Construction Office

All City of Bordentown permits for construction, building, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection are issued by the State of New Jersey, Department of Community Affairs Building Inspectors and Officials.

Building Office Hours: Monday and Friday, 8:30 am – 11:00 am.
Building Inspectors and Officials Phone Number: 609-291–9331.
Building Inspectors and Officials Hammonton Office Phone Number: 609-567-3653

For OPRA Records Requests, please e-mail: and

Official permit applications are available for pick-up at City Hall during regular City Hall hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. You must complete and submit official permit applications to the Building Office for review.

View examples of the permit applications below for reference only:

Public Service Electric & Gas Underground Utilities suggest you “Call Before You Dig” Doing this alerts all Utilities to mark their underground lines to avoid being hit when you dig.

PSE&G Call Before You Dig
Damage Prevent Guidelines
Wallet Card For Color Code of Marking Underground Utility Lines and Timeframe for Markouts
Important Safety Information Natural Gas – English
Important Safety Information Natural Gas -Spanish
Link to PSEG safety content – Poster – 1.6.20 MB