PERMITS AND CODE REQUIREMENTS
Ed Habbershon, the Township's Code Enforcement Officer and Floodplain Administrator, can be reached at (814) 643-0567, during the following days and times:
Monday and Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Bureau Veritas, the Township's Uniform Construction Code Inspector, can be reached at (814) 643-3480.
Musser Sewer & Septic, the Township's Sewage Enforcement Officer, can be reached at (814) 667-2298.
APPLICATIONS AND CHECKLISTS
Bureau Veritas North America, Inc. - CEO Checklist
Bureau Veritas North America, Inc. Permit Application
Municipal Prior Approvals
Smithfield Township Building Permit Application
Smithfield Township Demolition Permit Application
Smithfield Township Land Development Application
Smithfield Township Onlot Sewage Application
Smithfield Township Sign Permit Application
Smithfield Township Subdivision Application
Smithfield Township Well Drilling Permit Application
Smithfield Township Zoning Hearing Board Variance Request Application
Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Guardian Complaint Form
CODIFIED ORDINANCES and resolutions
A codified list of Township Ordinances and Resolutions is available on the Codified Ordinances page.
SETBACK REQUIREMENTS BY ZONING DISTRICT
Zoning District Regulations Including Setbacks (Zoning Ordinance Part 4)
UNIFORM CONSTRUCTION CODE
In 1999, the Pennsylvania Legislature established the Uniform Construction Code (UCC) and adopted various codes issued by the ICC, including the International Building Code (IBC). Revised UCC Regulations took effect October 1, 2018. These regulations are available on the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry's Uniform Construction Code Regulations and Statutes web page. To contact the Department of Labor & Industry with UCC building matters, call 717-787-3806 and select option 1.