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City of Novi
City of Novi

Information / Requirements Sheets, Check Lists,
Manuals & Publications

Quick Reference

 Residential Development Options

 Zoning District Overview Chart (June 2012)
(Please note that the above links are not a
substitute for the ordinance standards,
but intended as quick reference guides.)

Information / Requirements Sheets

 Basement (Finished) Requirements

Commerical Reroofing Permit Requirements

 Deck Requirements

 Deferred Submittal Requirements

 Demolition Permit Requirements

 Flagpole Regulations

 Pool and Spa Requirements

 Residential Addition Requirements

 Residential Entranceway Signage Requirements

 Residential Fence Requirements

 Shed or Detached Garage Requirements

Special Inspection and Testing Agreement

Special Inspection Log

Special Inspection Program Guide

Special Inspection Qualifications

Statement of Special Inspections

Checklists

  Building Permit Application Submittal for New Home Checklist

 Commercial Building Plan Review Checklist

 Commercial Change of Occupancy Checklist

 Fire Alarm Plan Submittal Checklist

 Fire Sprinkler Plan Submittal Checklist

 High Piled Combustible Storage Submittal Checklist

 Non-Residential Inspections Checklist

 Plot Plan (Woodlands) Checklist

 Residential Building Permit Requirements

 Seasonal Outdoor Seating Site Plan Checklist
(Read more about Seasonal Outdoor Seating as well as obtain an Outdoor Seating Application for Approval by clicking here.)

 Service of Alcohol Special Land Use Checklist

Manuals & Publications

 Landscape Design Manual

Master Plan for Land Use and Master Plan Review 2010)

Master Plan Review (2/14/08)

Non-Motorized Master Plan - 2/28/11

 Site Plan & Development Manual

 Wetland and Woodland Stewardship

Zoning Verification

Zoning Verification Letter

Temporary Special Use

Temporary Special Exception Permits

Temporary Special Land Use Permits

Review Standards

  Dimensional Variance

  Sign Variance

  Use Variance

Other Information

 Codes in Effect (February 2016)
       To purchase a book please see the bottom of the form.

 Driveways

 Dumpsters

 Flood Plain Building Procedures

Flood Protection Information

 Hours of Construction

 Minor Tenant Alteration/Special Instructions

  Non-Domestic User Survey Form

 Notice of Inspections

Radon Information

 Requirements for Scheduling Pre-Construction Meetings

 Requirements for Submitting a Release & Indemnity Agreement 

Studies, Reviews, Tests

Grand River Corridor & Novi Road Corridor Studies

 Office Service Technology (OST) District Facts - June 2012

 One-Family Residential Development Options

 Retail Update (Commercial Land Use Facts) - October 2012

 River Stroll Study

  Town Center Area Study - 2014

 Wetlands Essentiality Test

 Wildlife Habitat Plan - 6/93