Click to Home
Go To Search
Building Regulations
Our Mission
To assure, through proper plan reviews and inspections, compliance with the applicable standards adopted by the Board of Supervisors, which provide a reasonable degree of protection to the health, safety, and welfare of our citizens and visitors.

Work That Requires a Permit
Permits are required for the following activities, events, construction projects, and/or items:
  • Bridge and culverts
  • Construction: All new construction, additions, alterations, roofing, siding, decks, replacement windows, and demolitions in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities
  • Fences
  • Greenhouses
  • Heating and air-conditioning: New, expansion, and replacement
  • Plumbing and sanitary sewer laterals
  • Pools
  • Removal of shade trees in township right of ways
  • Road occupancy, road opening, replacement, addition to or new construction of curbs, sidewalks, or driveway openings (this includes work done by utilities)
  • Roofs
  • Sanitary sewer connections
  • Shelters for common household pets
  • Signs: Permanent and temporary, except yard sales
  • Sprinkler systems installation: New, expansion, alterations, and replacements
  • Storage sheds
  • Storm drainage, paving, curbing, sidewalks, and driveways within right of ways
  • Swimming pools
  • Tanks: Also needs Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) notification; All underground storage tank work must be done by DER approved installers with inspections conducted by DEP-approved third-party inspectors
  • Temporary construction trailers
  • Tennis courts

The Safety and Codes Department has published an informational Codes Information Packet pamphlet to further explain the permit and inspection requirements.

Additional Resources
Image of a house under construction
Permits Office
Wendy Logan, Permit Official
Rose Grosso,  Permits Clerk

Mark Zadroga
Chief Building Official

175 W. Valley Forge Rd.
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Fax: 610-265-8467

Monday - Friday
8:15 am - 5:00 pm