Closures & Information:

The Lower Merion Township Building is restricted to public access and will be available for a limited appointment only basis. Please click here for a department directory. The Transfer Station is opened with regular hours but masks and social distancing are required. Clean up Weekend is back on July 11th and July 12th Fill out your Census today at!

Permits and Forms

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Township Forms, Applications and Information Sheets

Many of the Township permit and application forms are available to be downloaded. The downloaded forms are the same as those available in the Township Administration Building. Permit forms and Applications are organized by department.


The Township Administration Building will be available starting May 1 only for construction related business authorized by the Governor’s Order.

Lower Merion Township reopens for our construction industry. APPOINTMENT ONLY. Click for more information

Anyone coming for appointments will be denied entry if they are not wearing a face covering or mask. 

Building & Planning

  • Building Regulations - Permit Applications, License Applications, Checklists
  • Planning & Land Development - Land Development Permit Applications, Conditional Use, Certificates of Appropriateness, Real Estate Registration 
  • Economic & Community Development - Business District Recommendations and Reports, Home Ownership Program Brochure
  • Zoning - Zoning Permits and Application, Minor Home Occupation, Non-Traffic Home, Zoning Use Request Form

Finance - Tax forms, Business Privilege and Mercantile licensing, Local Service Tax forms

Parking Services - Maps of Permit Lots, Pay Parking Tickets

Parks & Recreation - Pool Membership Application, Program Registration Forms

Police - Vendor's License, Canvassing/Soliciting Permit, Block Party Request, Traffic Calming Petition

Public Information Office - Special Events/Film/Video Production Permit, Open Records Request Form

Public Works - Highway & Sewer Permits, Special Collection Form, Standards

Township Secretary's Office - Boards & Commissions Application Form


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