Building & Zoning Applications
The BCCD has updated their application form and fee schedule for the year 2013. Go to Bucks County Conservation District for applications and fees.
Resale Use & Occupancy permits are required for transfer of title for existing dwellings. Find the application here or below in our pdf folders.
The Zoning Officer records and files all applications and plans for permits. Please call the Land Use Office for permit requirements. Complaints, investigations and code enforcement are also handled by this office, as well as appeals to the Zoning Hearing Board. When certain applications cannot be granted, a special exception or variance must be obtained from the Zoning Hearing Board.
Zoning Officer Rich Schilling – 215-249-3320 ext. 4
Building Code Official: Keystone Municipal Services – 215-249-3320 ext. 1
The Building Department handles all inspections of construction in the Township. A building permit is required for all construction. Inspections are handled by Keystone Municipal Services and are scheduled through the Township office at 215-249-3320. The inspection schedule runs on Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons only. Please schedule 2-3 days in advance.
Are you unsure what permits are required for your project? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) link at the top of the page.
Residential plans must comply with the 2018 IRC (International Residential Code). The 2018 IRC is copyrighted material. Material can be viewed online or by purchasing a copy through a retailer.
** Any project which utilizes prefabricated trusses requires submission of a truss cert that is signed & sealed by a design professional (engineer)**
**NO ROLLED PLANS PLEASE, FOLDED ONLY!**
** Effective December 3rd, 2015, all projects which involve proposed electrical work must have an approved electric plan submitted at the time of application that is approved/stamped by a third party electrical underwriter.**
The following is a list of third party electrical underwriters to contact for plan examination and approval:
Code Inspections Inc: 215-672-9400
Commonwealth Code Inspections: 610-692-6762
Mid-Atlantic Inspections Inc: 215-322-2626
United Inspection Agency: 215-542-9977
Municipal Inspection Corp: 215-673-4434
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