Kidder Township

(570) 722-0107

Zoning & Building

Established 1955
Kidder Township is contracted with Building Inspection Underwriters of Pennsylvania, Inc. to issue all Township Building Permits and provide services such as review of plans and other construction documents, inspect construction, plumbing and mechanical inspections. Please be advised that BIU will not commence work on building permits until Kidder Township has first issued a zoning permit authorizing such work and shall not take any action until all fees are paid and all required documents are properly submitted.
For more information, please call the Township office at 570-722-8179 or Steve McLaughlin at BIU, 570-344-9681.

Zoning CO Request for Inspections

Solicitation Permit Application

Kidder Township Zoning Map

You can print the various permits you need from here. These are PDF files can be opened right from our website and printed. If you don’t have Adobe Reader, you can download it from the link below:

Zoning CO Request for Inspections

Solicitation Permit Application

2024 Fee Schedule

Certificate of Occupancy App. - RESALE/LONG TERM RENTAL/COMMERCIAL

Cert. of Occupancy Inspection Checklist

Short-Term Rental Application & Procedures

Mobile Food Truck & Vending Cart Application

TRASH Complaint Form

Complaint Form

Building Permit Application 2021

Sprinkler System Forms

Subdivision and Land Development Application

Special Events Permit Application

Workman's Comp. Insurance Form

Zoning Permit Application

Tree Preservation Ordinance Permit Application

Septic Contractor's License Application

Contractor's License Application

Please note: These documents are meant to be printed and filled in by hand. Any attempt to complete using the computer will destroy the format and render the form useless. Please open, print and then complete by hand. Thank You.

If you have any questions, please email us at the following email addresses: SEWER: Christine Lindsey at
BUILDING: Steve McLaughlin at ZONING: Andrew Ray at PLANNING: Cindy Norato at

Meetings held the last Monday of every month when there are variances/special exceptions to be reviewed.

Mr. William Behret – Chairman

Mr. Edward Weaver – Vice Chairman

Mr. Pete Ginopolas – Secretary

Mr. Martin Kane

Mr. Joshua Grudzinski

Ms. Christine Lindsey – Secretary to the Zoning Hearing Board

Ms. Cynthia S. Yurchak – Attorney for the Zoning Hearing Board

Next Zoning Hearing Board Meeting...

The Notice of Public Hearing is posted on our Facebook Page and can be accessed at