Suttons Bay Township
Short Term Rental Program
Short term rentals have always provided an important community benefit by expanding the number and type of lodging facilities available. In an effort to balance the economic needs with the desired residential community character of the Township the Township Board adopted a Short Term Rental Ordinance that went into effect in 2018.
The Township Process:
For further information, please contact the township office at 231-271-2722, ext. 3.
2019 RENEWAL APPLICATIONS
If you have been issued a Short Term Rental Permit for 2018 and wish to apply for a 2019 permit, please fill out and submit this 2019 Renewal Application and submit with the $200.00 annual fee payable to Suttons Bay Township.
SHORT TERM RENTAL COMPLAINTS
If you have a complaint regarding a Short Term Rental you may contact the township zoning administrator at 231-271-2722 ext. 3, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is also a 24/7 Short Term Rental Hotline hosted by Host Compliance, Inc. This number is (800) STR-HELP (800-787-4357).
All complaints must include the date, time, and nature of the event to be considered as a violation of the Short Term Rental Ordinance.
Complaints regarding pets should be directed the the Leelanau County Animal Control Office.
Complaints regarding disorderly conduct or tresspassing should be directed to the Leelanau County Sheriff's Department.