Township Administrative Manual

The Chesterfield Township Administrative Manual contains the policies and procedures that guide the operation of township government, in compliance with federal, state, and local law and consistent with legislative policy.

The manual serves as a comprehensive reference guide to the rules by which our local government operates.  It is a resource for staff, our residents, and those who work with township government.

The policies in this manual apply to all departments and administrative units of Chesterfield Township.

These policies apply to all employees of Chesterfield Township, including management and confidential, except as noted.

To initiate a new policy or an update to an existing policy, the Board of Trustees or Township staff must completed the following form:
Administrative Change Form

Administrative Procedure Order


Revising the Administrative Procedure Order

01-2018 APO  Administrative Procedure Order
02-2018 APO  Administrative Service Order
03-2018 APO  Designation of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) as the basis for all incident management in the Township of Chesterfield, Michigan.