Permit and Application Forms

This is the Palmyra - Wayne website . . .
. . . not Palmyra - Pike.


Please check your Tax-Map number before making inquiries or filling out forms. It appears on the card you receive from the Twp Tax Collector and it will begin "18 - 0 -" . . .

. . .  if it doesn't, you're in the wrong place.


Palmyra - Pike is here . . .

You will need a Building | Zoning Permit to :


  • Build | Erect | Place - a new structure - residential or non - residential, including but not limited to homes, mobile homes, modular homes, two-family or multi-family homes, businesses, etc.
  • Build a shed, un-attached garage, car port, pole barn, etc.
  • Do an alteration or addition to an existing structure both residential or commercial, including a change in pitch of roof.
  • Install a new roof after removing the old shingles. ( NO PERMIT IS REQUIRED IF YOU SHINGLE OVER EXISTING SHINGLES )
  • Build a deck.
  • Install or erect a pool, spa or hot tub over 24" in depth.
  • Erect or place a sign - including business identification, billboard, etc.
  • To change the use of a structure or property.
  • To open a driveway onto a township road.
  • Demolish an existing structure.
  • To do a road opening.



These are general guidelines.  The fees, paperwork and requirements vary according to the project.
We are available to answer your questions and encourage you to contact us before starting a project.

The Zoning Office is open Monday and Wednesday - 9:00 - 10:30.


Phone - 570-226-6558 OR Email


These forms are interactive and should be filled out at your keyboard, printed and then signed.


We must have the signed original. do not print a form, sign it and then rescan and email us a copy. it will not be accepted.


We need the original signed form for our files.


If you cannot come into the office with your application, you can mail us the original signed copy.


Please do not print a form and fill it in by hand. it will not be accepted.


If for some reason you cannot fill out a form at your keyboard and/or print it, we can fill it out here in the office.


ALL paperwork MUST be submitted through this office.

DO NOT submit Sub-Code applications directly to NEIC.


Application for Building | Zoning Permit


Conditional Use Application


Driveway Permit Application


Land Development Application


Major Subdivision Application


Minor Subdivision Application


Pool Permit Application


Road Opening Application- w/requirements


Sign Permit Application


Special Exception Application


Variance Application


Vendor Permit Application


Workman's Compensation
Insurance Coverage Form


Digitizing these documents is a work in progress . . .

Other Application Forms are available from our Building Inspector:

Building | Electrical | Mechanical | Plumbing

Permit Application Forms


NorthEast Inspection Consultant - NEIC

Permit Applications > SubCode Applications


Deck Construction Checklist

DCA 6-2009 Prescriptive Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide


Residential Demolition Permit Checklist


Typical Above Ground Code Compliant Pool


A Guide to Pool Barriers

Phone - 570-226-6558 OR Email