Building Department

If you are planning to add, renovate or just update your home or business we are here to help.  Our Inspectors are licensed by the State of NJ and are here to make sure your construction is performed to the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code and the Borough's high standards for your safety.  We are here to help you with the process, whether you are replacing a fence, paving a driveway, or selling your home.


Applying for a Construction Permit in Fort Lee? Please watch our instructional video here first! After you have watched the video, get your Construction Permit Application Packet here.

Please call the Building Dept if you have any questions at 201-592-3500 x1503.

APPLICATIONS, Documents & Maps