Construction Office


Effective immediately:
All inspections must be scheduled through the Portal
All inspection times are performed 8am to 4pm

Uniform Construction Code
Proposed New Rule: N.J.A.C. 5:23-4.16
Proposed Amendment: N.J.A.C. 5:23-1.4, 2.17A, 2.18, 4.4, 4.5, 4.6, 4.7, 4.8, 4.12, 4.14, 4.17, and 4.18

Proposed 8/7/23
Adopted 3/6/24
Effective 4/1/24
Apr 01, 2024 NSC



  • The Construction Department  offers an online citizen portal.  Anyone with an email address can register.  If you are filling out an OPRA request for property permit information there is no need to do that.  Just register for our portal and get your information immediately as all information is live on the SDL portal.

    SDL Portal Login
    Sign up now! Click here 

  • Make Inspection appointments online
  • Check the permit status
  • Follow inspection results as they are entered  
  • Get live property permit information

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General Info
Our Berkeley Township Office hours are 8:30am to 4pm.  Acceptable forms of payment are exact cash, check made payable to Berkeley Township or credit card which does have a convenience fee and would have to be entered by 3pm.

Contact Info  Email

Construction Official – Anthony Cirz  

Building Subcode Official
Kevin Pelton 
Building Inspector Jerry Zubenko 
Building Inspector Chuck Lasky  

Electrical Subcode Official/Assistant Construction Official
Douglas Donohue  
Electrical Inspector Doug Mohr

Fire Subcode Official Bryant Curry  

Fire Inspector and Assistant Construction Official
Ken Anderson 

Plumbing/Mechanical Subcode Official
Kevin Schmalz 
Plumbing Inspector Frank Mellblom  

Pamela Castle, Technical Assistant 
Juliane Esposito, Technical Assistant 
Gianna Perrone, Technical Assistant 
Renee Santora, Clerk 

Our inspectors also serve Berkeley Township, Pine Beach & Beachwood. 
Please call your respective town for assistance.
Berkeley Township 732-244-0660 * Pine Beach 732-349-6425 * Beachwood- 732-286-6000 x218

Current UCC Adopted Model Codes and Standards are now in effect 
Click here for the new code years

Berkeley Township Construction Plan & Inspection Process
Click here to download
Printable version

PERMIT FORMS Click here to download

How to fill out the Construction Permit jacket F100

How to start your new home permit Click here
New Home Checklist for Initial Submittal Click Here
How to obtain your final CO for your new home Click here

House Demo Checklist 

Framing Checklist 
Insulation Checklist 

The following are the guidelines for the permitting process for raising (elevating) a structure:
House Raising Checklist

Helpful information on permitting some common minor work 
When do I need a Chimney Verification 
Chimney Verification Form

Pool Checklist 
Do you need to share a neighbor's fence as part of your pool barrier, then you will need a variation? 
Click here to find out the variation procedure

Septic & Well Inspections  The Ocean County Health Department handles all septic and well inspections. Please call them at 732-341-9700

Construction Hours of Operation Ordinance 4-14.10

The Fee schedule for all Building Sub-Code fees can be found in Chapter 11-1.3 of the Municipal Code Building & Housing:

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