Online Resources

During this time of continued precautionary measures due to COVID-19, East Lansing community members are encouraged to continue using online, phone and mail-in options for doing City business when possible for the safety of themselves and others. Consider skipping a trip into East Lansing City Hall or the East Lansing 54B District Court by taking advantage of the easy and convenient online resources* listed below:

• Utility (Water & Sewer) Bills • Property Taxes • Monthly Parking Permits
• Miscellaneous Bills • Housing Licenses • Building Permits • Yard Waste & Bulk Item Stickers

  • Visit to find income tax forms and information about filing your taxes.

  • Visit to learn more about applying for residential parking permits online or in person. 

  • Visit for online and PDF voter registration, election inspector and absentee voter (AV) ballot applications. Printed AV ballot applications and AV ballots can be mailed (East Lansing City Clerk, 410 Abbot Road, East Lansing, MI 48823) or dropped off in the Official Ballot Drop Box in the north parking lot of East Lansing City Hall, 410 Abbot Road. 

  • Visit to learn about remote court proceedings, paying tickets online and more. 

  • Visit to apply for building, mechanical, electrical and plumbing permits online, and request inspections online.

  • Visit for a City of East Lansing staff phone directory. Please note that some staff members are working limited hours and offices are closed on Friday through July 24, 2020. Leave a message and your call will be returned.
*This is not an all-encompassing list of online resources. Community members can find additional online resources by utilizing the search bar on the homepage of the website.