Gloucester County Building Permits (New Jersey)

Search for Gloucester 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 Gloucester 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 Gloucester 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 Gloucester 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 Gloucester County building permit. Gloucester 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 Gloucester County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Clayton Building Department Clayton NJ 125 North Delsea Drive 08312 856-881-5385

Deptford Building Department Deptford NJ 1011 Cooper Street 08096 856-845-5300

Glassboro Planning Department Glassboro NJ 123 High Street East 08028

Glassboro Zoning Glassboro NJ 1 South Main Street 08028 856-881-9230

Monroe Township Zoning Williamstown NJ 266 S Main St 08094 856-728-9832


Building Inspectors in Gloucester County, NJ ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Gloucester County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Gloucester 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 Gloucester County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Gloucester County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Gloucester 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.

Clayton Building Inspector Clayton NJ 125 North Delsea Drive 08312 856-881-5385

Deptford Township Building Inspector Deptford NJ 1011 Cooper Street 08096 856-881-6191

Glassboro Building Inspector Glassboro NJ 10 Poplar Street South 08028 856-881-8140


Code Enforcement Offices in Gloucester County, NJ are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Gloucester County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Gloucester County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Gloucester 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 Gloucester 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.

Gibbstown Construction Code Enforcement Paulsboro NJ 403 West Broad Street 08066 856-423-9129

West Deptford Township Code Enforcement West Deptford NJ 400 Crown Point Road 08086 856-853-4591

Woolwich Township Construction Code Enforcement Woolwich NJ 124 Woodstown Road 08085 856-467-1445