Zoning Office

As of February 22, 2024, the Zoning Department has been moved back to East Amwell Township.

The Zoning Official is responsible for ensuring all construction within the township is in compliance with the East Amwell Township Land Development Ordinances.

Prior to issuance of any construction permits, zoning approval is required for any structure being located outside the existing building footprint.

Zoning Official - Tammy Scimone


908-782-8536, ext. 21

Office Hours - Tuesdays

5:30pm-7:30pm (No appointment necessary)

For a Zoning Permit Application, please click here.

To view the East Amwell Zoning Map, please click here.


Zoning Permits are generally required for most modifications on a property except for routine property maintenance operations. Common activities requiring Zoning Permits include:

  • Installing an Above or In Ground Pool
  • Constructing/Installing an Accessory Structure (Shed, Gazebo, Garage or Barn)
  • Installing/Replacing a Generator, A/C Condenser, Fuel Storage Tank
  • Installing a Fence
  • Installing a Solar Array, both Roof and Ground Mounted Systems
  • Installing a Patio, Walkway, Driveway or other Impervious Surface
  • Constructing a Finished Basement
  • Expanding/Modifying established uses within an existing Residence or Business
  • Changing a Use within an Existing Building / Tenant Space
  • Conducting a Temporary Activity (typically related to nonresidential uses and block parties)


Amwell Valley Bulk Regulations

Sourland Mountain Bulk Regulations

Village District Bulk Regulations

Local Business District Bulk Regulations

Highway and Office District Bulk Regulations

Zoning Map

2023 Tax Maps