Planning, Zoning, and Building Department

“It is the goal of the Emmet County Planning, Zoning & Building Department staff to provide accurate and consistent plan reviews, timely inspections, uniform enforcement of the code, and overall customer service in an objective and helpful manner, using reasonable judgment to assure code compliance with construction projects in Emmet County.”

3434 Harbor-Petoskey Rd (M-119), Suite E
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
Phone: 231-348-1735  Fax: 231-439-8933

June 2017 Memo to Contractors & Permit Holders – This memo provides you with an update on small changes and adjustments to some of the Emmet County Planning, Zoning and Construction Resources policies and procedures, including application submittal, inspection requests, permit fee payment and access to projects. 2017 Memo

Complaint Policy and Form – All complaints shall be in writing. Please review the policy and form.Complaint Form

Customer Service SurveyIn our continuing efforts to provide our customers with prompt, professional and courteous service, we request your input and ask you to complete our survey. Customer Service Survey

Permit Application and Forms (PDFs)

Pay permit fees online
Building, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing
Soil Erosion

Quick links

Zoning Ordinance and Map
Master Plan
Planning Commission
Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA)
Ride Share Information

Planned time off for inspectors (subject to change)

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
(231) 348-1702 | Contact Us