Board of Adjustment

1st floor
Phone: 973-470-5808
Fax: 973-470-0617
Mon. - thurs. 8:30am –12:00pm and 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fri. –1:00pm –4:00pm
Other hours by appointment

Zoning officer: Daniel Howell

The City of Clifton Zoning Department is responsible for enforcing the provisions of Chapter 461 of the Code of the City of Clifton. Some of the functions of the Zoning Officer are the following:

•Review all building permits applications for Zoning compliance.
•Investigate and prosecute all Zoning violations
•Review, investigate and approve all Dwelling Certificates
•Attend all meetings of the Zoning Board of Adjustment and Planning Board, and advise the Boards on Zoning matters.
•Assist the public on procedures for filing Zoning variance applications.