On January 3, 2023, the Bethel Township Board of Supervisors adopted Resolution 2023-05 which identifies a fee schedule associated with permits and applications. You may view the Resolution by following the link below.

Bethel Township Fee Schedule

Commercial or Residential rental properties require a permit per Ordinance No. 187: Rental property.


Every contractor is required to register with Bethel Township per Ordinance No. 164.  The license is valid for one (1) year and must be submitted with a Certificate of Liability Insurance listing Bethel Township as the policy holder.


Permits applications may be viewed, downloaded, printed, and completed by following the appropriate links below. Completed documents with the associated fee may be delivered by mail or in person to the township office during business hours.  After hours, a secured drop-box is located to the left of the office doors.

Permit Requirements

Inspections can be scheduled for Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
For additional inquiries:
Phone: (610) 459-1529 x2

All Land Disturbance Permits, Conditional Use Applications, Zoning Amendments, and Subdivision and Land Development Applications must also complete the Reimbursement Agreement below:
General Information
Township Engineer
Matt Houtmann
Code Official
Barbara Cooper
Code Secretary
Dolores Ciesielka
1092 Bethel Road
Garnet Valley,

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