***New*** Rental and Vacant Property Registration:
Register rental and vacant properties in the City of Grand Rapids online. Multiple properties may be registered through a single registration process. There is no cost to register. Instructions.
Pay current Code Compliance invoices online though the Citizen Access Inspection Services Portal. Instructions.
Pay past due invoices with late penalties online through the Treasurer's Office Property Tax and Assessment website. Instructions.
View Registered and Certified Rental Properties:
Housing, nuisance, and zoning complaints may now be submitted online through the Inspection Services Portal. To do so:
Click on the Enforcement tab
Choose the "Report a Code Violation" link
Submit your complaint
Online submissions require the street address where the violation is located along with a short description of the complaint (e.g. trash in backyard). Complainants may enter their contact information, though it is not required. Once submitted, the complaint will be assigned a tracking number which can then be used to follow enforcement steps
and statuses of the complaint.
Identify Code Violations:
Housing Complaint – housing maintenance violations related to the exterior and interior of a residential building
Inoperable Vehicle on Private Property – disabled vehicle on private property or more than one vehicle without a current license plate on private property
Tall Grass or Trash in Yard ‐ rubbish in piles, garbage bags, trash, grass/weeds over 12 inches high
Unsecured House or Building – unoccupied building with broken windows or unsecured doors
Zoning Complaint – illegal business, overcrowding, ongoing yard sales