Township of Monroe


If you are planning construction work to your home, chances are you'll need a permit.


Please call the Construction Department to obtain building permits and inspections. Construction work will be inspected in accordance with the State Uniform Construction Code Regulations N.J.A.C. 5:23-2.18.

The owner or person responsible for the construction work must notify this office to ensure paper work and approvals are completed in the correct order.


Go to the State website for Construction Permit Application Packet & Related Forms.

· UCC Building Subcode Form
· UCC Electrical Subcode Form
· UCC Plumbing Subcode Form
· UCC Fire Subcode Form

General Permit Instructions

Changes to Construction Permit Requirements

Effective Statewide as of 3/05/18

*New Jersey State Law 13:45A – 16.2 mandates that final inspections for building, electric, plumbing, fire protection and elevators must be completed before final payment is made to contractor.


Construction Official/ Director
Lou Buonocore

76 Gravel Hill Spotswood Rd.
Monroe Twp., NJ 08831

Phone: (732) 656-4585

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