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Community and Economic Development
Building Permits are required for major structural changes and renovations as well as new construction and demolition. At this time, permits are not required for siding or windows, as long as no other major modification is underway. Please remember that building materials must be disposed of correctly, utilizing dumpsters or other vehicles which are privately transferred to appropriate landfills.
Contact us by email or phone: (313) 252-0050, ext. 209
Contractor Registration II
Contractor Registration Form
Deck Construction Guide
Fee Schedule details and policies
Highland Park Fees
Highland Park Non-Owner Occupied Certificate
Hiring a Contractor
Returned Permit Form
Stop Work Order
Election Inspector Application
Business License Application (2017)
Temporary Street Closing Application
Mail-In Voter Registration Form
Absent Voter Ballot Application
2017HP-1040 Form and Instructions
Prior Year HP-1040
2016HP-1040 Form and Instructions
2015HP-1040 Residential and Non Residential Tax
2014HP-1040 Form and Instructions
HP Application for Extension of Time to File
HP-1040X Amended Tax Return
2017 HP-1040ES Estimated Quarterly Payment Voucher
2017 HP-1040ES Estimated Tax Instructions
HP-1065 Partnership Return and Instructions
HP-1120 Corporate Return and Instructions
HPW-4 Employee Withholding Certificate
HP-SS4 Employer Withholding Registration
HP-501 Monthly Withholding Vouchers
HP-941 Quarterly Withholding Vouchers
For additional information, call (313) 800-5233 ext. 363 or ext. 364.
Send completed forms, schedules and documentation to:
City of Highland Park
Income Tax Division
PO Box 239
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827-0239
Police Employment Application
Animal Complaint Form
Citizen Claim Form
FOIA Request Form
Non-owner Occupied Certificate Program Vacant Property
Rental Inspection Log
Offer to Purchase Policy
RESIDENT Offer To Purchase Application
NON - RESIDENT Commercial Offer to Purchase Policy
New Film Policy (Highland Park welcomes your film production).
Developer Intake Form
Developers interested in purchasing and/or developing City owned land/property are to complete and return the Developer Intake form and include all the required documents per the instructions.
Sign Permit Application
Review & Approval must be granted by the City prior to the erection of any sign in the City of Highland Park. For review and approval please complete and submit the Sign Application to the Department of Community & Economic Development.
Site Plan Review Application
Review & Approval for any new construction and/or certain renovations must be granted by the City. For site plan approval complete and submit a Site Plan application to the department of Community & Economic Development and include all the required documents per the instructions.
Please note that all new Site Plans must be reviewed and approved by the Planning Commission (see Committees for meeting times). Request and applications to be added to the Planning Commission agenda must be received at least 10 business days prior to the next meeting date.
Complete and submit the Zoning Application to the Department of Community & Economic Development with the required documents per instructions for the following requests:
Please note that all non-administrative requests will require review of application and recommendation to the Zoning Board by the Planning Commission. Changes in the Zoning code will also require a public notification and hearing.