Welcome!

The Southwest Michigan Building Authority (SMBA) is a building permitting and inspection agency formed through an interlocal agreement between Oshtemo and Cooper charter townships.  Applications and plans for construction and trade permits should be submitted to SMBA for review.
Mailing Address:
Southwest Michigan Building Authority
7275  W Main St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009-8210

Office Hours:
Monday – Thursday: 8am to 1pm, 2pm to 5pm
Friday: 8am to 1pm
Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Notice Board

Memo to Area Contractors Re: New Well & Septic Reporting Requirements to Obtain a Certificate of Occupancy

To: Area ContractorsFrom: SMBA Staff on Behalf of Kalamazoo County Department of Health and Community Services Environmental Health DivisionDate: 3/15/2022Re: New Well & Septic Reporting Requirements to Obtain a Certificate of Occupancy The Kalamazoo County Department of Health and Community Services – Environmental Health Division (“HCS-EHD”) oversees the approval and

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Memo to Area Contractors Re: Code Source / Robert “Bob” Bush

MEMORANDUM To: Area Contractors From: Southwest Michigan Building Authority Staff Date: March 9, 2022 Re: Code Source / Robert “Bob” Bush We are deeply saddened to learn of the sudden passing of Robert Bush, founder of Code Source P.C., who performed a number of plan reviews for Southwest Michigan Building

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