Building & Code Enforcement

2-10 North Van Brunt Street
Englewood, NJ 07631
Phone:(201) 871-6642, 201-871-6643  Fax: (201) 816-8018

Office Hours

The Building Department is open to the public Monday through Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm.

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Construction Official Walter Deptuch
Building Inspector Michael Daley
Plumbing Sub-Code Official Joe Lamastra
Electrical Sub-Code Official George Pedersen
Fire Sub-Code Official James DiMaria
Zoning Official Wayne Scott
Housing & Property Maintenance Supervisor Sue Amin
Housing & Property Maintenance Inspector Eric Dolphy
Elevator Sub-Code Official Joe Delgrasso 201-437-6327
Technical Assistant Fern Cauthen
Technical Assistant

Ericka Figueroa


Administrative Assistant
Sophia Lawson
 Land Use Administrator
(Board of Adjustment & Planning Board)

Tina Evans


All Inspectors are available Monday thru Friday. Call Inspectors directly to schedule appointments. Leave a message if they are not available and they should return your call within 24 hours.

Requirements for Inspections

  • Responsible Person Present
  • Approved Plans on Site

Building Regulations

Permit applications for building, electrical, fire and plumbing construction must be submitted to the Division of Building Regulations to ensure they meet State and local building codes. Englewood uses the State of New Jersey permit applications for these subcodes.

UCC applications for the following subcodes:

  • Building
  • Electrical
  • Fire
  • Elevator
  • Plumbing

All home improvement contractors must register with the State of New Jersey.

CCO Letter to Sellers and Real Estate Agents

Code Enforcement

The Division of Code Enforcement is responsible for ensuring compliance with local and State building codes.

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