Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Please submit any questions or requests to the Bureau of Construction Codes at: firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will respond as quickly as possible. If you would like a return phone call, please provide the best time and number for a team member to connect with you.
You can also contact us at 517-241-9302.
Also we strongly encourage you conduct business with us online at: https://aca3.accela.com/LARA/Default.aspx.
For disciplinary matters, submit documentation or make inquiries related to disciplinary actions to: LARA-BCC-Compliance@michigan.gov.
** NEW RESIDENTIAL BUILDERS SECTION CREATED WITHIN BCC**
BCC has created a new section within BCC that is solely dedicated to Residential Builders Licensing and Complaints. Previously this was included within the Licensing and Compliance Division.
The new Residential Builders Section will be responsible for determining eligibility of examinees, licensure issuance, and renewals of licenses under the Occupational Code, Article 24 of PA 299 of 1980.
Responsible for application reviews and investigates complaints against residential builders and maintenance & alterations contractors.
The new Residential Builders Section can be reached at 517-241-9309, or by e-mail at:
LARA-BCC-RBS-Licensing@Michigan.gov - For Residential Builder Licensing Questions
LARA-BCC-RBS-Compliance@Michigan.gov - For Residential Builder Complaint Questions
The Licensing and Compliance Division will continue to be responsible for determining eligibility of examinees, licensure and registration issuance, and renewals of registrations and licenses under the Skilled Trades Regulation Act, 2016 PA 407, the Elevator Licensing Act, 1976 PA 333 and Elevator Safety Board Act, 1967 PA 227 and the Mobile Home Commission Act, 1987 PA 96.
Responsible for annual inspections of mobile home parks, reviews and investigates complaints against building officials, inspectors, plan reviewers, electricians, mechanical contractors, plumbers, boiler and elevator licensees, mobile home parks and dealers.
The Licensing and Compliance Division can continue to be reached at 517-241-9316, or by e-mail at:
LARA-BCC-Licensing@Michigan.gov - For Licensing Questions
LARA-BCC-Compliance@Michigan.gov - For Complaint Questions
The Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs has great diversity of licenses and regulation within its oversight.
Our LARA Veteran Liaisons may be able to help you navigate through the process and programs within our Department. This is an initiative offered to veterans to receive assistance getting to the appropriate area under LARA's authority by speaking to a LARA employee who is also a veteran.
Upon contacting the Department, you can request to speak with a LARA Veteran Liaison. Based on up-front information provided, you will be directed to an appropriate liaison.
LARA is proud to be recognized as a Veteran-Friendly Employer committed to military veteran recruitment, traning and retention practices. LARA is dedicated to bridging the gap between civilian employment and helping veterans gain and retain employment.