Michigan elevator and escalator codes

The State of Michigan MI Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs Elevator Safety Division oversees all elevators in the State of Michigan. The Michigan Elevator Division is responsible for issuing elevator permits, the examination and licensing of elevator journey persons and contractors, inspections of elevators, escalators, and dumbwaiters, complaint investigations and reporting of elevator accidents. (excerpt from the State of Michigan's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

Here are links to Michigan's various elevator division requirements, Michigan elevator forms, Michigan elevator FAQs and Michigan elevator resources.

Details: This link will take you to Michigan's elevator section website. You can get information related to Michigan's elevator program, including news and policy changes.

Details: Learn about the elevator inspection requirements for Michigan. Research Michigan elevator permit periodicities and common violations.

Details: Access common Michigan elevator application, inspection, and payment forms online.

Details: Need assistance in setting up a Michigan elevator inspection, or need help understanding your responsibilities? You can find help here.

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the Michigan elevator inspection program, viewing them will help you better understand the compliance process and become familiar with the terminology.

Details: This link will take you to Michigan elevator resources and elevator links that will help you operate, repair, and use your elevators to their full potential. We have selected several online elevator resources that we feel are critical to helping you understand how your elevators work, follow the elevator codes that govern them, and pass the elevator operator tests.

Michigan elevator inspection guide

Preparing for an inspection can ensure the process is done quickly and efficiently with minimal downtime or unforeseen issues.

Details: Here is a guide on what to expect during an elevator or escalator inspection and how to prepare for it. If you have any additional questions, please contact Michigan's elevator inspection office.