The Building Department is responsible for handling all zoning, planning, building permit approvals, land development, and subdivision matters of the Township. The Department is responsible for the issuance of various building and zoning permits, performs field inspection of all construction projects, and also conducts detailed reviews of subdivision and land development plans that are submitted to the Township for consideration by the Board of Supervisors.
LTL Consultants, Ltd.
Cedarville Engineering Group, LLC
On WVT premises
Mon and Fri – 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m./
Wed 12:00 noon – 4:30 p.m.
For setback and zoning inspections, contact Tracey Franey at 484-254-5375
The Zoning Officer acts as the liaison with the Zoning Hearing Board.
West Vincent Township has adopted regulations governing the process of constructing/altering buildings and their accessory structures within the Township with its building, zoning, plumbing codes and specific public safety/nuisance ordinances. Permits are required to protect the health, safety, and welfare of residents by assuring safe construction within Township building codes and the state and county codes.
A building permit is required prior to the erection, alteration, enlargement, or demolition of any building or other structure or portion of structure, (inclusive of sheds and driveways).
A zoning permit or use permit is required prior to the initial use of land or structure, change in the use of land or structure, or change in the use or extension of a non-conforming use.
Please refer Building and Zoning Ordinances for full provisions and exhaustive list of items requiring permits. The following are general items lists:
ALL work that is exterior or a new constructions requires a building and a zoning permit.