The Borough contracts with Building Inspection Underwriters of PA, Inc. (BIU).
Contact: Phone (866)344-9681
Fax: (570) 969-9700
Please visit their website for information on building permits. Permit applications are also available in the Borough Office.
Permit applications must be reviewed by our Inspector (Lee Bautista) then submitted to the Borough with payment before permits can be issued.
BUILDING PERMITS - RENTAL INSPECTIONS
BIU - Building Inspection Underwriters of PA, Inc.
1010 Albright Avenue, Scranton, PA 18508
Building Inspector (BCO) Lee Bautista
To contact our building inspector, please call (866)344-9681
Permit applications are available on their website or at the borough office.
Occupancy permits are required for all residential rental units located in the Borough. The cost of an inspection performed by the BIU Inspector is $60 per unit. Inspections are required when a building changes ownership and/or when there is a change in tenancy.
Permit applications are available below or can be obtained at the borough office.
A dumpster permit is required if a dumpster is placed on a public road, see ordinance and application below.
Permits are required for door-to-door sales within the borough. Please see the ordinance below and the application.