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, plumbing, electrical, fire protection, energy, mechanical, one- and two-family dwelling, fuel gas, rehabilitation, barrier-free, asbestos, radon, playground safety and elevator subcodes, and lead hazard abatement; it oversees carnival and amusement ride inspections, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) installations, rooming and boarding house licensing, and the State's New Home Warranty program. 

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

     Kevin Luckie, Assistant Director     
Phone: (609) 292-7899
Fax: (609) 633-6729



DCA Registration Inspection
     Management System (non UCC)     
click here to access RIMS


Electronic Plan Review
     (projects under DCA jurisdiction)     
click here to access ePlans


click here to
access forms

Exempt Work,
NJAC 5:23-2.7,
Ordinary Maintenance

        DCA Service Portal

The DCA Service Portal was created to
provide online access to secure web-based
system applications associated with DCA
programs and services that are offered to
local governments, nonprofit community
organizations, businesses and individuals
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