The Division of Codes and Standards establishes and enforces building codes, in partnership with the State's municipalities, to protect the health and safety of New Jersey residents. The Division enforces the Hotel and Multiple Dwelling Law, the Uniform Construction Code implementing the building, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, energy, mechanical, elevator, radon, asbestos, rehabilitation and barrier-free subcodes, and lead hazard abatement; it oversees carnival and amusement ride inspections, LPGas installations, rooming and boarding house licensing, and the State's New Home Warranty program.

Division Contact Information

Edward M. Smith, Director
Kevin Luckie, Assistant Director
Phone: (609) 292-7898
(609) 292-7899
Fax: (609)-633-6729

Superstorm Sandy Information
Including Home elevation information