For Public Notices and Holidays, please click on the Calendar link.

The Kalamazoo Area Building Authority processes all permit applications and inspections for the participating jurisdictions, allowing contractors to contact one location rather than multiple locations.

Currently, KABA serves two jurisdictions:

  • Comstock Township
  • Kalamazoo Township


Temporary Certificate of Occupancy

On Monday, October 13, 2014, the KABA Board of Directors approved a policy regarding the issuance of a Residential Temporary Certificate of Occupancy. The policy can be found in the FAQs. Please contact KABA if you have any questions.

Recall Notice

There has been a recall issued for the Quantum ELM and ELM2 two-light emergency fixtures. Click here for more information.

Effective February 8, 2016 the 2015 MI Residential Code takes effect. The new energy code is now incorporated in the residential code as Chapter 11. If you do not have a copy of the new code addition, you can purchase it at or from our office at our member rates. Order your copy today!