Norwich Township
Newaygo County, MI

Zoning Administrator:      Eric Morgan                      616-846-1463

                                        6867 Polk Rd                 

                                        Big Rapids, MI 49307



Additional Permits and Inspections

After obtaining a zoning permit, contact the Newaygo County Department of Building Safety and Permits for the additional required permits and inspections.  They may include:  building, electrical, mechanical and plumbing. The Building Official is the executive officer of the Department's enforcement.  To obtain information regarding the permits, click below to go to the County site, then, use the button for the permit you need.

Norwich Township is a "planned and zoned" community. Building projects require the issuance of a Zoning Permit before being able to obtain approval to build.

Effective 10/31/16: An amendment to Subsection 3.30E of the Norwich Township Zoning Ordinance regarding camping and trailers.



NOTICE REGARDING MEDICAL MARIHUANA DISPENSARIES: Effective November 29, 2017, Section 2.62 and 3.55 and their reference in the table of contents are no longer applicable to Norwich Township and have been deleted from the Zoning Ordinance.