Building Permit Applications

The Code Administration Department reviews all construction, zoning, drainage, fire prevention and use & occupancy permits for both residential and commercial properties as well as all other permits that may be required for a project.

Contractors are not required to register with the Township. 

Use and Occupancy is not required for residential resale.

Online permitting  for fences, re-roofs and sheds

West Whiteland Township is converting to an online permitting process. As we transition, select permits (noted below) can be completed and submitted online. For applications that are not yet online, complete the fillable PDF using the links below and submit via email to

You can pay for all permits online

Wondering if your residential project requires a permit? Check out the Residential Permit "Cheat Sheet" Chart. Please note, this is not an exhaustive list. If you do not see your project on the chart, please contact the Codes Department.

Residential Permit Applications

Commercial Permit Applications