Ahhh Dearborn, The land of outlawed privacy fencing. If you are a resident of Dearborn Michigan and interested in replacing an existing fence or having a new fence installed, it is very important to work with a fence company or contractor who is experienced in dealing with the city building department. It is also important to understand that it is very likely to take at least 3 weeks for your fence permit to be approved.
When applying for a permit at the city of Dearborn you will need to bring all of the necessary paperwork shown on the right side of this page. You will also need to make sure that your fence complies with defence ordinance is shown at the bottom of this page. If at any time you would like professional assistance, we would be more than happy to help you out with your fencing project and required permit.
PERMIT COST: $85
Below is a brief overview of the fence ordinances for Dearborn Michigan. This is not a complete or definite list and should never be used in support of a dispute. The complete document of codes and ordinances regarding fences in Dearborn can be found here.
The following link(s) and download(s) will help guide you in the process of gaining information, preparing for, and applying for a fence permit in Dearborn. When hiring Paramount Fence Company for your installation or repair, we will take care of the permit process for you at no additional charge.
City of Dearborn Official website | Link
The official website for the city of Dearborn MI will provide further details, information, and regulations regarding fences and permit requirements.
Dearborn Fence Permit Application | Download
Use this downloadable permit application when applying for a fence permit in Dearborn. Be sure to include all of the other documents mentioned at the top of this page.
If you are uncomfortable with obtaining your own permit OR have no experience installing fences, Paramount Fence would be more than happy to assist you with your project. We have installed fencing for many residents in Dearborn and know the exact process for getting your permit approved. Simply fill out the form below and one of our professionals will respond accordingly. "we look forward to hearing from you!"
Website Last Updated: March 2015