100 Parklane Drive
Eagleville, PA 19403
P: 610-539-8020
F: 610-539-6347

 

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  The Lower Providence Township Community Development Department is responsible for the review of zoning and building plans, issuance of permits and the inspection of all commercial and residential construction activity.
   
  Code Enforcement Staff
  Mike Mrozinski Community Development Director
  Aaron Bingham Building Code Official
  Michael Rohlfing Code Enforcement Officer
  Joan Holley Permit Coordinator
   
  Contact Information
  Telephone (610) 635-3514
  Fax (610) 539-6347
  Hours of Operation 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Weekdays
  Department Service Request Request For Service Form
  Department Email
   
  Do I Need a Permit?
 

The majority of small - and all large - construction and home improvement projects require a permit.

Why do I need a permit? Permit Policy Guidelines

What permits do I need? Required Residential Permits

What about inspections? Inspections

   
  Additional Guidelines
 

Fences & Walls

New Sewer and Water Service Connections

Sewer and Water Service Repairs

   
  Building Permit Application Forms
 

Below is a list of building permit application forms. The forms are available for download by clicking on this linkPlease note: Incomplete or incorrect applications will be rejected and returned to the applicant.

Building/Zoning Permit Application

Change of Subcontractor Form

Electrical Permit Application

Electrical Contractor Registration Form

Mechanical Permit Application

Plumbing Permit Application

Plumbing Contractor Registration Form

Resale Application - Commercial

Resale Application - Residential

   
  Township Ordinances
  Lower Providence Township Code
   
  PA Uniform Construction Code
  Lower Providence Township adheres to the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code.  Residential and Commercial Construction projects are governed by the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code (UCC), which references the International Code Council Codes.
   
  Design Criteria
  Roof Snow Load 30 lbs.
  Wind Speed (mph) 90 mph-
  Seismic Design "B"
  Frost Line Depth 36 inches
  Termite Moderate to Heavy
  Decay Slight to Moderate
  Winter Design +10 degrees F
  Flood Hazard Mar 17, 2002
   
  Hiring a Reputable Contractor
  Read more about the PA Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act and tips on hiring a reputable contractor.
   
  Property Records
  If you require property information such as tax parcel number, tax map, sales data, lot dimensions and size, sketch plan of a home, ownership records, properties within 500 feet or even assessment records for properties in Lower Providence Township, please click on the following link for a copy of your property:  Montgomery County Property Records
   
  Enforcement Policy and Non-Compliance
 

The Code Enforcement Department will, at the time of discovery, require that any construction being performed without the proper permits be abated and a stop work order will be issued immediately. All permits will be charged a penalty fee also.

Township Enforcement Policy

   
  UCC Appeals Board
 

Richard Furth

M. Steven Gillan

   
  UCC Appeal Application
   
  Building Code Links
  FEMA Floodplain Information - Building in a floodplain
  L&I UCC Code Information
  ICC Building Code Book Information
  PA One Call
   

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