Building Codes, Ordinances and Acts

Detroit Code of Ordinances - Chapter 8 - Buildings and Building Ordinances

Building Ordinances are as follows, but are not limited to:

  • 2015 Michigan Building Code
  • 2015 Michigan Residential Code
  • 2015 Michigan Rehabilitation Code for Existing Buildings
  • Zoning Ordinance (City of Detroit)
  • Ordinance 290-H (Wrecking)

Due to the large number of Building Ordinances, copies may be picked up at the City Clerk's office:


Coleman A. Young Municipal Center 2 Woodward Ave. Suite 200 Detroit, MI 48226 313-224-3260