Monday - Friday
8:00 - 4:30
379 South Branch Road
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Building Department

Construction Official


Subcode Officials

Building Subcode Official
Assistant Building Subcode 
Electrical Subcode Official
Fire Subcode Official
Plumbing/Mechanical Subcode Official

Mission Statement

To ensure the health, safety and welfare of the public, through proper administration of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code, conducted in a courteous and professional manner.
The Building Department is here to assist the public, contractors, and design professionals by providing quality service that is knowledgeable, efficient, comprehensive, and helpful. The department effectively promotes and provides professional plan review, permitting, and inspections of proposed or ongoing construction projects in the community. Navigating the code books and required construction documents may feel cumbersome but this office is here to help guide the community through the process. This department is entrusted with the responsibility to promote code awareness and expertise, assuring building safety and code compliance for the residents.

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Department Hours

M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesdays Until 7:00 pm

Inspection Hours

Building Inspection
Monday - Friday 8 AM - 3 PM
Saturday 8 AM - 12 PM
For additional forms and helpful guidance please click on the forms/document links. If you are having trouble finding what you need please contact our staff for additional information

COVID-19 Operating Procedures

How do I stay current on the Building Departments procedure of operations during the COVID-19 outbreak?

Please, check the Hillsborough Township Website daily to receive the most current procedure updates. In addition, you can sign up on the Township Website to receive E-news bulletins for updates as they develop.

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