The Municipal Land Use Law, N.J.S.A.40:55D, is the State Statute that regulates land use in the State of New Jersey. The Zoning Officer is responsible for the enforcement of this statute, as well as the enforcement of local zoning ordinances adopted by the Township Committee.
When considering changes to your property in Holland Township, you will most likely require both zoning and construction permits. Below is a general outline regarding when a permit from the zoning officer is required and how to obtain one.
This is not an inclusive list. If the work you plan on doing is not listed above,
it is your responsibility to contact the Zoning Officer to be ascertain if a permit is required. Please call to schedule an appointment to receive a zoning permit.
Holland Township does not have Zoning Applications. Zoning permits are issued through appointment only with the Zoning Officer. The following items are required to obtain a zoning permit for accessory uses:
The Following items are required to obtain a construction permit:
A Zoning permit
Hunterdon County Board of Health Construction Referral Form
Survey and sealed plans
Building jacket and permits completed
Please note that construction permits are picked up and paid for at:
N.J. Bureau of Code Enforcement
171 Route 173, Suite 107
Asbury, NJ 08802
Phone: (908) 713-0722
Fax: (908) 713-0995
CODE VIOLATION COMPLAINT FORM
The Code Violation Complaint form may be submitted directly to the Zoning Officer during her office hours, to the Municipal Clerk's Office, or you may mail/email the form to the Zoning Officer.
Holland Township Code Violation Form
INFORMATION FOR HOME SELLERS, RENTORS AND POTENTIAL HOME BUYERS
Holland Township requires that you obtain a Continued Certificate of Occupany (CCO) prior to selling, renting or buying a home. The fee is $75.00 checks made payable to the Township of Holland. Please contact the Zoning Officer TWO weeks prior to closing to arrange for an inspection.
The following items will be required to be in the appropriate location and working at time of inspection, if a second inspection is required a second fee of $75.00 shall be paid to the Township of Holland.
Smoke & Carbon Monoxide Detectors & Fire Extinguishers
No Attempt will be made by this inspection to examine the Septic, Sewage Disposal, Well, Plumbing, Electric, or other systems of the property or the construction of any structure on it.