Permit Application Information

Updated April 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 Permit Questions-215-443-5423
• Building- at  or 267-317-1376
• or 267-317-1377
• Land Development- or 267-317-1319

Permit applications are available on the Township’s website.

• To pick up an approved permit: Please email 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.
   o 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 (click here for the permit application)

• 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
   o Please include email addresses on the application.
• No inspections are being performed at this time.
• Settlement During April and early May
   o 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.
   o 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.
   o The inspection will occur once inspections are permitted and a clear Use and Occupancy permit will be issued.


• There are no inspections being conducted at this time. No construction work should be occurring within Warminster Township unless the contractor has provided the Township with its Waiver paperwork from PA DCED.


• 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 to let the Zoning Officer know that you are dropping off the application.


• Please contact Amanda Zimmerman at or 267-317-1319 to arrange drop off the application and plans.

Ordinance #321

Warminster Township Park Rules and Regulations

An ordinance providing rules and regulations for the use of parks and recreation facilities within Warminster Township and setting forth fines and penalties for violations thereof.

  • Township parks will be open between 7:00 a.m. and sundown. Night use facilities will be open as posted or by permit.
  • Any Township park or park facility that becomes hazardous for public use due to weather, water, fire or other unforeseeable conditions may be closed at the discretion of the Department of Parks & Recreation.
  • The Department of Parks and Recreation will issue permits and schedule use of park and recreation facilities for groups. When not scheduled, these facilities are available to all park users.
  • The damaging, destroying, defacing, disturbing, adding to or removal of any park property to include equipment, facilities, wildlife and/or the natural environment is prohibited. Tree climbing is prohibited.
  • Building fires is only permitted in areas designated for such use. Closely monitor and extinguish them before leaving the site.
  • Operating any vehicle on a park road in a reckless or negligent manner, in excess of 10 MPH, or in such a manner as to become a nuisance to other park users is not allowed. Parking is allowed only in designated areas. Parking is not permitted on road shoulders or grass unless posted.
  • Commercial traffic, the posting of signs, the distribution, selling, servicing or renting of any commodity, and soliciting for any purpose is prohibited on park grounds.
  • Use or possession of alcoholic beverages or narcotics is prohibited.
  • All trash, garbage and litter is to be deposited in the refuse cans provided.
  • Pets must be on a leash no greater than 6 feet in length. Pets owners must pick up, and properly dispose of, pet feces in all park areas.
  • In the interest of safety, playing of golf, hunting, shooting, trapping, or the carrying of firearms or bows and arrows are not permitted.
  • All non-licensed motorized recreation vehicles and horses are prohibited in park areas.
  • Personal conduct involving the use of indecent language, or engaging in immoral, threatening or boisterous actions is prohibited.
  • Penalties: Any person violating the above rules and convicted may be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $300.00 and the costs of prosecution, or if in default of payment, be imprisoned for a period not exceeding 30 days