Building & Code

Property Maintenance

Bethel Township residents are required to maintain their property in accordance with the ordinance listed below. Please open link for details.
Ordinance 176 (PDF)

Building Requirements

A Building Permit is required for new construction, interior and exterior renovations, replacement construction, and all additions. 

Pools, temporary or permanent, require a permit and a fence.

For specific permit requirements open the following link: Permit requirements (PDF)

Permit Fees

On May 14, 2019, the Bethel Township Board of Supervisors adopted Resolution 2019-10 which identifies a fee schedule associated with permits and applications. You may view the Resolution by following the link below.

Bethel Township Fee Schedule (PDF)

For questions or additional information, please contact the Code Enforcement office at 610-459-1529, ext. 4 for details.

Current Zoning Map

View the Bethel Township Zoning Map.

Code Documents/Permits

Code Documents 

General Information
Township Engineer
Matt Houtmann
Code Secretary
Dolores Ciesielka
Code Official
Justin Basht
1092 Bethel Road
Garnet Valley,

Monday - Friday
9:00am - 3:00pm