Borough Engineer

To leave a message or to schedule an appointment with the Engineer, please call 201-818-4400 x200.

Construction Permits

Some construction applications require Engineering review, including but not limited to:

New Construction.  New Single Family Residence Checklist
Additions that increase the building footprint more than 500 square feet.  Addition Checklist
In-ground pools. In-Ground Pool Checklist
Any site work that requires a soil disturbance greater than 50 cubic yards (see Soil Movement Permit Application below)

See Section 196 of the Borough Code for Engineering requirements for construction applications.

Soil Movement Permits

A soil movement permit is required for any soil disturbance greater than 50 cubic yards. See Section 225 of the Borough Code for application requirements.

Street Opening Permits

A street opening permit is required for any opening, tearing up, excavating, tunneling or boring under any street in the Borough of Allendale, including modifying or creating curb cuts for driveways. See Section 233 of the Borough Code for application requirements.

Sidewalk Permits

Residents are required to maintain the entire section of sidewalk along their property, as per Section 233-22 of the Borough Code.