Middlesex County Building Permits (New Jersey)

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

Cranbury Planning and Zoning Department Cranbury NJ 23 North Main Street 08512 609-395-0520

East Brunswick Building Department East Brunswick NJ 1 Jean Walling Drive 08816 732-390-6875

East Brunswick Permits East Brunswick NJ 1 Jean Walling Drive 08816 732-390-6878

East Brunswick Zoning East Brunswick NJ 1 Civic Center Drive 08816 732-390-6870

Edison Zoning Edison NJ 100 Municipal Boulevard 08817 732-248-7288

Highland Park Zoning Highland Park NJ 221 South 5th Avenue 08904 732-777-6011

Metuchen Borough Zoning Metuchen NJ 500 Main Street 08840 732-632-8514

Middlesex County Planning Department Woodbridge NJ 1 Main Street 07095 732-634-4500

Middlesex County Planning Department New Brunswick NJ 40 Livingston Avenue 08901 732-745-3062

Piscataway Zoning Piscataway NJ 505 Sidney Road 08854 732-562-6572

Sayreville Building Department Sayreville NJ 49 Dolan Street 08872 732-390-7093

Sayreville Zoning Sayreville NJ 167 Main Street 08872 732-390-7004

South River Zoning South River NJ 48 Washington Street 08882 732-257-5376

Woodbridge Township Building Department Woodbridge NJ 1 Main Street 07095 732-602-6003


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

Carteret Building Inspector Carteret NJ 61 Cooke Avenue 07008 732-541-3810

East Brunswick Township Building Inspector East Brunswick NJ 1 Jean Walling Drive 08816 732-390-6875

Highland Park Building Inspector Highland Park NJ 221 South 5th Avenue 08904 732-819-3792

Old Bridge Building Inspector Old Bridge NJ 1 Old Bridge Plaza 08857 732-721-5600

Spotswood Borough Building Inspector Spotswood NJ 40 George Street 08884 732-251-0700

Spotswood Building Inspector Spotswood NJ 77 Summerhill Road 08884 732-251-0700

Woodbridge Township Building Inspector Woodbridge NJ 1 Main Street 07095 732-634-4500


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

East Brunswick Code Enforcement East Brunswick NJ 1 Jean Walling Drive 08816 732-390-6996

Edison Township Code Enforcement Edison NJ 100 Municipal Boulevard 08817 732-248-7257

Municipal Code Enforcement Spotswood NJ 40 George Street 08884 732-251-0700

Perth Amboy Code Enforcement Perth Amboy NJ 375 New Brunswick Avenue 08861 732-826-0183


Town and City Halls in Middlesex County, NJ provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Middlesex 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 Middlesex County, New Jersey. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Middlesex 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.

New Brunswick City Hall New Brunswick NJ 78 Bayard Street 08901 732-745-5025

Perth Amboy City Hall Perth Amboy NJ 260 High Street 08861 732-826-0290

South Amboy City Hall South Amboy NJ 140 North Broadway Street 08879 732-727-4600

Woodbridge Township Town Hall Woodbridge NJ 1 Main Street 07095 732-634-4500