Hopewell Township Municipal Office in York County

3336 Bridgeview Road
PO Box 429
Stewartstown, PA 17363

Phone: 717-993-2027
Fax: 717-993-5068

Office Hours

Monday, Tuesday: 8AM to 4PM
Wednesday: Closed to the public
Thursday, Friday: 8AM to 4PM

Building Permits Zoning

Information concerning codes enforcement, zoning, and building permits should be directed to:


Phone:  717-942-2248

Fax:      717-942-2476

Email: Admin@SouthPenn.net

You may also download the permit application here and bring the completed form to the Township Office with a $150.00 application deposit for residential or $250.00 application deposit for commercial.  You can pay using a check, cash, credit or e-checks. Checks should be made payable to “Hopewell Township”. 

Permit Application

There may be additional fees depending on the construction.
2021 York County Planning Commission Fees

Before starting any project, call Keith Hunnings to verify if a permit is required.  He will be glad to answer any and all questions and assist you throughout the process.

FYI:  A Zoning Permit is required for Change of Use of a property.


Permits are required for the following:

  • Sheds (this includes prefab sheds, delivered & set-up as well as stick built).
  • Swimming pools – both in ground and above ground styles – fence may also be required.
  • Additions of any kind which you would like to add to your residence.  This includes finishing off a basement.
  • New and replacement wells
  • New & resurfacing of driveways
  • Decks
  • Patios and Sun-rooms
  • Interior Remodeling
  • Garages
  • Fences
  • Home Occupations
  • Signs

You do not need a permit to hold a yard sale.