North Coventry Township

Building Codes Department

Permit Applications & Fee Schedule  

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Below are general guidelines.  Contact the Township’s Building/Code Enforcement Department to determine whether or not your project needs a permit.

Building Permit

  • Additions
  • Commercial Repairs
  • Decks
  • Demolition
  • Door and Windows (new) installed in load bearing wall
  • Garages
  • New Home or Building
  • Patios
  • Pools Inground or where water depth is greater than 24″ deep
  • Roofs (new)
  • Sheds – 500 sq. ft. and over

Zoning Permit

  • Additions
  • Decks
  • Demolition
  • Fences
  • Garages
  • New Homes
  • Patios
  • Pools Above Ground
  • Sheds over 120 sq. ft. and under 500 sq. ft.
  • Signs

No Permit Required:

  • Low voltage alarm systems
  • Retaining wall not over 4′ high
  • Roof replacement (Residential)
  • Shed under 120 sq. ft. *Please notify Codes Officer of install **Set backs must be adhered to
  • Siding Replacement

Driveways require a permit for new install, resurface or extend.  A permit is not required for seal coating.