The Construction Department is committed to enforcing the regulations to ensure the life, safety, and welfare of the general public; it provides prompt and courteous service to both the public and private sector. The Department operates under the guidelines established by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs and the State of New Jersey Uniform Construction Code. The Borough Code Officials are licensed under the State of New Jersey to perform plan review and building inspections on high rise/hazardous as well as all other structures permitted under the law. The Building Department is a registered Class I Agency Construction Code Office by the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs.
The Teterboro Building Department’s licensed Technical Assistant accepts and directs all permit and zoning, new development, and change of tenancy matters. While acting as the Secretary to the Planning Board, the Technical Assistant also logs and presents completed applications to the Planning Board members. As required under New Jersey State law, current records are kept on file for all properties under the lot and block filing system.
The Construction Department completes all plan reviews, issues all building permits, and conducts all on-site inspections.