Code Inspection Inc. Program

 New Building Inspection Program

Schwenksville Borough is pleased to announce that Code Inspection Inc. (CI) of Horsham PA is now the  UCC Code Inspection Services provider for Schwenksville Borough.   Tom Heisner has been assigned to service Schwenksville Borough for all Plan Reviews, Permitting and Inspections relating to the Building Codes of Schwenksville Borough.  Code Inspections Inc. will also provide Zoning and Property Maintenance review and enforcement services on an as-need basis.   This change was effective July 10th 2015.

Office Hours:

Tom will have a dedicated office hour on Thursdays from 9:00 AM to 10 AM.  During this hour, and additional time as needed, Tom will meet with applicants by appointment, pick up permit applications filed with the Borough, issue permits, return phone calls and meet with staff regarding open permits.  Call 1-800-288-2633 to schedule an appointment with Tom Heisner. Or stop by if you don’t mind waiting your turn.

Permit Applications:

All Permit Applications for Construction, Rental Inspections, Re-Sale Inspections, Change In Tenancy, or signs; as well as zoning, stormwater mgt., Road Opening/Sidewalk Replacement etc. should still be filed with Schwenksville Borough.  Forms and applications are listed below or are accessible from a link listed under “I want to” on the left side of this home page”.  The Construction Permit shall be used for New Construction, Renovations, Alterations, Electrical, Plumbing and Mechanical Permits.  An application for a commercial or accessible plan review is also available.   More information and guidelines are available at http://www.codeinspectionsinc.com/inspection.php.    The New 2015 FEE SCHEDULE is available here.  Checks made payable to SCHWENKSVILLE BOROUGH may be submitted through the Borough when the permit application is dropped off or when the permit is issued;   All other permits are made payable to Schwenksville Borough as indicated below.

Inspection Hours. 

Primary inspections hours in Schwenksville Borough will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings.  All other inspection times will be accommodated as able with sufficient notice.   Inspections with Tom Heisner should be scheduled by calling Borough Hall at 610-287-7442 or by emailing gail@schwenksville-pa.org.   You can also call CI 1-800-288-2633 if you are unable to reach Borough Staff.

Permit Applications

Code_Inspections_Application for New Construction, Renovations, Alterations, Plumbing, Mechanical and Electrical improvements.  Checks made payable to SCHWENKSVILLE BOROUGH.

PlanReviewApplication for non-residential and accessibility projects.  SCHWENKSSVILLE BOROUGH.

Rental Unit U&O Permit ApplicationFor Rental Inspections for Change in Tenant Commercial or Residential ,  Checks ($85 Residential and $100.00 Commercial) made payable to SCHWENKSVILLE BOROUGH

Residential Property Transfer Application For Residential properties scheduled for transfer

Commercial Property Transfer Application – For Change in ownership of a Commercial Property, or change in ownership of a Commercial Business

TEMPORARY OCCUPANCY PERMIT

Tenant Registration–  Tenant Registration is required Annually and is $25 per rental unit

Zoning Permit Application – For Pools, hot-tubs, Fences, new retaining walls, Sheds, Decks, patios, Driveways, New Construction, Change In Use, Signs, Balconies and awnings etc. .  Checks ($60 Residential, $100 commercial) made payable to Schwenksville Borough.

ZONING SAMPLE SITE (Plot) Plan for Zoning Permit – An example of the type of detail required to be submitted with all Zoning permits other than Change in Use.

All other applications please inquire with Schwenksville Borough at 610-287-7442.

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Schwenksville Borough
140 Main Street
Schwenksville, PA 19473
(610) 287-7442 Phone
(610) 287-8098 Fax

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Friday 9 AM- 2 PM

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