Building permits

You must call SCMCCI before starting a project! To get zoning, building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing applications for permits, inspections or to ask questions, please contact:

South Central Michigan Construction Code Inspections

Department of Building and Zoning
(888) 249-7077 or (269) 729-5355

Chris Hamilton, Ad. Manager

Office hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 am to 4 pm.  Closed Noon – 12:30 pm for lunch.

Permits are obtainable at scmcci.org

The office is located at:
113 S Capital Ave
Athens, MI 49011

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 509
Athens, MI 49011

Fax # (269) 729-5359


Call (877) 223-2292

Barn in Marengo Township