Passaic County Permits (New Jersey)

Search for Passaic County, NJ county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Passaic County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Passaic County permits. Clerks in Passaic County, New Jersey may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Passaic County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Passaic County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Bloomingdale Borough Clerk Bloomingdale NJ 101 Hamburg Turnpike 07403 973-838-0778

Clifton City Clerk Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5824

Haledon Clerk Haledon NJ 510 Belmont Avenue 07508 973-595-7766

Hawthorne Clerk Hawthorne NJ 445 Lafayette Avenue 07506 973-427-5555

Little Falls Township Clerk Little Falls NJ 225 Main Street 07424 973-256-0170

Passaic County Clerk Paterson NJ 401 Grand Street 07505 973-225-3690

Pompton Lakes Clerk Pompton Lakes NJ 25 Lenox Avenue 07442 973-616-5908

Totowa City Clerk Totowa NJ 537 Totowa Rd 07512 973-956-1009

Wayne Township Clerk Wayne NJ 475 Valley Road 07470 973-694-1800


A Passaic County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Passaic County, New Jersey issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Passaic County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Passaic County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Clifton City Building Department Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5801

Clifton Planning and Zoning Department Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5808

Hawthorne Zoning Hawthorne NJ 445 Lafayette Avenue 07506 973-427-4889

Passaic Planning Department Passaic NJ 330 Passaic Street 07055 973-365-5633

Passaic Zoning Passaic NJ 330 Passaic Street 07055 973-365-5632

Ringwood Building Department Ringwood NJ 60 Margaret King Avenue 07456 973-962-7880

Totowa Borough Planning Department Totowa NJ 537 Totowa Road 07512 973-956-7929

West Milford Building Department West Milford NJ 1480 Union Valley Road 07480 973-728-2780


A Passaic County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Passaic County, New Jersey may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Passaic County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Clifton City Hall Clifton NJ 900 Clifton Avenue 07013 973-470-5860

Passaic City Hall Passaic NJ 330 Passaic Street 07055 973-365-5500

Paterson City Hall Paterson NJ 155 Market Street 07505 973-321-1500


A Passaic County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Passaic County, New Jersey may issue county permits. These Passaic County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Passaic County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Passaic City Code Enforcement Passaic NJ 330 Passaic Street 07055 973-365-5545