R-50 Zone requirements and 2013 Amendments

Effective November 7, 2016
All new construction, additions and substantial improvements in flood hazard areas will require two (2) foundation location surveys (prepared by a New Jersey Professional Land Surveyor) showing all building corners and the elevation of the top of the foundation.  The documentation as per N.J.A.C. 5:23-2.18(b)1.ii.(1)&(2) and Township Ordinance #2004-08 shall be required prior to further vertical construction.

The Construction Office will be CLOSED on
Tuesday, September 12, 2017. 
We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause
while we upgrade our computer systems and improve our ability to better serve the applicants.

MAIN NUMBER: (609) 294-9071    
FAX: (609) 294-9065

or (609) 296-7241 and chooose one of the following extensions

Construction Official ext. 612
Building Inspector ext. 613
Electrical Inspector ext. 600
Plumbing Inspector ext. 614
Fire Inspector ext. 618

Zoning Officer ext. 616
Assistant Zoning Officer ext. 615
Code Enforcement Officer ext. 617
Housing & Bulkhead Inspector ext. 161

Ollie Clifford: ext. 612 
Karl Held, ext. 618 
Bill Marshall, ext. 613
Jack Helmstetter ext. 600

Construction Department Clerks
Sue ext. 608
BettyAnn ext. 609
Monica ext. 610
Kim ext 611 
Diane ext. 607

Please see the attached information released from the State of New Jersey regarding "Houses on Pilings."


Building Subcode

Bulkhead Application / Permit Construction Permit

Checklist for Construction Permit Applications

Chimney Certification for Replacement of Fuel Fired Equipment

Commercial Certificate of Occupancy Inspection Application

Construction Permit Application

Demo / House Raising Application
  /  (Information on elevation of an existing building.)

Electrical Subcode

Existing Structure Resale / Rental Certificate of Inspection Application (Commercial / Business)

Existing Structure Resale / Rental Certificate of Inspection Application (Residential)

Fire Protection Subcode

Permit By Rule

Plumbing Subcode

Temporary Waiver of Certificate of Occupancy

  Tree Clearing Permit

For additional assistance or permit forms you can click here.


New Construction Application Requirements

Checklist Requirements for a Certificate of Occupancy for House Raised

Checklist Requirements for a Certificate of Occupancy for New Construction

REScheck (instructions)

Link for REScheck

Zoning Application