Permits and Licensing

In order to promote the health, welfare, and safety of all residents, businesses, and visitors, the City of Sunbury requires certain licenses and permits.  For more information, contact the Code Administration Office.

Whether you are a weekend warrior, DIY-er, or licensed contractor, permits are required for building construction, renovation, and some landscaping projects. 

Residential and commercial contractors must register with the Code Administration Office and obtain necessary permits before conducting any work within the City of Sunbury.


Code Administration Office

225 Market St
Sunbury, PA 17801

t: 570-286-4207
f: 570-286-3090 


Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

For more information on permits and licensing, please go to our File Share Permits and Licensing folder by clicking the link below. 

City of Sunbury applicable code ordinance links below

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Ecodes Online - contains ordinances

adopted by the

City of Sunbury Pennsylvania.

Above ordinances were adopted by the City of Sunbury Pennsylvania. Click on Image. 

  • International Property Maintenance Code 2015

  • International Building Code 2015

  • International Residential Code 2015

  • International Fire Code 2015 

All are recognized by the International Code Council