Snyder County Municipalities

STEP 2: Building Permit

All municipalities in Snyder County have adopted the PA Act 45 Building Code.

Building permits will not be issued until all zoning requirements have been satisfied.

In addition to zoning permits you may require:

For more details about how to file for a building permit, visit the CK-COG Building Permits Page.

STEP3: Inspection

The Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code requires mandated inspections for all construction for which a permit is issued. Multiple inspections may be required for one project and will need to be scheduled by the permit holder at set times during the construction process.

Visit our inspections page for more information.

STEP 1: Zoning

Click on the municipality to find the zoning requirements and other local requirements needed prior to being issued a building permit for your project.

If no Zoning Officer is listed for your municipality, please contact the County Planning Department.

County Planning Department

Snyder County Office of Planning

Snyder County Courthouse
P.O. Box 217
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 837-4257
Fax: (570) 837-4345

Adams Township

Township approval is required in Adams Township.

For more information contact:

Adams Township
354 Timber Rd.
Beavertown, PA 17813

Phone: (570) 658-3201
Phone: (570) 658-3201
adamstwsp@gmail.com

Beavertown Borough

No zoning permit is required in Beavertown Borough.

For more information contact:

Beavertown Borough Office
P.O. Box 268
111 West Walnut St.
Beavertown, PA 17813-0268

Phone: (570) 658-2482
Fax: (570) 658-8311
beavertownboro@verizon.net

Rental Property Forms:

Beaver Township

No zoning permit is required in Beaver Township.

For more information contact:

Beaver Township Office
762 Sheep Hill Road
Beavertown, PA 17813

Phone: (570) 658-7551

Beavertownboro@ptd.net

Center Township

No zoning is required in Center Township.

Setbacks and driveway permits required.

For more information contact:

Teresa Hibbs

Center Township Mun. Bldg.
374 Troxelville Rd.
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 837-2692
Phone: (570) 837-2682
Phone: (570) 837-2287
www.sny-centertwp.org

Chapman Township

No zoning permit is required in Chapman Township.

For more information contact:

Chapman Township
759 Old Trail Rd.
Port Trevorton, PA 17864

Phone: (570) 374-4078
secretary@chapmantownship.com

Franklin Township

A driveway permit and township approval is required in Franklin Township.

For more information contact:

Paula Snook
franklintownship@verizon.net

Franklin Township
384 Greenhouse Rd.
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 837-1725
Fax: (570) 837-1332

Freeburg Borough

Township approval is required in Freeburg Borough.

For more information about zoning contact:

Timothy Carter
freeburgborough@juno.com

Freeburg Borough
P.O. Box 308
Freeburg, PA 17827

Phone: (570) 374-0508
Phone: (570) 765-5489
Phone: (570) 837-7314

Jackson Township

A driveway permit and township approval is required in Jackson Township.

For more information contact:

Susan Straub

Jackson Twp Mun. Bldg.
57 Municipal Road
Winfield, PA 17889

Phone: (570) 374-4643
Phone: (570) 374-7378
Fax: (570) 374-7378

McClure Borough

A zoning permit is not required in McClure Borough.

For more information contact:

McClure Borough Office
PO Box 407 / One Forbes St.
McClure, PA 17841

Phone: (570) 658-8006

Middleburg Borough

A zoning permit is required in Middleburg Borough.

For more information contact:

Virgina Zeiber
middleburg@snydercounty.org

Middleburg Borough Office
13 N. Main Street
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 837-2533
Fax: (570) 837-1729

Middlecreek Township

Prior township approval is required in Middlecreek Township.

For more information contact:

Jane Kessler

Middlecreek Township Bldg.
80 Globe Mills Road
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 837-0491
Fax: (570) 837-0681

Monroe Township

A zoning permit is required in Monroe Township.

For more information contact:

Rick Bailey
monroetwp@verizon.net

Monroe Twp. Mun. Bldg.
39 Municipal Drive
Selinsgrove,  PA  17870

Phone: (570) 743-7057 X 2
Phone: (570) 743-7057
Fax: (570) 743-6879

Penn Township

A zoning permit is required in Penn Township.

For more information contact:

Ray Cerezo
www.penn-township.net

Penn Township Mun. Bldg.
228 Clifford Road
Selinsgrove, PA  17870

Phone: (570) 374-0624
Phone: (570) 374-4778
Fax: (570) 374-4931

Perry Township

A zoning permit is not required in Perry Township.

For more information contact:

Perry Township Mun. Bldg.
18 Hoffman Hill Rd.
Mt. Pleasant Mills, PA  17853

Phone: (570) 539-4784
Phone: (570) 539-4787
Fax: (570) 539-2066
www.perrytownship.org

Selinsgrove Borough

A zoning permit is required in Selinsgrove Borough.

For more information contact:

Paul Williams
www.selinsgrove.org

Selinsgrove Borough Office
One North High St.
P.O. Box 34
Selinsgrove, PA 17870

Phone: (570) 374-2311
Fax: (570) 374-8902

Rental Property Forms:

Shamokin Dam Borough

A zoning permit is required in Shamokin Dam Borough.

For more information contact:

Ed Hovenstien

Shamokin Dam Borough Office
P.O. Box 273
Shamokin Dam, PA 17876

Phone: (570) 743-7565
Phone: (570) 743-7910
Fax: (570) 743-4102
www.shamokindam.net

Spring Township

Prior approval by the township is required in Spring Township.

For more information contact:

Deborah Browne
office@springtwpsnyderco.com

Spring Township Mun. Bldg.
PO Box 12 / 80 Railroad Ave.
Beaver Springs, PA 17812

Phone: (570) 658-7234

Washington Township

A driveway permit is required in Washington Township.

For more information contact:

Randall Kissinger

Washington Twp Mun Bldg.
1829 Red Bank Rd.
Middleburg, PA 17842

Phone: (570) 374-9153
Phone: (570) 539-8768

West Beaver Township

A zoning permit is not required in West Beaver Township.

For more information contact:

West Beaver Township
4682 Ridge Road
Beaver Springs, PA 17812

Phone: (570) 658-7605
westbeavertwp@earthlink.net

West Perry Township

A driveway permit is required in West Perry Township.

For more information contact:

West Perry Township
1455 Ridge Rd.
Richfield, PA 17086

Phone: (570) 539-8618