Oakland Township in compliance with the Uniform Construction Code, Act 45 of 2004, requires Building Permits. 


Review the Building Uniform Construction Code Permit Requirements to determine if your project requires a permit.

**  Certain construction projects that are exempted from the Uniform Construction Code may still be required to be assessed by the Butler County Assessment Office.  Please visit our Assessment Permit page for more information.

To begin, fill out the following documents and submit them, along with your permit fee to Oakland Township:

Once this is completed, Oakland Township will review and forward your information to Municipal Code Association.  MCA will review the documents and get in touch with you to walk you through the rest of the process including any plans you may have.



Effective July 1, 2009, contractors who perform home improvements totaling $5,000 or more per year must register with the Office of Attorney General. The law requires the contractor to display their official registration number on all contracts, estimates, proposals, and advertisements distributed within the Commonwealth. To verify a contractors registration number or for additional information, visit the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s website at or call toll free 1-888-520-6680.

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