Derek Bridger, Zoning Officer, Asst. HPC Office
Claudia Ceballos, Zoning Admin. Coordinator
400 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08540
Monday - Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
The Zoning Department reviews proposed buildings (structures), subdivisions, site plans, signs and flats for compliance with the zoning ordinance, and issues zoning, sign and flat permits. The administration of the Zoning Board of Adjustment is the responsibility of this department. The Zoning Board has the state mandate for review of applications for bulk variances for single family homes, and site plans and subdivisions for use or density variances.
Please contact the Zoning Department for Zoning District information.
The Zoning Permit forms have changed, please disregard any old forms you have and ONLY use the new forms that have been posted.
- When do I need a Zoning Permit?
Zoning permits shall be required for the erection, construction or alteration of any structure, part of structure or any parking place or area.
Business signs require a zoning permit.
Examples of projects requiring a zoning permit include but are not limited to: new building, alteration or addition to an existing building, paving of driveways and parking areas, expansion of parking/driveway areas, decks, patios, porches (covered or open), air conditioning condensers, generator, solar panels, swimming pools, sheds, fences, gazebos and business signs.
- Zoning Permit Applications
- Zoning Board of Adjustment