A Zoning Permit must be obtained prior to the issuance of
Construction Permits for the following work:
New Buildings – residential & commercial
Swimming Pools (both in-ground and above-ground)
Accessory structures: sheds, garages, etc.
Please contact the Zoning Department at (908)852-3702 directly for
All commercial buildings, additions and fit-out applications must be
submitted with two sets of sealed architectural drawings.
A licensed electrician and plumber must seal all commercial permit
For new residential buildings/additions, there is a requirement for
two sets of sealed architectural drawings. A homeowner may submit their own drawings, however, all pertinent code information must be included.
For further information, please contact the
Construction Department at
(908)850-0660 ext. 118
NOTE: If applications are being downloaded from this
website, please be advised that all applications MUST be submitted in triplicate, with original signatures on all copies.