Zoning

General Info

John Battisti
Zoning Officer
(732) 244-7400 ext. 1254
zoning@twp.berkeley.nj.us

All Land Use Ordinances can be found online at:
http://clerkshq.com/default.ashx?clientsite=Berkeley-nj

Adopted Zoning Map

Zoning Permits and Procedures

When required:

Application shall first be made to the Zoning Officer for issuance of a zoning permit by any person wishing to undertake any of the following:

  1. Subdivision of land.
  2. Construct a new building or structure.
  3. Add to or structurally alter any existing building.
  4. Change the use on any land or within any building or structure.
  5. Any expansion of the total number of employees, number of employees in any shift or the number of vehicles to be stored or parked on the site exceeding fifteen (15%) percent of the amount existing at the time of passage of this chapter or as set forth at the time of a previous site plan approval.
  6. Construct, add to or alter any parking area, signs, lighting, drainage facility or any other site improvement above and/or below ground level.
  7. Alter the existing condition of any parcel of land.

Click here for the Application for a Zoning Permit and instructions.