
  • Going Out of Business Sale Permit
    document seq 4.00
  • Used Car Lot Permit
    document seq 5.00

Community Event Permits3 documents

  • Outdoor Gathering Permit
    document seq 0.00
  • Parade/Banner(over-the-road)/Road Closure Permit
    document seq 1.00
  • Resolution for Community Event Police and Fire Fee Waivers
    document seq 2.00

Licensing7 documents

  • Commercial Coal Tar Sealant License
    document seq 0.00
  • Frozen Confection (Ice Cream) Vendor License - Business/Truck Form
    document seq 1.00
  • Frozen Confection (Ice Cream) Vendor License - Operator/Employee Form
    document seq 2.00
  • Massage Establishment License
    document seq 3.00
  • Solicitor (Peddler) License
    document seq 4.00
  • Solis Waste Hauler (Sanitation) License
    document seq 5.00
  • For Small Business Licensing, Contact Oakland County
    document seq 6.00