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.

Kidder Township Ordinances – Zoning & SALDO Regulations

Kidder Codes


Kidder Township Zoning Map 1.06 MB 1206 downloads


    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: 


    Occupancy Permit Application Form 119.92 KB 2282 downloads


    Contractor's License Application 20.23 KB 892 downloads



    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: kidder_clerk@pa.metrocast.net Building/Zoning/Planning: kidder.planning@pa.metrocast.net

    Zoning Hearing Board

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

    Dr. Richard Hubert – Chairman
    Mr. William Behret – Secretary
    Mr. Stanley Spolowich – Vice Chairman
    Ms. Laurie Harris
    Mr. Peter Ginopolas
    Ms. Christine Lindsey – Secretary to the Zoning Hearing Board
    Ms. Cynthia S. Yurchak – Attorney for the Zoning Hearing Board



    Zoning Hearing Board Meeting – April 8, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. at the Kidder Township Municipal Building and also via ZOOM.

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    Meeting ID: 945 4711 8782

    Passcode: 343311