Rental Dwelling Registrations
All rental dwellings located in The City of Wyandotte are required
to be registered with The Office of the City Clerk. Please complete
the application below. Completed applications should be submitted at
the Customer Assistance & Payment Center windows located on the
first floor of City Hall.
Sec. 31.1-2. - Registration
The owner of any rental dwelling or rental unit shall
register each rental dwelling and all rental units contained within
the rental dwelling with the city and shall designate a person, as
defined in section 31.1-5, as the responsible local agent who shall
be legally responsible for operating the registered rental dwelling
or rental unit and shall also be responsible for providing access to
such premises for making the inspections necessary to ensure
compliance with the terms of this chapter and all applicable codes
and ordinances adopted by the City of Wyandotte. A "Certificate of
Compliance" shall not be issued if the registration provisions of
this chapter are not complied with.
Sec. 31.1-3. -
Registration forms and fee.
(a) Applications for registration
shall be made in such form and in accordance with such instructions
as may be provided by the city clerk and shall include at least the
(1) The name and address of applicant.
(2) The names and addresses of all owners of the rental dwelling and
no post office box addresses shall be accepted.
(3) The name,
local address and telephone number of the responsible local agent.
(4) The number of rental units in each rental dwelling and the
address of the rental dwelling.
(5) The authorization appointing
a responsible local agent signed by both the owner and the
responsible local agent.
(b) The fee of thirty-five dollars
($35.00) for each rental dwelling registered shall be paid at the
time of registration. No post office boxes will be accepted as a
legal address. Upon registration, the city clerk shall forward one
(1) copy of the registration to the office of the city engineer and
inform applicants of compliance requirements.
Sec. 31.1-4. -
Registration term and renewal.
Registration shall be made prior
to the use or occupancy of any rental dwelling or rental unit. The
term of the registration shall be valid as long as the owner remains
unchanged. Any new owner shall register in accordance with section
31.1-2 and apply to have the certificate of compliance for each
rental dwelling and rental unit transferred into the new owner's
name within ten (10) days of the date of the transfer of ownership.
A fee of fifteen dollars ($15.00) shall be paid at the time of
registering the transfer of ownership.
Rental Registration Application
Effective October 1,
NEW rental dwelling - $35.00 per unit or dwelling
TRANSFER property - $15.00 per unit or dwelling