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The Community Development department of Springfield Township includes all matters related to building and zoning, fire investigation and prevention, plumbing, code enforcement, and subdivision and land development. The Code Enforcement Officer / Fire Marshal is available Monday through Friday during normal business hours to discuss any building, zoning, subdivision and land development, code enforcement or fire prevention matters. Due to the many responsibilities of this position, it is recommended that you call to schedule an appointment before stopping by.
The Township Code Enforcement Inspector is also available Monday through Friday during normal business hours to discuss any building, plumbing or code enforcement related matters. The Code Enforcement Inspector spends a great deal of time performing field inspections to verify building construction and code enforcement complaints; It is therefore recommended that you contact the Code Enforcement Department in advance of your visit to ensure that an employee will be available to assist you.
Most Frequently Requested Forms:
An electrical permit is required for all new construction, renovations and repairs. The fee schedule is listed on page two of the application.
The 2017 Fee Schedule includes a comprehensive list of permit fees for building and plumbing permits, zoning petitions, and other miscellaneous fees charged by the Community Development Department.
The Statement of Certification form must be completed for all Real Estate transactions occurring in Springfield Township. The cost is $60.00 for residential properties and $120 for non-residential properties. Please allow a minimum of two weeks for the Township to complete all required inspections.