Permit Requirements

Millersburg Borough requires permits for various activities within the borough. Below is a list of the required permits, contact information to obtain the permits and fees. The Borough thanks you for your cooperation. 

Solicitation Permit. Required for most door-to-door commercial solicitation and other transient retail businesses. Anyone soliciting in the borough must produce a background check no older than 14 days. Contact the Millersburg Police Department 717-692-2323. $50 for three months or $10 per event.

Zoning Permit. Required for most exterior construction and demolition work as well as new signs. All permits are reviewed by the Millersburg Borough Planning Commission and applications are due nine (9) days prior to the monthly meeting of the Planning Commission. Contact the Zoning Administrator for the full fee schedule 717-692-2389. 

UCC Permits. UCC permits may be required for demolition and new construction in addition to local zoning, storm water and floodplain permits. The Borough's third party UCC administrator is Light-Heigel and Associates. Contact them at 1-888-949-9728.

Flood Plain Development Permit. Construction, demolition and other activities are regulated within flood plains in Millersburg Borough. Contact the Borough Manager at 717-692-2389 for additional guidance on flood plain activities. The permit fee is $150 plus any zoning permit fees. Additional engineering fees apply.

Stormwater Management Permit. Some construction requires a stormwater management permit. Contact the Borough Manager at 717-692-2389 for additional guidance .The permit fee is $100 plus any zoning permit fees. Additional engineering fees apply.

Waste Dumpster Placement. Required for placement of a dumpster on any Borough street. Contact the Millersburg Police Department 717-692-2323. $25 for a non-metered street or $25 plus $5 per day per metered space. $25 for a second permit.

Compost Recycling at MYO Park. Required for depositing vegetation at the MYO Park compost area. The residential rate is $30 per year for residential. The commercial rate is $15 per pickup truck load or $30 per single axle light dump truck load. Contact the Borough Secretary at 717-692-2389.

Street Excavation. Required for excavating borough streets. Contact the Borough Manager 717-692-2389. $25