Monday - Friday
8:30 - 4:30
166 Mine Brook Rd


The Construction Office is responsible for assuring compliance with the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code. We provide construction permit review and inspection services for Building, Electrical, Plumbing & Fire Protection systems during new construction and rehabilitation of existing structures.

For information on the State of New Jersey Department of Community Affairs, Division of Codes and Standards, you can review the requirements and forms online at their website.

There are sample guides and requirements available for various types of construction and renovations. Please refer to the list below for the available guides:

Please refer to the Construction section of our Online Forms Page to download permits and applications.

What is a Construction Permit required for?

A construction permit is required for everything that is not considered an ordinary repair or maintenance. Permits are required for finishing basements, decks, raised patios, swimming pools, renovating bathrooms & kitchens, water heaters, sheds, gazebos, new electrical wiring and new plumbing installations (this list is not all inclusive please contact us with any questions).

Contact Us

1 Anderson Hill Rd., Suite 103, 
Bernardsville, NJ 07924

Mon-Fri: 8:30am - 4:30pm

at the SDL Portal

Email: permits@bernardsville.gov

Phone: 908-766-3850

Fax: 908-766-1315


Construction Official/ Electrical Subcode
Chris Diacik

908-766-3850, Ext.143

Technical Assistant
Michael Mastro
908-766-3850, Ext.158

Building Subcode
Rob Rosendale
908-766-3850, Ext.255

Plumbing Subcode
Brady Driscoll
908-766-3850, Ext.256

Fire Subcode
Dennis Bettler
908-766-3850, Ext.257