BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
- Meet your continuing educational requirements (Act 54 for building
enforcement officials), and thereby, increase your building code knowledge
to become a better employee and service to your community.
- Learn from others by sharing common concerns and ways of improving
your professional work through fellowship with your peer group.
- All meetings include a luncheon directly after the monthly program
(expense included in your annual membership fee).
- These local meetings offer a convenient method to attend educational
classes without having to travel far distances
to get your Act 54 educational classes. Plus, our fees are ridiculously
low for the amount of education you get as compared to traveling far
distances to attend equivalent meetings and frequently paying larger seminar
- To promote uniformity in building code enforcement by learning about
common code requirements that are consistently enforced.
- To learn about new and proposed State code legislation and to know
how you can participate in that action if desired.
- To learn from construction’s industry experts about products
and services relating to building codes.
Type of Membership
- Active Membership: This membership is for code officials
who are registered in the State of Michigan to perform building code enforcement,
construction inspections, and plan review. Each member in good standing shall have
a vote on all matters. Honorary members who are
voted in have their fee's reduced by 50% and are considered Active members.
- Honorary Membership: This membership has the same benefits of Active Membership. However, these members pay 50% for dues and seminars. Generally, our retired members will take this option. However, this membership is granted only after applying to the board to request approval of meeting the honoray requirements for this type of membership. If approved by the board, then this membership must later also be approved by the general membership each year.
- Associate Membership: This membership is for Individuals or representatives
from business, industry or other organizations interested in the purposes
and objectives of this organization. An individual desiring this membership shall have an active member in good standing nominate them for membership before the association's board for approval based on conformity
with the objectives of this organization. Associate Members are not voting
members and may not hold an office.
How to Become a Member
- Determine the “type” of membership (above) that you are
- If you desire to become an “associate member” please fill
out our membership application and where it states: “Member Who
Recommends” please place the name of an active member who will recommend you for membership on that line.
- Click on the link below to open up a pdf membership application form,
fill out the missing information, and mail
with the application fee to our association’s treasurer stated
on the form.
- If you have any questions, feel free to contact our association’s
Secretary (contact information is listed on the
Membership Application (pdf)