How to obtain a Zoning Permit
BOROUGH OF CENTERPORT
PROCEDURE FOR OBTAINING A ZONING PERMIT
1. Fully complete the application for your building permit making sure to date and sign it and mail it to Kraft Code Services at 34 E. Lancaster Avenue, Shillington, PA 19607. The applicant for a permit may be the homeowner or homeowner’s agent. No fee is required to submit your application.
2. For residential applications, the Building Inspector has a 3 week period to review and approve or deny your permit application. For non-residential, 6 weeks is allotted. Make sure there are daytime and evening telephone numbers for the Building Inspector to reach you should there be any questions about application. Most permit applications are returned within 10 days of submission.
3. After the application has been reviewed and approved, you will receive a letter telling you the permit fee and that the permit will be mailed to you upon receipt of the permit fee. Checks should be made payable to Borough of Centerport.
4. If you have any questions concerning your application, please contact Kraft Code Services at (610) 775-7185. If no one is available when you call, please state that your call pertains to the Borough of Centerport and leave a detailed message.
PLEASE NOTE: No construction can begin without paying for and receiving your approved building permit. Performing work without a permit will result in the doubling of all permit fees.
Here is a printable Zoning Permit Application.