James Rizzo
Construction Official
Department of Code Enforcement
Building Bureau
520 Market street
City Hall, Room 403
P.O. Box 95120
Camden, NJ 08101-5120
Phone: 856-757-7032

During this COVID Crisis, all permit applications must be sent by email.  See Important Forms for applications for all forms.

The City of Camden Building Bureau is responsible for ensuring that all construction work in the City complies with the requirements of the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code (UCC), which controls all matters concerning the construction and demolition of all existing or proposed buildings and structures.

The Building Bureau is responsible for construction permits, inspections, and code compliance. It also handles all inspections for a Continued Certificate of Occupancy.