Sussex County Permits (New Jersey)

Search for Sussex 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 Sussex County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Sussex County permits. Clerks in Sussex 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 Sussex County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Sussex County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Frankford Township Clerk Frankford NJ 151 U.s. 206 07822 973-948-5566

Montague Township Clerk Montague NJ 277 Clove Road 07827 973-293-7300

Ogdensburg Borough Clerk Ogdensburg NJ 14 Highland Avenue 07439 973-827-3444

Sparta Township Clerk Sparta NJ 65 Main Street 07871 973-729-4493

Stanhope Clerk Stanhope NJ 77 Main Street 07874 973-347-4181

Sussex County Clerk Newton NJ 83 Spring Street 07860 973-579-0900


A Sussex 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 Sussex 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. Sussex County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Sussex 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.

Andover Borough Zoning Andover NJ 137 Main Street 07821 973-786-5650

Andover Township Zoning Newton NJ 134 Newton Sparta Road 07860 973-383-4280

Franklin Zoning Franklin NJ 46 Main Street 07416 973-827-4144

Newton Building Department Newton NJ 39 Trinity Street 07860 973-383-3522

Ogdensburg Planning and Zoning Department Ogdensburg NJ 14 Highland Avenue 07439 973-827-3860

Sandyston Planning and Zoning Department Branchville NJ 133 County Road 645 07826 973-948-3520

Stillwater Township Building Department Newton NJ 964 Stillwater Rd 07860 973-383-6332

Sussex Building Department Sussex NJ 2 East Main Street 07461 973-875-4831

Sussex County Planning Department Newton NJ 671 U.s. 206 07860 973-786-6934


A Sussex 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 Sussex 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 Sussex County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Green Township Town Hall Green NJ 150 Kennedy Road 07821 908-852-9333

Hamburg City Hall Hamburg NJ 16 Wallkill Avenue 07419 973-827-9230

Montague Township Town Hall Montague NJ 277 Clove Road 07827 973-293-7300

Newton Town Hall Newton NJ 39 Trinity Street 07860 973-383-3521


A Sussex 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 Sussex County, New Jersey may issue county permits. These Sussex 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 Sussex 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.

Sandyston Code Enforcement Branchville NJ 133 County Road 645 07826 973-948-3520