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Building Contractor Work Regulations

Borough Ordinance No. 06-18, adopted by the Mayor and Council on June 27, 2006, regulates the work of building contractors within the Borough of Tenafly.

The regulations require building contractors, as defined in the ordinance, to obtain a Certificate of Registration from the Construction Code Official of the Borough of Tenafly.

Building contractors performing work on a commercial structure must register with the Borough of Tenafly, showing proof on Insurance and paying a $100.00 fee.

This requirements does not apply to (a) builders of new homes who are registered with the New Jersey Department of Community Affairs pursuant to N.J.S.A. 46:3B-1 et seq.; (2) home improvement contractors registered with the Division of Consumer Affairs pursuant to the Contractor's Registration Act, N.J.S.A. 56:8-136 et seq.; or (c) owners or occupants of a building or structure who perform the work of a building contractor on such building or structure, provided that such owner or occupant performs and supervises his/her own work.

All building contractors must comply with all other rules and regulations set forth in the ordinance.