Planning and Zoning Department

Department of Planning and Community Development Allendale Charter Township

 

  • Land Use Planning
  • Zoning Ordinance Enforcement
  • Permitting and Inspections for Building, Electrical, Plumbing, Mechanical
  • Planning Commission
  • Zoning Board of Appeals
  • Construction Code Board of Appeals


The department has the Township’s entire land use zoning ordinance is on the website at www.allendale-twp.org as well as the Township’s Master Plan.  If you would like to discuss either of these or if you would like to find out how you can be more involved with Township development decisions, please call us anytime at: 616-895-6295 ext 1.

Just as a reminder, you do need permits for sheds, pools, decks and temporary signs. If you have any questions please call the office at 616-895-6295 ext. 1

The Planning Commission generally meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month for its regular meetings.  The Zoning Board of Appeals meets every month on the first Thursday. These dates may vary, so check the website at www.allendale-twp.org or contact us by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by telephone at 895-6295, extension 1. Please include your phone number. Township ordinances and meeting agendas can be found on this website as well.

 

2014 Planning Commission Annual Report

2015 Planning Commission Annual Report

2016 Planning Commission Annual Report

 


ALLENDALE CHARTER TOWNSHIP MASTER PLAN

 

ZONING ESCROW FEE POLICY EXPLANATION

ESCROW FEE POLICY

REZONING/TEXT AMENDMENT APPLICATION

SPECIAL LAND USE APPLICATION

SITE PLAN REVIEW APPLICATION


SITE PLAN REVIEW CHECKLIST

 

SUBMISSION GUIDE FOR SITE PLAN REVIEW


VARIANCE APPLICATION

PROPERTY SPLIT FORM

LAND TRANFER FORM

 

PROPERTY COMBINATION FORM

 

ALLENDALE CHARTER TOWNSHIP ZONING MAP


STANDARD CONSTRUCTION REQUIREMENTS

 

Our Address:
6676 Lake Michigan Drive
PO Box 539
Allendale, MI, 49401
Hours of Operation:
The Township office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 am through 5 pm.  Find more information about how to contact us and where we are located by clicking here

Can't Find Something?

If there is any information that you would like to see added to the Township website, please contact Laurie Richards at 895-6295,ext. 6 or you can contact the clerk at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.