Short Term Rental Information

At a meeting on September 30, 2021, the Township Board approved two Ordinances which allows 93 short term rentals with a license in the Township. Certified copies of these Ordinances can be accessed below:

Zoning Ordinance Amendment - Ordinance 2021-03

Short Term Rental Licensing Ordinance 2021-02

Notice of the adoption of the above two Ordinances was published in the Leelanau Enterprise on 10/6/2021.

The Ordinances do not go into effect until 30 days following publication. The Township will not accept license applications until the Ordinances go into effect. That said, license applications will not be accepted until the next following business day which is Monday, November 8th, 2021

The License application is still being finalized. Once it is finalized it will be made available online both on this page as well as on the 'Applications and Forms' page. Hard copies will also be available at Township Hall. 

FAQ Regarding Ordinances - COMING SOON

STR License Application - Note that you can fill the application out using your computer, but you will need to print the application once it is filled out and submit it and required documentation to the Township to be considered for a license.