Zoning & Building


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.

Kidder Township Ordinances – Zoning & SALDO Regulations

Kidder Codes

    Permits You Can Print

    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: 


    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: clindsey@kiddertownship.org Building/Zoning/Planning: cnorato@kiddertownship.org

    Zoning Hearing Board

    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



    Zoning Hearing Board Meeting – January 30, 2023 @ 6:00pm

    NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Zoning Hearing Board of Kidder
    Township will hold a hearing at the Kidder Twp. Building, 10 Lake Harmony
    Road, Lake Harmony, Kidder Twp., Carbon County, PA, on Monday, January 30,
    2023, at 6:00PM, for the purpose of hearing the following matters:
    The is the application of Peter J. Collins (applicant), for a variance to place a
    driveway on his property. Applicant seeks a variance of Section 180-21(B) of the
    Kidder Township Zoning Ordinance which requires a 10 foot side buffer area, to
    reduce the buffer area to 3 feet. This property is located at 105 Kresge Lane, White
    Haven, Kidder Township, Carbon County, PA, PIN No. 61-20-A6 and is located in
    the R-2 Zoning District.
    If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend this hearing, and
    require an auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to participate in the
    proceedings, please contact Chrissy Lindsey, Board Secretary at (570) 722-8179 to
    discuss how Kidder Township may best accommodate your needs.
    Cynthia S. Yurchak, Esquire
    Solicitor, Kidder Township Zoning
    Hearing Board
    121 Carbon Street, POB 49
    Weatherly, PA 18255