Variances from the Zoning Board of Appeals - Documents Needed

Variances from the Zoning Board of Appeals - Documents Needed

First, you will need to complete a Hamburg Township Land Use Permit. 

Second, once you get your approved, paid land use permit, you will fill out Livingston County Building Department Building Permit here.

The county will require you to show your approved township land use permit and stamped plans before applying for any permits with their office at 2300 E Grand River Ave. Suite 104, Howell, MI 48843.

Variance from the Zoning Board of Appeals Requires:

  • a completed ZBA Variance Application Form found here,
  • 7 copies of your detailed site plans showing what exists onsite, and showing what is being requested.
  • any other supporting information/reports,
  • payment of $500 (one time fee), plus $50 per each additional variance.
  • more information can be found here,
  • ZBA meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month (your variance hearing will depend on when you turn in your paperwork and pay your fees).

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