PERMIT APPLICATION and Inspection INFORMATION

Update: May 1, 2020

Staff is working remotely and will respond to emails and voicemails in a timely fashion.

Call 215-443-5423 to leave a message with your questions/concerns.

APPLICATION QUESTIONS (please leave a message and someone will return your call)

GENERAL CONSTRUCTION INFORMATION

Everyone is required to follow the guidelines issued by the Governor’s Office.  All job sites will need to fill out a form acknowledging they have read the guidelines and will be following them.  Inspections will not occur if the form is not filled out prior to the first inspection occurring. 

Governor’s Guidelines

Township Construction Guideline Acknowledgement Form

INSPECTIONS

  • Inspections will resume on Friday, May 1, 2020.
  • To Schedule an Inspection
    • Please call 610-328-4830.
    • If you leave a message, please include date and time you want your inspection, your name, address, type of inspection, and phone number.
  • Inspection Regulations
    • New Construction/Unoccupied Structures
      • Only one contractor, wearing a mask, may be on site interacting with the inspector. Everyone else must vacate the area. 
    • Existing Structures
      • Only one contractor, wearing a mask, may be on site interacting with the inspector. Everyone else must vacate the premises. Please secure the inspection area by closing all doors to other parts of the building and opening all windows to ventilate the area. 
    • Resale, Rental, and Fire Inspections
      • These inspections are still suspended at this time.
    • Additional Information
      • The Inspector has the right to not perform the inspection should the inspector deem safety protocols are not being met. Once the protocols are being met, the inspection can be rescheduled. 

PICK UP AND DROP OFF PERMITS

Permit applications are available on the Township’s website.  www.warminstertownship.org

  • To pick up an approved permit: Please email lipermits@warminsterpa.org to arrange for pick up and payment of the permit. 
  • To drop off a permit: Please place the completed permit application in the bin outside the gate at 910 W. Bristol Road. The bin will be checked daily. 
    • Staff will notify you when the permit is ready to be picked up or if there is an issue with your permit.

RESIDENTIAL RESALE USE AND OCCUPANCY

  • Applications are still being accepted for Residential Resale Use and Occupancy permits. Please mail or drop them off at 910 W. Bristol Road, Warminster, PA 18974
    • Please include email addresses on the application.
  • No inspections are being performed at this time.
  • Settlement During April and early May
    • If your settlement is scheduled in for April or early May, please have the seller and buyer complete the forms included in the Residential Resale Use and Occupancy packet.
    • Once the application and these forms are received, the Township will issue a Temporary Use and Occupancy permit that can be used for settlement only.
    • The inspection will occur once inspections are permitted and a clear Use and Occupancy permit will be issued.

ZONING HEARING BOARD APPLICATIONS

  • To drop off an application, please place it in the bin located in front of the gate at 910 W. Bristol Road. Please email the Zoning Officer at zoning@warminsterpa.org to let the Zoning Officer know that you are dropping off the application. 

LAND DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS