Why Get a Permit?
If you need a permit for the work to be performed, the permit process and fees will be explained to you by the Building Department personnel at the time of your visit or telephone call. You may download any of the following packets and bring the completed packet to the Building Department. If you do not see the packet you need, please contact the Building Department at (973) 962-7880.
- Obtaining permits protect you, the homeowner, from substandard work. Periodic inspections while the work is commencing ensures that the job is done correctly and avoids costly remedies by catching code mistakes early.
- Obtaining permits allow for smoother executions of future real estate transactions.
- Obtaining permits is the law.
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