Contractor Registration

Registration Requirements
Only contractors who are registered with the township may obtain building permits to perform work in Whitemarsh Township. Contractors must be able to show proof of workers' compensation insurance, designating Whitemarsh Township as a certificate holder. Contractors who are self-employed or meet the criteria outlined in the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Law for exemption from providing Workers' Compensation should fill out the Workers Compensation Exemption Form.

Registration Fees
Contractors who are registered with the state must also register with the township. There are no fees to register except for plumbers, who have a $50 registration fee. Master Plumbers must also be able to provide proof from the institution or municipality which certified them as master plumbers. Journeymen plumbers must be able to list the name of the master plumber for whom they work.

Contact Us

  1. Whitemarsh Township Building & Permits

    616 Germantown Pike
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444

    Ph: 610-825-3535
    Fx: 610-825-6252


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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Planning & Zoning

  1. For information related to Planning & Zoning such as 
    • Use & Occupancy
    • New Construction
    • Subdivision & Land Development
    • Zoning Districts, 
    • Conditional Use
    • Zoning Hearing Board and more
    Visit the Township Planning & Zoning Department page.