Permits & Applications

Notice from the Codes Department:

Due to the large volume of permit applications, applicants submitting COMMERCIAL permit applications are required to make an appointment with:

Maureen Kelly
610-459-8911, ext. 104

Walk-in permit applications will not be accepted.

Concerning NEW RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION, POOLS and LARGE ADDITIONS:  for the convenience of applicants and the Codes Department, appointments are highly recommended.


Permits are required for:

  • New construction, alterations, and certain repairs to existing structures
  • Patios, decks & gazebos
  • Plumbing & Act 537 sewage facilities
  • Re-roofing
  • Sediment and Erosion (earth disturbance)
  • Signs
  • Solicitations
  • Swimming pools (Above & In-ground)
  • Fuel Tank installation & removal
  • Tents – in excess of 100 Sq. Ft.
  • Utility buildings (sheds) – See Chapter 210-216 of Zoning Code for additional information
  • Zoning Permit

Residents and business people are urged to contact the Township Office at 610-459-8911 (Maureen Kelly, extension 104) to confirm that any proposed activity complies with Building, Plumbing and Zoning Codes and/or other municipal ordinance requirements to insure a permit is obtained when needed.

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