7710 West Saginaw Hwy Lansing MI 48917
517 - 323 - 8500

New Business Checklist

Welcome to Delta Township, Michigan!  We are so happy and proud you have selected our community to grow your business in!  Delta Township is a great place to live, work and play!  Choose Delta
The township is situated in an idea location, close to major interstates and railways, our neighborhoods are thriving, educational opportunities abound, excellent township services and a friendly business environment are all key to your business’s success! 

The following checklist has been prepared to assist you in launching your business
checkHome-based Businesses

  • Some home-based businesses are permitted, some require a Special Land Use Permit, and some are prohibited.  
  • Contact: Gary Bozek, Economic Development at 517-323-8560. 

checkSite Selection/Resources

  • Find a site for lease or purchase
  • Schedule a pre-application meeting
  • Identify business resources
  • Contact: Gary Bozek, Economic Development at 517-323-8560 
check Site Plan Review
checkBuilding Services
  • Arrange for building permits and inspections
  • Discuss code compliance for the project
  • Building or property alterations may require submittal of a Site Plan for review
  • Contact: Matt Leach Interim Building Department Director at 517-323-8530
checkFire Safety
  • Schedule a fire inspection
  • Ensure building and/or fire protection systems are adequate
  • Contact: Mike Ruster, Fire Inspector at 517-321-6622
  • Determine if you business requires a sign permit.  See the Sign Ordinance 
  • Contact: Matt Leach Interim Building Department Director at 517-323-8530
  • Will you business be required to pay personal property tax?
  • Contact Ted Droste, Assessing/Building Department Director at 517-323-8520
checkBusiness Licensing
checkFood Service Establishments
checkBusiness Names

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Contact Us

7710 West Saginaw Hwy
Lansing MI 48917
Phone: (517) 323-8500
Fax: (517) 323-8599
Monday - Friday:
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.