City of Plainfield, Union County, NJ permit 4’ high fence installations in front yards. In addition, fences must be at
least 50% open. Chain-link fences, of any height, are not permitted in any front yard. View all the fence codes (below) for Plainfield, to learn what is permitted. It is always recommended to visit or call the Building and Zoning Departments (info below) with any specific questions or concerns. A Developmental Permit (application below) must be submitted for review to obtain a permit. You must provide your property survey with the location of the fence marked in red and pay the $20 application review fee.We at Academy Fence Company have been installing all types of residential and commercial fencing in Plainfield, NJ, and all of Union County, since the 1960’s. View Pictures of our work and see the types of fences we install below.
City of Plainfield
Planning and Zoning
515 Watchung Avenue – Second Floor
Plainfield, NJ 07060