FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
DO I NEED A BUILDING PERMIT?
Permits are required for most home improvements and all new construction. If you have any questions, email us or call 610-590-4101
Items that do NOT require a Permit:
Replacing like for like with no structural changes (new roof, new windows)
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 email@example.com
DO I NEED A PERMIT TO SOLICIT IN THE TOWNSHIP?
Yes, scroll down to find the permit you need to fill out and return to us at 1645 Art School Road, Chester Springs PA 19425 with your check for $100 payable to "West Pikeland Township" or pay online here and email your permit application to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Permits are per person, and are good for one year from issuance. Our Police Department will run a background check on each applicant.
You are permitted to solicit only between the hours of 9am to 7pm.
DO I NEED A PERMIT TO PARK A WORK VEHICLE OR RV ON MY DRIVEWAY?
No, residents may park work vehicles and Recreational Vehicles on their driveway with two exceptions:
- The vehicle may not be used as living quarters
- If you live in a Home Owners Association, check to see if they have restrictions in your development
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 here
HOW DO I PAY FOR A PERMIT?
Fees are due when the permit is approved. We will contact you with payment information.