The Department of Licenses and Inspections is responsible for the issuance of all licenses, coordination of inspections, enforcement of all codes including building, zoning, use & occupancy, and various other permits. All inspections performed are to insure that buildings and properties throughout the Township are in compliance with the codes and ordinances adopted by the Township Board of Supervisors.
For all inspection scheduling (except where noted below for electrical inspections)
Department of Licenses & Inspections
910 West Bristol Road
Warminster, PA 18974
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
Below are direct dials for specific questions for codes and ordinances.
Zoning Officer (Gary Smith)
Office Hours: Monday – Friday 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Residential & Commercial Building Plan Reviews and Inspections
The following inspectors are responsible for the plan reviews and inspections of Warminster Township.
To schedule BUILDING inspections as noted on the inspection sheet included with permit: 215-443-5423
Download permit forms from this website to begin the process for submittal
Building Code Official
David Tweed, Building Inspector
ELECTRICAL PERMITS: Applications for permits are submitted directly to the Department of Licenses & Inspections. The following Third Party Electrical Inspection Agency will schedule and perform the inspections after the permit is approved and issued. Download permit forms from this website.
United Inspection Agency
Housing Occupancy and Licensing for Sale or Rental of RESIDENTIAL properties
Download form (page 2): Housing Occupancy Certification for Sale or Rental
RESIDENTIAL THIRD PARTY INSPECTION AGENCY
Designated Electrical Inspector – to schedule inspections for Sale or Rental of RESIDENTIAL properties
First Pa Inspections, Inc.
USE & OCCUPANCY for Sale or Rental of NON-RESIDENTIAL properties
Designated Electrical Inspector – to schedule inspections for Sale or Rental of NON-RESIDENTIAL properties
First Pa Inspections, Inc.
Download form (page4): Use & Occupancy (Zoning) 2014
Property Maintenance – Service Request Follow-Up (AFTER REQUEST IS REGISTERED AT THE ADMINISTRATION OFFICE 215-443-5414)
Phone: 267-317-1375 (NO SERVICE REQUESTS PLEASE)
Email: email@example.com (NO SERVICE REQUESTS PLEASE)
Fire Inspections: Emergency Management & Services
PA HOME IMPROVEMENT ACT
The PA Home Improvement Act 132 that becomes effective 7/1/09 requires that all contractors who enter into a contract with a homeowner for work more than $500.00 shall be required to register with the Commonwealth. Contact: www.attorneygeneral.gov for details.
Contact the Department of Licenses & Inspections at 215-443-5423 to check that the contractor you decide to use is also registered with Warminster Township.
2009 Construction Codes
Beginning on December 31, 2009 the 2009 Edition of the International Code Series will be the code requirements for all construction taking place within Warminster Township as required by the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code. Please note the Accessibility Code will remain the ICC A117.1 2009 Edition. Any work that has a valid permit, construction plans under review, or an executed contract for design prior to December 31st, 2009 may follow the 2006 Editions. Copies of the 2009 Editions are available for review at the Licenses and Inspections Office at 910 W. Bristol Road, Warminster PA 18974. The code books may also be purchased at 2009 ICC Store. Should you have any questions please contact the Building Code Official at (215) 443-5423.