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Monday through Thursday

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

CLOSED on Friday



(810) 686-5200


(810) 686-9394


Burn Permits

Beginning May 1st, 2019, a Burn Permit will no longer be required for Thetford Township Residents.  You must still call (810) 686-5432 EVERY TIME before you burn and follow the rules and regulations.  It is advised you keep a copy of your old permit for reference.  If you have any questions, please call the Township at (810) 686-5200 during regular business hours.

2019 Property Taxes

2019 Summer taxes were due without penalty on Monday, September 16, 2019.  2019 Summer taxes are still payable at the Township with additional penalties and interest until March 2, 2020. 

2019 Winter taxes were mailed out December 2, 2020.  They are due at the Township Hall.  Personal Checks will only be accepted until February 17, 2020.  Between February 18 - March 2, 2020, the only forms of payment accepted are a Cashier's Check or Money Order.

Please note – We DO NOT accept cash or credit cards at the Township Hall.  Independent Bank in Clio will take cash payments.

If the Township is closed, you may place your tax payment in the drop box.  If you would like a receipt, please enclose a self-addressed stamped envelope.

If you are unable to make your full payment for your taxes, we do take partial payments.  Please keep in mind that if you are paying late summer taxes, penalties and interest will apply to your balance due after the due date.

From The Assessor:

In order to comply with the Michigan State Tax Commission recommendations, Thetford Township Assessing Department will be reviewing 20% of parcels located within Thetford Township each year.   Starting April 1st, the Assessor, Marie Canterbury, will be conducting physical inspections of properties in the Township.  This includes measuring the exterior of the house and other structures on the property, taking pictures and interviewing owners to obtain interior characteristics of the structures.  At no time will they request to enter your house or any buildings on your property.  They will be displaying Thetford Township ID badges, which has their name on them.  You may also request to view their Michigan Driver's License to aid in identifying them.  Please direct any questions or concerns to the Thetford Township offices.

Special Meeting of the Board of Trustees

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

5:30 p.m.

Thetford Township Hall

Meeting Agenda

Williams Firm Investigative Memorandum


Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, February 4, 2020

6:30 p.m.

Thetford Township Hall

Meeting Agenda

Planning Commission Meeting

Thursday, February 13, 2020

5:30 p.m.

Thetford Township Hall

Meeting Agenda


Zoning Board of Appeals

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

5:30 p.m.

Thetford Township Hall


Monday, February 17, 2020

Presidents' Day

*Schedule Subject to Change*

Emterra Schedule
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For Immediate Release:

​Genesee County Treasurer's Postponement of Foreclosure due to hardship

Genesee County Residents facing foreclosure on their homes for 2017 and prior delinquent property taxes may be eligible for a postponement to eligible residents who own and reside in their home.

If you have delinquent 2017 or prior taxes, contact the Treasurer's office before the March 31, 2020 foreclosure date at 810-257-3054 to see if you may qualify for hardship postponement.  If a postponement is not granted, foreclosure will take place at the close of business on March 31, 2020.

The State of Michigan has funding available to help homeowners with their delinquent taxes through their Michigan Hardest Hit Fund Program.  Michigan residents who are delinquent on their taxes are encouraged to call 1-866-946-7432 for more information about this program.

Genesee County Treasurer

March Board of Review

The March Board of Review will meet on the following dates and times:


Tuesday, March 3rd – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm – Organizational meeting only – no appeals.


The Board of Review will meet, by appointment only, at the Thetford Township Hall, 4014 E Vienna Road on the following days:


Monday, March 9th – 2 pm to 5 pm and 6 pm to 9 pm


Wednesday, March 11th – 9 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4 pm.


Call 810-686-5200 for appointments, 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Thursday.


Appeals by mail will be accepted and must be received by Wednesday, March 11th.