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Building & Zoning

The Building and Zoning Department handles permits for builders, contractors, do-it-yourselfers, realtors, and landlords.

If you suspect a code violation, please report it. You may report an informal complaint via e-mail or telephone, but formal complaints must be in writing and cannot be anonymous. Download a complaint form or use report a concern


Building and Zoning Department
1622 N. Ridge Road
Perkasie, PA 18944
(215) 257-9156

Contractors & Do-it-Yourselfers

Before you begin any interior or exterior renovations or structural additions, including fences, pools, hot tubs, sheds and roofs, please check with East Rockhill Township to determine what zoning and building permits you need.

Selling or Buying a Home?

Re-sale Use and Occupancy Permits are required. Code violations determined by the township Building Code Official will need to be corrected before East Rockhill Township will issue a Use & Occupancy Permit for a new owner.

Building Something Out of the Ordinary?

Lawful, non-conforming uses or structures must be registered by the township. Check the Zoning Map and contact the Building & Zoning Department to determine what permits you will need.

Landlords—Register Your Tenants

Landlords are required to register tenants with the township annually. Tenant Identification Form.

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East Rockhill Township Building
1622 N. Ridge Road
Perkasie, PA 18944

Phone: (215) 257-9156

Administration Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.