Wantage Township has entered into a shared service agreement with Hardyston Township for running the Building/Construction Department as of September 2, 2014. Operationally all business is still conducted within Wantage Township, nothing is issued, nor can an inspection be taken in Hardyston. The only change is office hours and all checks must be made payable to Hardyston Township.
Construction Official: Joe Butto
Available by Appointment
Building Subcode Official: Patrick Stefanelli
Available for Inspections on Monday & Wednesday
Electrical Subcode Official: Robert Schultz
Available for inspections Tuesday & Thursday
Plumbing Subcode Official: Bob Huber
Available for inspections on Wednesday
Fire Subcode Official: Joe Butto
Available for Inspections by Appointment
Office Contact: Linda Kelly
Administration Hours of Operation:
Monday through Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. | 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Inspections: Please call the office at 973-875-7195, option #2 for your inspection, Monday through Friday.. Do not leave inspection request on the answering machine.
Permit Pick-up: Permits may be picked up in the Wantage office during the hours listed above. We can accept cash or check, for payment. WE Do NOT ACCEPT DEBIT OR CREDIT CARDS.
The Building Department is responsible for enforcement of the NJ Uniform Construction Code.
Construction Permit Application Packet & Related Forms are available below if you are applying for a permit. Depending on your construction project will dictate which of the subcode technical sheets you will need.
Inspection Checklist (Black ink)
UCC-F 100 Construction Permit Application (Black ink)
UCC-F 110 Building Subcode Technical Section (Black ink)
UCC-F 120 Electrical Subcode Technical Section (Red ink)
UCC-F 130 Plumbing Subcode Technical Section (Blue ink)
UCC-F 140 Fire Subcode Technical Section (Red ink)
UCC-F 145 Mechanical Subcode Technical Section (Black Ink)
UCC-F 270 Application for Certificate (Black ink)
UCC-F 370 Chimney Verification for Replacement of Fuel –Fired Equipment (Black ink)
UCC-F 390 Framing Checklist (Black ink)
It is capable of holding water more than 24 inches in depth.Requirements for pools can be complicated you can pick up forms in the office or you can download them here.
It has more than 250 sq. ft surface area.
It has re-circulating filter.