Permits are required for most home improvements and all new construction. If you have any questions, email us or call 610-590-4101
DO I NEED A BUILDING PERMIT?
Items that do NOT require a Permit:
Replacing like for like with no structural changes (new roof, new windows, replacement patio/sidewalk with no changes to existing footprint, replacing decking boards using existing footers)
Fences under 6ft in height
Items that DO require a Building Permit (list is not inclusive of all items that require a permit):
Temporary Storage Pods
Items that DO require a Building Permit and Additional Permits:
HOW DO I CHECK ON THE STATUS OF MY PERMIT?
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
DO I NEED A PERMIT TO SOLICIT IN THE TOWNSHIP?
Yes. West Pikeland Township requires solicitors to apply for a permit to solicit in our township. Permits are per person and are valid for one year from issuance. Permit fee is $100 per applicant. If applying for multiple applicants for one company, submit individual applications for each employee. The West Pikeland Township Police Department will perform a background check on each applicant before issuance of permit. Solicitors are permitted to solicit only between the hours of 9am to 7pm.
Include with your application: (1) Check for $100 made payable to “West Pikeland Township” or pay online at westpikeland.com; (2) Color photocopy of the front of applicant’s drivers license; (3) Pennsylvania State Police Response for Criminal Record Check. Application can be found here: epatch.state.pa.us/Home.jsp. Applications can be submitted in person, via mail or email to email@example.com
HOW DO I APPLY FOR A DEMOLITION PERMIT?
We do not have a separate permit application for Demolition. Please use our General Building Permit Application
HOW DO I PAY FOR A PERMIT?
Fees are due when the permit is approved. We will contact you with payment information.