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Michigan Farm Bureau Family of Companies

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Building Permit Exemption

Building Permit Exemption

Certain agricultural buildings are exempt from state requirements to obtain building permits before their construction. The state construction code, not the Michigan Right to Farm Act, provides farmers this limited exemption.

Highlighted here are answers to the most commonly asked questions about building permit exemptions for agricultural buildings.

Frequently Asked Questions