A MESSAGE FROM THE CODE ENFORCEMENT OFFICER

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has mandated the adoption of a statewide building code, the Uniform Construction Code (UCC), which will be administered and enforced by New Hanover Township as of July 28, 2004.

The following is information frequently requested relating to zoning and building issues pertaining to the adopted code. If you should have any questions concerning these or other topics not included, contact the Township Code Enforcement Office at (610) 327-2535 or (610) 323-1008

Application forms are located on the “Forms” page and may be downloaded, completed and submitted to the Township office. Applications will be processed by the Township staff and the applicant will be notified upon approval; fee is to be submitted prior to distribution of the permit.

Inspections can be scheduled by contacting the Township office at 610 323-1008.

Codes

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