NOTE: This is not a complete list. Please contact our office if your inquiry is not specifically listed.

Permit Search & Application Portal


General Applications

pdfApplication for Employment

pdfContractor/Business License Application


Landscape Manual

pdfLandscape Manual


Illicit Discharge Complaint Form

pdfIllicit Discharge Complaint Form


CSN Homeowner Guide

pdfCSN Homeowner Guide



pdfZoning Ordinance (Amended June 28, 2023)

pdfZoning Map Ordinance Amendment (2023)

pdfStormwater Management Ordinance

pdfSewer System Rules and Regulations

pdfFloodplain Management Ordinance

pdfSubdivision & Land Development Ordinance

pdfRegulate Short Term Rental Ordinance

pdfRegulate Medical Marijuana Facilities Ordinance

pdfBeltrami Zone Change (Ordinance 101221)

pdfDrums Fuel Stop Zone Change (Ordinance D7132021A)

pdfAnimal Ordinance (110800B)


Zoning and Building Permits

pdfZoning District Boundary Map

pdfWhich Projects Require Permits?

pdfZoning (Building) Permit Application

pdfZoning Hearing Board Appeal Form

pdfZoning Change Application

pdfControlled Open Burning



pdfLot Consolidation Application update

pdfRepairs and Alterations

pdfStormwater Application

pdfSubdivision/Land Development Application (Revised May 13, 2024)


Butler Township Fee Schedule

pdfFee Schedule (Resolution #R-04092024A)


Uniform Construction Code Forms

pdfResidential Building Permit Application

pdfNon-Residential Building Permit East Mountain Inspections


Political Sign Permit

pdfPolitical Sign Permit


Additional Permits and Regulations


pdfPublic Entertainment

pdfRoad Occupancy

pdfSanitary Sewer Connection

pdfSanitary Sewer Disconnection

pdfSanitary Sewer Reconnection



Right to Know Law Request

pdfButler Township Right to Know Law Request form and information (PDF)


For more information, contact:
Butler Township
83 Corporate Drive
Drums, PA 18222

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