The Elevator Unit of the BSE&ED Department is responsible for, but not limited to; issuing elevator permits, the examination and licensing of elevator journeypersons and contractors, inspections of elevators, escalators, and dumbwaiters, wheelchair devices, complaint investigations and reporting of elevator accidents. The unit also handles elevator code questions and elevator code book sales.


2 Woodward Avenue, Suite 408
Detroit, MI 48226

Phone: 313.224-9401
Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
             Monday - Friday

Supervisor: Kurt Johnson
Phone: 313-224-9401


Elevator Forms