The following steps must be taken:

1. Contact the Zoning Administration or Township Hall for a Land Use Permit. When completed, the Zoning Administration will determine if your project conforms to he Township Zoning Ordinances and give further guidance on your project.

2. When building a new home, and also with some additions, a Septic Permit will be required. You will get this from the Arenac County Health Department.

3. The Zoning Administrator will determine if you need a Soil Erosion Permit, (from the Arenac Building Dept.). After you have all the proper permits the Zoning Administrator will issue you a Land Use Permit and an application for a Building Permit.

4. You must then obtain a Building Permit from the Arenac County Building Department, located in the County Building in Standish.