Zoning Permit Information

Download Zoning Permit Application, Requirements, & Fee Schedules

A zoning permit must be obtained prior to the issuance of construction permits for the following work:

  • Accessory Structures (Sheds, Garages, etc.)
  • Additions
  • Decks
  • Fences
  • Generators
  • New Buildings (Residential & Commercial)
  • Solar
  • Signs
  • Swimming Pools (Both In-Ground & Above-Ground)
  • Tenant Fit-Outs

Please contact the Zoning Department at (908) 852-3702 directly for more information.

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 applications.

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.

Please 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.