The application for combining parcels is available in the Assessing Department (or can be downloaded from the link above). There is no fee required. All taxes must be paid and all parties who have a legal interest in the property must sign off on the combination application.
To split a parcel of property in Waterford Township you must file a lot split application at the Assessing Department. Along with the lot split application the applicant shall provide 4 copies of a drawing and legal description of the requested splits prepared by a registered land surveyor or professional engineer to scale (not less than 1 foot equals 100 feet), drawings shall show all existing structures on the parcel which are within 50 feet of the boundary lines of the parcel to be split.
Please note that an assessor may waive the above requirements on simple lot splits.
All taxes must be paid and all parties who have a legal interest in the property must sign off on the lot split application.
Approval of Splits
The split needs to be reviewed and approved by 3 departments:
A denial of a land division request may be appealed to the Township Board in accordance with Section 15-007. In considering such appeals, the Township Board shall incorporate into its decision all applicable conditions established under the Zoning Ordinance.