Construction & Inspection

We would like to inform the public in advance that our office will be closed on the following dates: 

Wednesday, Sept. 22nd   

Thursday, Sept. 30th

Friday, Oct. 1st 

We will be upgrading our computer system to better serve our homeowners/contractors. In addition any phone calls that will involve scheduling and/or checking on permits will have to be addressed on Mon., Oct. 4th. We are sorry for the inconvenience this may cause. 

The application for Commercial Sales, Leases and Rentals are not online and must obtained from the office for verification. The fee is $200. Made by exact cash or check.

State Contact Information

State of New Jersey Elevator Safety and Construction
Phone: 609-984-7833
Fax 609-984-7084

All applications and inspections for the installation of an elevator are submitted to:
State of New Jersey, Department of Community Affairs
Division of Codes and Standards Elevator Division
101 South Broad Street
P.O. Box 816
Trenton, NJ 08625

Schedule a New Construction Inspection

Please Note that this email address is for scheduling construction inspections under permit. Schedule an inspection or call 732-928-1200, ext. 1205.

For Information on the following, utilize the Uniform Construction Code:

  • 5:23 - 2.6 Change of Use
  • 5:23 - 2.7 Ordinary Maintenance
  • 5:23 - 2.8 Installation of Equipment
  • 5:23 - 2.14 Construction Permits - Wnen Required
  • 5:23 - 2.15 Construction Permits - Application
  • 5:23 - 2.15A Construction Permits for Single Residence
  • 5:23 - 2.16 Construction Procedures
  • 5:23 - 2.17A Minor Work
  • 5:23 - 2.18 Inspections
  • 5:23 - 2.18C Use and Occupancy of Swimming Pools, Spas and Hot Tubs
  • 5:23 - 2.22 Premanufactured Construction
  • 5.23 - 2.23 Certificate Requirements
  • 5:23 - 2.24 Conditions of certificate of Occupancy