Building Permits


Building permits are required for most construction or improvement projects. The City of Phillipsburg requires a building permit for all new construction or expansion of buildings (including additions, garages, decks, porches, etc.).

Permits may also be required for:
  • Plumbing and electrical construction
  • Fences
  • Sidewalks and driveways
  • Sheds or other accessory buildings
  • Permanent signs
If you have any questions about whether or not you project requires a permit, please call the City Office at (785) 543-5234.