What is the Uniform Construction Code?

The Uniform Construction Code is administrated by the Construction Official, and includes the Building, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire subcode officials and inspectors, which serve to enforce the various codes adopted by the Uniform Construction Code. Building permits are required for most projects in strict accordance with the requirements of the State of New Jersey Uniform Construction Code, N.J.A.C. 5:23.

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1. What is a building permit required for?
2. What happens if I am caught working without a permit?
3. How much do permits cost?
4. Will I be able to schedule an inspection the same day I make the request?
5. What if I have an old permit for which I never scheduled an inspection?
6. How do I obtain a building permit?
7. What does the Zoning Official do?
8. Do I Need Zoning Approval?
9. What is the Uniform Construction Code?