Fill in all fields pertaining to the appropriate Permit Type and specify all property, owner and occupant (if applicable) details prior to submitting this application.
Please review the Certification agreement and click 'Submit'. Upon submission, a reference number will be provided and a confirmation email will be sent to you. Please retain the reference number for your records.
Failure to complete the application in its entirety will result in a delay in the issuance of your certificate(s). Your inspection date and time will be scheduled upon submission and review of your application and receipt of fee payment(s). Upon completion of a satisfactory inspection, your certificate(s) will be issued to the owner of the premises inspected.
This inspection does not take the place of a yearly inspection should your home be subject to one. The Smoke Detector Compliance inspection is mandated by the State of New Jersey, Division of Fire Safety and not the Borough.
Each time you change tenants or sell your home you must apply for a new Certificate of Occupancy and Smoke Detector Compliance Certificate using this form.
Should you fail to keep your inspection date and time, you are subject to repay prior to receiving another inspection date.
You can pay your Application Fee from the comfort of your home or office by using our online payment service. Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Discover, American Express or Visa. A per transaction service fee of 2.65% or $3.00 minimum will be charged by the payment processing company for this service.
The Borough of Lodi will also start accepting electronic check payments using our online payment service. Payments will be charged to your checking or savings account at your bank. You will need your 9-digit routing number, as well as your account number from your personal checks. A per transaction service fee of $1.50 will be charged by the payment processing company for this service. IMPORTANT: When Payment Options appears, click on the 'Switch to Pay with Check' link and then continue entering your information.
You will be sent instructions on how to use this payment feature once your application is reviewed.