Environmental Health Inspections & Permits

Beginning Monday, August 1, 2022, our Environmental Health front office at 705 North Zeeb Road, Ann Arbor will be open from 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. 

We are closed to walk-in service and phone calls after 3:00 p.m. to enable our staff to process applications, permits, and payments. Applications and forms will be in the outer lobby area, which will be open until 5:00 p.m. Paperwork can be placed in secure dropboxes located outside the main doors. Dropboxes are checked daily.

Please also consider these no-contact services:

  • Inspection requests - Email [email protected]htenaw.org or call 734-222-3800.
  • Application submissions - Mail, fax 734-222-3930, email [email protected], or use the brown drop box located outside. 
  • Payments - Call 734-222-3800, fax 734-222-3930 (use this credit card payment form), or use the brown drop box located outside.
  • Pick up - Permits, water sample bottles, and radon test kits will be labeled and placed on the pick up table in our lobby. We will call you to tell you they are ready. Lobby pick-up is available from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
  • Request radon test kits - Call 734-222-3800 or fax 734-222-3930 (use this credit card payment form). After payment processing, pick up radon kit in lobby. Lobby pick-up is available from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
  • Request water sample bottles - Call 734-222-3800 or fax 734-222-3930. Use our water bottle request form, which is available in our lobby or online. Once payment is processed, the bottle(s) will be labeled and placed on the pick up table in our lobby. We will call you to tell you they are ready. Lobby pick-up is available from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday.
  • Return water samples - Attach completed forms to bottle and place in the small white refrigerator in our lobby. Do not put water samples in the drop box located outside! Be sure to return water samples by 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday (the same day you collect the sample) so they will be picked up by our lab that same day.

For Environmental Health questions or concerns, please contact 734-222-3800 or email [email protected]