Building & Construction


Borough Hall remains closed until further notice. During the closure the Construction Office will  be performing inspections and processing permits. If you need an inspection for an existing permit, please contact Kim Ferrara at:  or Janet Doherty at  If you want to apply for a permit please mail or send via FedEx or UPS your application and plans to Borough Hall,111 Ridgedale Ave. Florham Park, N. J. 07932, Attention Building Department.

If you have any questions regarding Building or Zoning please see email addresses below. Thank You for your patience and cooperation at this time.


The New Jersey Uniform Construction Code and the Borough’s planning, zoning, and property maintenance codes and ordinances are administered by full-time and part-time officials who are licensed and/or certified by the State of New Jersey’s Department of Community Affairs.

This division is led by the Construction Official, Kevin Guilfoyle, who also serves as the Building Sub-code Official. Permits and General Information can be obtained by calling 973-410-5346. The Construction Official can be reached at 973-410-5352.

Kevin Guilfoyle, Code Administration
Construction Official

Janet Doherty, Zoning Officer & Technical Assistant to the Construction Official :

Kristin Linden, Admin. Assistant to the Construction Official:

Kim Ferrara, Admin. Assistant to the Construction Official:

Robert Smith, Electrical Sub-Code Official:

Raymond Keeley, Plumbing Sub-Code Official;

Joe Lotorto, Building Inspector;

James Fonzino, Fire Sub-Code Official;

William Kussler,Code Enforcement Officer; 973-410-5463

Permits, Inspection Requests and General Information 973-410-5346

Building/Construction Forms & Applications:

Air Conditioning Replacement Application

Building Subcode

Construction Permit Application

Deck Patio Permit Application

Demolition Application

Electrical Subcode

Fence Application

Fire Protection Subcode

Framing Checklist

Generator Applications

Inspection Notice

Mechanical Inspection

New Addition Permit Application

Plumbing Subcode

POD Application

Pool and Hot Tub Permit Application

Sheds Under 200 SF

Sheds Over 200 SF

Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Plan for Demolition

Temporary Pool Application

Zoning Application

Zoning Sign Permit Application