Glen Ridge

Zoning Compliance & Smoke Certificate Requirements

The following items are required to be installed according to the manufacturers' installation instructions and MUST be in working order prior to the inspection.

  • Smoke detector on every floor.
  • Carbon monoxide detectors 10 feet from every sleeping area.
  • Fire Extinguisher visibly mounted within 10 feet of the kitchen.
    (2 - 5 pound extinguisher mounted 42-48 inches off the ground measured from the top of the extinguisher)

**Please contact the Building Department at 973-748-8400 x 233 to schedule an appointment. ONLY THE CURRENT OWNER OF THE PROPERTY MAY SET UP THE INSPECTION. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Inspections are performed on Tuesdays and Thursdays only.

All building permits must have passed final inspections prior to scheduling the inspection. Any work done without permits shall be subject to a fine and permits must be obtained.

The fee for the inspection is $100.00 payable by cash or check made to the Borough of Glen Ridge.