Through Plat Review, the Register of Deeds Office is responsible for checking and processing all subdivision plats, preliminary and final. This function is performed by the Plat Engineer and Chief Deputy Register. The County Clerk serves as a clerk to the Plat Board,
working with the staff to see that the signatures are obtained,
paperwork is completed, and that the plat is sent to Lansing for
The Plat Engineer oversees the
compliance to state regulations by developers of condominiums, checking
and approving each condominium before it is recorded. The Plat Engineer
is also the County Representative acting as planner and
coordinator for the Michigan State Survey and Remonumentation Program
which was initiated in 1991. Much time is spent in research, fieldwork,
planning sessions and computer work to monument the corners in each
section of each township according to state mandates.
Used by surveyors as a check list of requirements for recording a plat,
condo or survey with the Oakland County Clerk/Register of Deeds.
For additional plat information call 248-858-1447.
Requirements Needed for Final Act 132 Survey Approval
Requirements Needed for Final Condominium Approval
Requirements Needed for Final Plat Approval
Plat Routing Sheet