Construction

Fire, Plumbing, Electrical, and Building Inspections

The Construction Official is the chief administrator of the enforcing agency, responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code. He is responsible for coordinating the work of the office staff, subcode officials, and inspectors.

The Construction Official reviews and issues all construction permits, signs all violation notices, releases certificates of occupancy, and retains all applicable records. He is also responsible for preparing the annual budget to ensure the proper operation of the department.

The Construction Official oversees the operation of the following personnel:

  • Building Subcode Official 
  • Electrical Subcode Official 
  • Plumbing Subcode Official 
  • Technical Assistant

Permit application documents are available online at Permit Applications.

REQUESTS FOR INSPECTIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE AT:  http://fs2.formsite.com/njdca/wlex7ke34d/index.html

OR USE THE QR CODE BELOW FOR INSPECTION REQUEST SUBMITTALS

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INSPECTIONS ARE PERFORMED BETWEEN 9:30 AM AND 4:30 PM

YOU MUST PROVIDE THE PERMIT NUMBER, BLOCK, AND LOT TO SCHEDULE AN INSPECTION

YOU MAY BE CONTACTED BY EMAIL WITH AN ALTERNATE DATE IF YOUR REQUEST CAN NOT BE SCHEDULED DUE TO STAFFING CONFLICTS

TO CANCEL AN INSPECTION, YOU MUST CALL (908) 713-0722