In order to better serve you, Plat Engineering is now requiring that appointments be made with the Plat Engineer in order to conduct any business requiring the Plat Engineer. Appointments can be made by contacting the Plat Engineer by phone at (313) 224-5887 or by email at Amiller@Waynecounty.Com
The Plat Engineering Division of the Office of Register of Deeds reviews plats of new subdivisions, condominium master deeds and amendments to ensure compliance with state survey and land division requirements. The Chief Plat Engineer also serves as the Remonumentation Survey Representative and as advisor to the Wayne County Plat Board, which is chaired by the Register of Deeds
The Plat Engineer supervises the Mapping Technicians. The Mapping Technicians plot acreage and legal descriptions, verify parcel tax identification numbers, verify legal descriptions and index the information into the office's land records database.
The Plat Engineer reviews subdivions plats and sends them to the Plat Board for approval. The Plat Board consists of the Register of Deeds, County Clerk and County Treasurer.