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Construction Department

Robert A. Kairys
Construction Official, Fire Sub-Code Official, Zoning Officer

Michael Golon
Housing Official

Gabe Fiore
Property Maintenance

Lori Fischer
Technical Assistant to Construction Official

Phone: 201-955-5655 / Fax: 201-998-9284


The Construction Office is open Monday – Friday from 8:30am – 4:00pm

Construction Dept. Inspection Dates & Times

  • Construction Code Official, Fire Sub-Code Official, Fire Official Monday-Friday 8:30am-4pm
  • Building Sub-Code Inspector Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 11am-1pm
  • Electrical Sub-Code Inspector Tuesday and Thursday 1pm-4pm
  • Plumbing Sub-Code Inspector Monday and Wednesday 8am-10am


  • Application for a Variation
  • Building Subcode Technical Section
  • Certification in Lieu of Oath
  • Construction Permit Application
  • Container Permit
  • Contractor License
  • Electrical Subcode
  • Elevator Subcode
  • Fire Protection Subcode
  • Instructions for Applying for a Variance
  • North Arlington Uniform Construction Code
  • Plumbing Subcode
  • Prior Approvals Checklist

Construction Permits are needed for the following type of work:

(if your work is not listed please call for verification)

  • New Buildings
  • Additions
  • Renovations Interior/Exterior
  • Demolition
  • Finishing an Attic
  • New Furnaces
  • Kitchen Renovations
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathroom Renovations
  • New Driveways
  • Enclosing a Porch
  • Fire Places
  • Decks Sheds
  • Fences Boilers
  • H.V.A.C Aprons
  • New Siding
  • Finishing a Basement
  • Swimming Pools
  • Replacing a Roof
  • Water Heaters
  • Heating Systems
  • Resurfacing
  • Electrical Systems
  • Low Voltage System
  • Garages
  • Plumbing Systems
  • Ventilation
  • Public Sidewalks

Fees are established depending on several variables. Please call or stop in for exact amounts.