Essex County Zoning (New Jersey)

The Essex County Building Department ensures the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing building codes and zoning rules in Essex County, NJ. As part of this process, the Building Departments maintain records on Essex County zoning requirements and regulations, and they typically also check building plans to make sure they meet zoning rules and keep records on approved and rejected building and renovation plans. Building Department records may include Essex County zoning maps, building plans, and compliance reports on any violations of zoning laws. Essex County zoning information may be available on the Building Department website.

Belleville Zoning Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Zoning Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza, # 203 07003 973-680-4012

Caldwell Building Department Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Caldwell Zoning Caldwell NJ 141 Gould Avenue 07006 973-228-6415

East Orange Planning Department East Orange NJ 44 City Hall Plaza 07017 973-266-5140

Fairfield Township Building Department Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2730

Fairfield Township Zoning Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2729

Glen Ridge Building Department Glen Ridge NJ 825 Bloomfield Avenue 07028 973-748-8444

Irvington Building Department Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square, Ste 3 07111 973-399-6690

Irvington Township Zoning Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-5822

Livingston Building Department Livingston NJ 204 Hillside Avenue 07039 973-535-7961

Livingston Permits Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7953

Millburn Zoning Millburn NJ 375 Millburn Ave 07041 973-564-7055

Montclair Zoning Montclair NJ 205 Claremont Avenue 07042 973-509-4945

New Jersey State Permits Newark NJ 60 Park Place, Ste 1200 07102 609-648-2107

Newark Building Department Newark NJ 920 Broad Street, Ste B23 07102 973-733-6421

Newark Permits Newark NJ 920 Broad Street, Ste B13 07102 973-733-3957

Newark Planning Department Newark NJ 1010 18th Avenue 07106 973-733-7516

Nutley Building Department Nutley NJ 1 Kennedy Drive 07110 973-284-4951

Orange Zoning City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street, # 205 07050 973-266-4001

Roseland Building Department Roseland NJ 300 Eagle Rock Avenue 07068 973-226-6565

Verona Zoning Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4835

West Orange Permits West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4120

West Orange Planning Department West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4110

West Orange Zoning West Orange NJ 66 Main Street 07052 973-325-4119

The Essex County Clerk's Office maintains important documents for a county or local government, which can include records related to zoning in Essex County, New Jersey. These records, such as Essex County zoning maps and parcel maps, can show the zoning lines in a community, and they can also include zoning regulations and violations of zoning rules. Essex County Clerk Offices may also house building plans or renovation plans that have been approved based on zoning rules. Essex County zoning information is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.

Belleville Township Clerk Belleville NJ 152 Washington Avenue, Ste 1 07109 973-450-3410

Bloomfield Township Clerk Bloomfield NJ 1 Municipal Plaza 07003 973-680-4015

Caldwell Clerk Caldwell NJ 1 Provost Square 07006 973-403-4626

Essex County Clerk Newark NJ 465 Doctor Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard 07102 973-621-4921

Essex Fells Borough Clerk Essex Fells NJ 255 Roseland Avenue 07021 973-226-3400

Fairfield Clerk Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2715

Irvington Clerk Irvington NJ 1 Civic Square 07111 973-399-6677

Livingston Clerk Livingston NJ 357 South Livingston Avenue 07039 973-535-7965

Millburn Clerk Millburn NJ 435 Essex St 07041 973-564-7065

Nutley Town Clerk Nutley NJ 1 Kennedy Drive 07110 973-284-4955

Orange City Clerk City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street 07050 973-266-4000

Verona Township Clerk Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4772


The Essex County Code Enforcement Office ensures compliance with codes, including zoning codes, as well as other rules and regulations in Essex County, NJ. They are responsible for enforcing Essex County zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the zoning rules and regulations as well as reports of Essex County code violations from complaints or inspections. Code Enforcement Offices in Essex County investigate potential violations and keep records of zoning problems. They may also keep Essex County abatement records. Essex County zoning information may be available through the Code Enforcement Office website.

Fairfield Township Code Enforcement Fairfield NJ 230 Fairfield Road 07004 973-882-2729

Newark Code Enforcement Newark NJ 31 Green Street 07102 973-733-6471

Orange Code Enforcement City of Orange NJ 29 North Day Street, 205 07050 973-266-4092

Verona Township Construction Code Enforcement Verona NJ 880 Bloomfield Avenue 07044 973-857-4834