On March 22, 2021, Ferndale City Council adopted an ordinance regulating Short Term Rentals (STRs) operating with City limits. The ordinance seeks to regulate Short Term Rentals by requiring annual registration and inspections. The STR Ordinance goes into effect on July 22, 2021, and will require all STR’s to register with the City. Registration and inspection services will be completed by the Ferndale Building Department.
The Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC) must approve any application before it gets to the local level. To begin your application process, contact
Michigan Liquor Control Commission
P.O. Box 30005
Lansing, MI 48909
Ferndale City Council considers requests for the issuance of new, transfer, and redevelopment liquor licenses for on-premise consumption of alcohol.
For more information, please contact the City Clerk at 248-546-2381.