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State Code Enforcement – Asbury, New Jersey

Jack Templeton, Construction Official.

Please call (908) 713-0722 to Schedule a Building Inspection.

The Construction Official is the chief administrator of the enforcing agency, responsible for administering and enforcing the provisions of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code. He is responsible for coordinating the work of the office staff, subcode officials, and inspectors.

The Construction Official reviews and issues all construction permits, signs all violation notices, release certificates of occupancy, and retains all applicable records. He is also responsible for preparing the annual budget to ensure the proper operation of the department.

The Construction Official oversees the operation of the following personnel:

  • Building Subcode Official

  • Electrical Subcode Official

  • Fire Subcode Official

  • Plumbing Subcode Official

  • Technical Assistant 

The following items are required to obtain a construction permit:

  • A zoning permit

  • Hunterdon County Board of Health Construction Referral Form

  • Survey and plans

  • Building jacket and permits completed

Please note that construction permits can be picked up and paid for:

N.J. Bureau of Code Enforcement - 171 Route 173, Suite 107 Asbury, NJ 08802

Phone: (908) 713-0722
Fax: (908) 713-0995

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