Township of Monroe

Planning & Zoning

The Township's Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for administering and enforcing Zoning Ordinances under Chapter 108 - Land Development of the Township Code Book. This Division has overall responsibility for the administrative oversight of all applications for land development and zoning permits including:

  • Review all Master Plan and Zoning ordinance Revisions
  • Review all plot plans, subdivision layouts, site plans and building plans of new structures and additions for compliance with land use regulations
  • Review proposed projects for compliance with Municipal Land Use Law and consult with the applicants, their professionals and township board members and professionals regarding all development within the township
  • Sends a representative to attend Zoning Board of Adjustment and Planning Board meetings
  • Enforcement of Township zoning laws through the Zoning Officer
  • Activities Requiring a Zoning Permit include:

    • Fences / Walls
    • Tree removal
    • Above ground pools
    • In ground pools
    • Jacuzzi / Hot tubs
    • Sheds
    • Decks
    • Patios
    • Porches
    • Garages
    • Gazebos
    • Other accessory
    • Structures

Click here for forms, permits, and applications for
Planning and Zoning


Click here for forms, permits, and applications for
Planning and Zoning

Phone: (732) 521-4400
Fax: (732) 521-9464

Director of Planning and Environmental Protection
John Riggs


Administrative Officer
Mark Remsa

Planning Board Secretary
Laura Zalewski

Zoning Officer
Sal Profaci

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