For the protection of the public health, safety and welfare the Borough of Lehighton has adopted the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code. Persons who are planning any home improvement project should call the Zoning Officer/Building Inspector's Office to ask whether a Building and/or Zoning permit is required. Permit application may be obtained at the Borough Office.
Zoning/Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: 610-377-4002 ext. 219
2016 Fee Schedule | ( Download.pdf )
Subdivision and Land Development
Ordinance | ( Download.pdf )
Zoning Ordinance | ( Download .pdf )
Zoning Map | ( Download .pdf )
Forms can be found on the Forms and Permits page.
Required for but not limited to the following items:
New construction, alteration additions to structures roofs fences porches garages decks parking pads and driveways retaining walls in-ground and above ground pools storage sheds and all signs.