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Office of Code Enforcement

Phone 609-368-6813/6814
Fax: 609-368-0628

Construction Official:

Michael Koochembere

Building Sub-code Official and Building Inspector: 

Michael Koochember

 Zoning Official:  

Raymond Poudrier ~

Site Plan Administrator:  

Raymond Poudrier ~

Certified Technical Assistants:

Suzanne Brown ~

Fire Sub-code Official and Fire Inspector:

Raymond Poudrier ~

Electrical Sub-code Official and Electrical Inspector:

Raymond Poudrier ~

Plumbing Sub-code Official & Plumbing Inspector:

Richard Kajander ~

Zoning Board Secretary: 

Carrie Bosacco ~

Planning Board Secretary:

Diane Frangiose ~

Code Enforcement

Raymond Poudrier ~        Code Enforcement Officer

Michael Koochembere

The Stone Harbor Office of Code Enforcement reviews all applications and plans for compliance with the Borough Ordinances, the Uniform Construction Code Regulations, State of New Jersey 2009 International Building Code and the 2009 International Residential Code, the 2006 National Standard Plumbing Code, the 2011 National Electrical Code, NFPA 72, the 2009 International Mechanical Code, CAFRA and Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Permits, Rules and Regulations.

The office, located on the first floor at Stone Harbor Borough Hall, 9508 Second Avenue, is where all applications for construction, zoning, planning board, zoning board and site plan shall be submitted for review, approval or processing. The staff are available from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM each weekday, Monday thru Friday to assist and answer questions, from the public and contractors, in the procedures for filling out and submitting the forms as well as to answer all questions concerning the codes and ordinances and Borough Procedures. Information and maps are available for compliance with the flood requirements of FEMA. The office staff also reviews all applications for fences, sheds, driveways, curb cuts, sidewalks and curb repairs or replacements. The inspectors perform all inspections from the start of construction thru the final completion. A request for any inspection can be called into the office at anytime the office is open by the contractor or homeowner, if they are performing their own work. If members of the public or any contractor has any questions, the staff of the office will be happy to assist you in any way they can. Please call any time at the numbers listed above or you can email the Construction Official at or the Zoning Official at We welcome your call or email.

New Building Code Additions as of 9-21-15

New Construction~Additions Instructions

Home Elevation Contract Certification

Application for Soil Erosion & Sediment Control Plan Certification

V Zone Design Certificate

Application for Electric Service

Meter & Service Location ~ Conectiv

Application for Dumpster, Semi Trailer & Trailers

Bulkheads, Docks, Fixed Piers

Framing Checklist

Application for Street Opening

Street Opening Moratorium Map (August 2017)

The Borough of Stone Harbor presents some valuable information from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). On the FEMA website, you can search and find very important documents regarding storm recovery, mitigation, frequently asked questions, the National Flood Insurance Program, and other essential information. Please visit this link so you can quickly search for information and documents that pertain to your property or business. For information on how you can better prepare your property in advance of the next storm event, please visit for complete information on how you can prepare your property, family, and pets before a storm arrives in Stone Harbor.

Stone Harbor Flood Protection Information

Borough of Stone Harbor Flood Information Brochure