Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


54 Fairmount Avenue 
Chatham, NJ

Permitting & development

 CCO Information

The application process time for CCO applications is two-three weeks from the date the application is submitted not including time and time of inspection. 

▪ All CCO application require ALL open permits to closed and ALL utilities to be current. 
▪ Once all permits are closed and utilities are current, the inspection will be schedule. 
▪ The Certificate of Continued Occupancy (CCO) will be issued at the time the Clerk’s Office has received the completed & signed inspection checklist and proof that all construction permits have been closed.

CCO inspections are handled by 

Anthony Farfalla
973-635-0674 ext.210 


Department Hours

8am - 4pm

Monday - Friday

 Construction Information

The Madison Building Department handles the processing & issuance of building and construction permits for Chatham Borough property owners and their contractors and schedules all subcode inspections.


CHATHAM BOROUGH property owners can check the status of their construction permits 24/7 on the Construction Permit Portal. [First-time users must register and create an account]


Zoning Information


Inquiries concerning zoning and land disturbance matters, including reviews for signage, fences, driveways, patios and sheds, building height, lot coverage, building setbacks & bulk requirements and for zoning permits, are handled by the Chatham Borough Zoning office.

Glen Turi, Zoning Official  973-635-0674 x 270 


Melanie Politi - Assistant 973-635-0674 x 231