Building Info

Starting June 1, 2009, a permit will be required for all roof and siding work done in the City of Fenton.  Please call (810) 629-2261 with questions.

Thank you for visiting the Building Department Area for the City of Fenton website. The Building Inspection Division of Protective Inspection Department is responsible for ensuring the health, safety, and welfare of all citizens of Fenton by enforcing the City of Fenton Building Code and City Ordinances.

The Building Inspections Department acts as the clearinghouse for zoning compliance, licensing, permits, construction restrictions and reviews. It also coordinates activity between itself, fire, planning, and public works. Besides reviewing plans, issuing permits, and inspecting buildings, this division also controls signs, fences and accessory structures.

Additionally, the department reviews and prepares for adopting the most current edition of the model building and property maintenance codes.

Through the Building Division, the department promotes high standards of community appearance, thriving neighborhoods, and a safe and secure environment.

Links to other related sites:

International Code Council:

Michigan Fire Inspectors Society:

Inspector 911:

State of Michigan:

Dept. of Environmental Quality:

ADA Home Page:

Michigan Codes Online:

South Eastern MI Bldg. Officials and Inspections Associations:




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