Bergen County Building Permits (New Jersey)

Search for Bergen County, NJ building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Bergen County, NJ create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Bergen County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Bergen County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Bergen County building permit. Bergen County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Bergen County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Bergen County Planning Department Hackensack NJ 1 Bergen County Plaza 07601 201-336-6090

Closter Building Department Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0759

Closter Zoning Closter NJ 295 Closter Dock Road 07624 201-784-0757

Cresskill Zoning Cresskill NJ 67 Union Ave 07626 201-569-5400

Dumont Borough Building Department Dumont NJ Ste 2, 50 Washington Ave 07628 201-384-5248

East Rutherford Building Department East Rutherford NJ 199 Paterson Avenue 07073 201-933-5649

Fair Lawn Planning Department Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5300

Glen Rock Building Department Glen Rock NJ 1 Harding Plaza 07452 201-670-3965

Hackensack Building Department Hackensack NJ 410 Railroad Avenue 07601 201-646-3920

Hackensack Zoning Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3914

Leonia Zoning Leonia NJ 312 Broad Avenue 07605 201-592-5743

Lyndhurst Township Building Department Lyndhurst NJ 253 Stuyvesant Avenue 07071 201-804-2490

Midland Park Building Department, Planning, Zoning and Permits Midland Park NJ 280 Godwin Avenue 07432 201-445-5424

Northvale Building Department Northvale NJ 116 Paris Avenue 07647 201-767-3330

Oakland Zoning Oakland NJ 1 Municipal Plz 07436 201-337-8535

Paramus Building Department Paramus NJ 1 West Jockish Square 07652 201-265-2100

Park Ridge Zoning Park Ridge NJ 53 Park Avenue 07656 201-391-5673

Saddle Brook Building Department Saddle Brook NJ 540 Saddle River Road 07663 201-843-7111

Saddle River Building Department Saddle River NJ 100 East Allendale Road 07458 201-327-4114


Building Inspectors in Bergen County, NJ ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Bergen County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Bergen County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Bergen County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Bergen County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Bergen County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Alpine Building Inspector Alpine NJ Church Street 07620 201-784-2901

Bogota Building Inspector Bogota NJ 375 Larch Avenue 07603 201-342-0954

Carlstadt Building Inspector Carlstadt NJ 500 Madison Street 07072 201-939-1777

East Rutherford Building Inspector East Rutherford NJ 199 Paterson Avenue 07073 201-933-5649

Elmwood Park Building Inspector Elmwood Park NJ 182 Market Street 07407 201-796-4085

Englewood Cliffs Building Inspector Englewood Cliffs NJ 482 Hudson Terrace 07632 201-568-9262

Fair Lawn Building Inspector Fair Lawn NJ 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue 07410 201-794-5307

Fort Lee Building Inspector Fort Lee NJ 309 Main Street 07024 201-592-3565

Garfield Plumbing Inspector Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2106

Hackensack Building Inspector Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3921

Hasbrouck Heights Building Inspector Hasbrouck Heights NJ 248 Hamilton Avenue 07604 201-288-2143

Haworth Building Inspector Haworth NJ 300 Haworth Avenue 07641 201-384-8824

Leonia Building Inspector Leonia NJ 312 Broad Avenue 07605 201-592-5743

Little Ferry Building Inspector Little Ferry NJ 215 Liberty Street 07643 201-641-2942

Lyndhurst Township Building Inspector Lyndhurst NJ 253 Stuyvesant Avenue 07071 201-804-2490

Maywood Building Inspector Maywood NJ 15 Park Avenue 07607 201-845-2907

Montvale Building Inspector Montvale NJ 12 Mercedes Drive 07645 201-391-5732

Moonachie Building Inspector Moonachie NJ 70 Moonachie Road 07074 201-641-1857

New Milford Building Inspector New Milford NJ 930 River Road 07646 201-967-5415

Oradell Building Inspector Oradell NJ 355 Kinderkamack Road 07649 201-261-8005

Park Ridge Building Inspector Park Ridge NJ 55 Park Avenue 07656 201-391-5224

Ridgefield Building Inspector Ridgefield NJ 550 Edison Street 07657 201-943-5546

River Vale Building Inspector River Vale NJ 406 Rivervale Road 07675 201-664-2430


Code Enforcement Offices in Bergen County, NJ are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Bergen County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Bergen County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Bergen County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Bergen County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Englewood Code Enforcement Englewood NJ 10 North Van Brunt Street 07631 201-871-6642

Fairview Construction Code Enforcement Fairview NJ 59 Anderson Avenue 07022 201-943-5485

North Arlington Construction Code Enforcement North Arlington NJ 214 Ridge Road 07031 201-955-5655

Oakland Construction Code Enforcement Oakland NJ Municipal Plaza 07436 201-337-1644


Town and City Halls in Bergen County, NJ provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Bergen County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Bergen County, New Jersey. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Bergen County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Garfield City Hall Garfield NJ 111 Outwater Lane 07026 973-340-2108

Hackensack City Hall Hackensack NJ 65 Central Avenue 07601 201-646-3940

Rochelle Park Town Hall Rochelle Park NJ 151 West Passaic Street 07662 201-587-7730

Saddle Brook Town Hall Saddle Brook NJ 93 Market Street 07663 201-587-2900