Jones Township Building Permit Applications

Permit Application Forms:

All of the above forms and documentation must be submitted to:
P.O. BOX 25 320 Faries Street
WILCOX, PA 15870

Before You Apply
           We suggest that you sit down with your contractor or architect and discuss just exactly what your building plans are.   You or your contractor or architect must prepare a set of plans or drawings indicating exactly what you are planning to build.  It is very important that these plans contain all the required details when submitting them to Jones Township for review.  Incomplete plans can add weeks or even months to getting your Permit Application approved.  
          Jones Township requires a valid Sewage and a Pa. Uniform Construction Code (UCC) Building Permit prior to the installation or construction of any dwelling, including mobile homes, or other structures utilized as a recreational cabin.  
            In some instances, a State Highway Occupancy Permit must be obtained from PennDOT prior to constructing a new driveway entrance to a state maintained road.

On-Lot Septic System Information

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Building sites for new or replacement dwellings to be served by an existing individual onlot sewage disposal (septic) systems, including privies and holding tanks, must be tested, field verified and approved by the municipal Sewage Enforcement Officer PRIOR to making an application for a Building Permit. Please click here for additional information. Information concerning the reuse of an existing septic system can be found here.

Municipal Contact Information:
Building Code Official /Sewage Enforcement Officer:  Mr. Russ Braun,  Phone: 814-929-5138 Mailing Address: PO Box 25 Wilcox, PA 15870Email:

Township Business Office:Phone:814-929-5138Fax: 814-929-5967
Township Secretary: Laurie Storrar

All codes, permit applications, and guidelines are subject to change. Please contact the Jones Township Office for information on your specific project at: 814-929-5138 or 814-594-6194.