Office Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00am - 4:30pm

1721 Valley Forge Road P.O. Box 767
Worcester PA 19490

Office: 610-584-1410

Fax: 610-584-8901

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Permits and Forms

Building Permits

Checks now required

Building permits are needed for...

  • new buildings and additions;
  • interior alterations, including but not limited to finished basements;
  • structural repairs or replacements;
  • installation or replacement of an electrical, gas, mechanical or plumbing system;
  • decks and porches;
  • some types of signs;
  • some types of decorative walls and driveway entrance columns;
  • swimming pools, spas or hot tubs;
  • some types of sheds, garages, barns, gazebos, greenhouses or other accessory structures; and,
  • retaining walls over four feet in height.
Please note... the above list is not all-inclusive!  If you have a question about your project please call the Township Building at (610) 584-1410.

Here are some frequently-used building permit application forms...

General Building Permit
Demolition Permit
Pool Permit

Here's information to help complete your building permit application... 

Zoning Permits

Checks now required

Zoning permits are needed for...

  • fences;
  • retaining walls up to four feet in height;
  • patios;
  • driveways (but not driveway resurfacing);
  • some types of signs;
  • some types of decorative walls and driveway entrance columns;
  • some types of sheds, garages, barns, gazebos, greenhouses or other accessory structures; and,
  • grading for projects that disturb more than 500 sf of area.
Please note... the above list is not all-inclusive!  If you have a question about your project please call the Township Building at (610) 584-1410.

Here are some frequently-used zoning permit application forms...

General Zoning Permit
Accessory Structure Permit (also used for patios, and for decks less than 30 inches)
Fence Permit
Grading Permit
Sign Permit
Solicitation Permit
Yard Sale Permit
Highway Occupancy Permit  (use this for a driveway permit application)

Here's information to help complete your zoning permit application...

Road Opening Permits

Checks now required

Here are some frequently-used road opening permit application forms...

Highway Occupancy Permit  (use this for a driveway permit application)

Other Forms & Applications

Subdivision & Land Development Applications


For subdivision and land development application information, please contact Township Manager Tommy Ryan at the Township Building at (610) 584-1410.