Inspection Information

Residential Property Transfer

Property transfers require a full code compliance inspection before the issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy. These documents will help you through the process.

Residential Rental Inspection

A rental inspection is required on a biannual basis, or whenever a rental unit has a change in occupancy between July 1, 2015 and December 31, 2017. Beginning on January 1, 2018, inspections of all rental units will occur on a biannual basis only. It will still be required to provide new tenant names upon change of tenant by using a Change of Tenant form.

All residential rental units must be registered with the Borough of Pottstown. Contact Licensing and Inspections for more information. 

Commercial Property Transfer and Rental Inspections

A property transfer or rental inspection is required whenever there is a change in occupancy in a commercial, office, manufacturing, or industrial building. This document will help you through the process.