Demolition Permits

Instructions & Requirements For Demolition Permits



Borough of Madison


  1. Complete the permit applications & manila folder & Check the box for demolition.
  2. Include the estimated cost for the demolition.
  3. Obtain & submit with the application package the ollowing utility certifications for shut-offs:
    a. Madison water co. (973) 593-3092, Debiasses@rosenet.Org
    b. Madison electric (973) 966-7330, Pianom@rosenet.org
    c. Gas – pse&g (application on-line), Demolition@pseg.com
    d. Sewer line cap (973) 593-3088, Vito luppino
  4. Invoice copy or certification from exterminator for rodent baiting.
  5. Copy of written notification of demolition with proposed date to property owners abutting the
    Site/lot.
  6. Asbestos abatement certification.
Note: The Borough of Madison Police & Fire Departments appreciate the use of structures slated for demolition for the purpose of drills. Please contact the following if you are interested in providing your structure for this purpose. Madison Police Dept. (973) 593-3010 Madison Fire Dept. (973) 593-3068.

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Borough of Chatham


  1. Complete the permit applications & manila folder & check the box for demolition.
  2. Include the estimated cost for the demolition.
  3. Obtain & submit with the application package
    The following utility certifications for shutoffs:
    a.Water – borough of chatham utilities division for sewer & water disconnects:
      973-635-0674
    b. Electric – jersey central power and light: 908-608-5000
    c. Gas – pse&g (application on-line) Demolition@pseg.com
  4. Invoice copy or certification from exterminator for rodent baiting.
  5. Copy of written notification of demolition with proposed date to property owners abutting the site/lot.
  6. Asbestos abatement certification.