Administrative Office

290 South Duffy RoadHours: Monday - Friday
Butler, PA 160018:30am to 4:30pm
Phone: (724) 283-3430Fax: (724) 282-2142


Butler Township Applications

Accessory Zoning Permit Package A Zoning Permit is required for all accessory structures under 1,000 sq.ft, retaining walls less than 4 feet high, and fences under 6 feet high.
Building Code Appeal Form
Burglar Alarm Application Letter All alarm systems in Butler Township, whether commercial or residential, are required to have a permit through the Butler Township Police Department.
Business Alarm Device Application
Business Contact Form
Residence Alarm Device Application
Application For Certificate of Occupancy
Change of Mailing Address Form For Property Taxes
Change of Zoning Application
Commercial Building Permit Application Also known as a Non-Residential Building Permit Application – Complete this packet if you are constructing a new building.
Commercial Building Permit Application –  Small Projects Complete this application if you are doing upgrades or repairs to existing structures.
Conditional Use Application
Demolition Permit Package
Electrical Service or Upgrade Application
Employment Application
Fire Fighter Application  
Grading Permit Application
House Check Form As a service to residents, the Butler Township Police Department will check your house if you will be away for an extended period of time.
Land Development Application & Checklist
Mechanical Device Form  A license is required for any premises where coin-operated, mechanical and/or electronic devices, for the playing of games and amusements or juke box or similar device which provides for the playing of music is in use.  Please submit this application to the Township Secretary.
Minor Land Development Application
Non Residential Building Permit Application Also known as Commercial Building Permit Application
Non Residential Building Permit Application – Small Projects
Oil and Gas Permit Application
Operational Permit and Checklist Examples of operations requiring a permit: open burning, pyrotechnic/special effects materials and shows, exhibits and trade shows, amusement buildings, carnivals and fairs, temporary membrane structures and tents, hot-work operations, cutting and welding, use of explosives and industrial ovens. This list is not all inclusive.  Please see the Fire Marshal for additional information.
Planning Module Submission
Property Owner Authorization Form  This forms gives the contractor permission to act on the property owners behalf in submitting any building permit.
Residential Building Permit Application
Residential Building Permit Application Package Building permit for new homes, additions, and accessory structures 1,000 sq. ft and over.
Residential Building Permit Application – Small Projects Building permit for small projects, such as decks and pools.
Residential Fee Simple Ownership Subdivision Application & Checklist
Road Occupancy Permit Application Also known as a Driveway Permit.
Sign Application
Simple Subdivision Packet
Solicitor Permit Application A license is required of any person engaged in the business of peddler, solicitor, canvasser, transient merchant, road side peddler or itinerant vendor within Butler Township.  Please submit this application to the Butler Township Police Department.
Solicitor Information Sheet 
Stormwater Small Project Worksheet
Street Opening Permit Application
Subdivision Application & Checklist
Subdivision Land Development Preapplication Form
Swimming Pool Brochure
Temporary Construction Trailer Permit Package Complete
Tent Sales
Workers Comp Addendum Proof of Worker’s Compensation Insurance must be submitted with all construction applications.
Zoning Hearing Board Application