Certificate of Occupancy Information
For new single family home once all final inspections have been performed and approved, and all necessary documentation received when applicable (i.e. Engineering, Bergen County Soil, Home Owner Warranty, Shade Tree Approval, Final COAH payment is received etc.), you must submit the (purple form) Application for Certificate. Please be sure to complete all areas on the form and return it to the building department.
Occupancy without a certificate is a violation of the U.C.C. and subject to a penalty up to $2,000.