Installing a Fence in Lower Merion Township (19003)

Paramount Fencing Inc. is a 5 Star Rated Fencing Installation contractor and supplier serving Lower Merion Township and the surrounding areas.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Do I need a fence permit in Lower Merion Township?

A Zoning Permit is required in the Lower Merion Township when one proposes to erect a fence that is higher than four feet within the front yard setback and when one replaces an existing fence.

Where can I find the permit application?

Use the link below to go directly to the permit application.   

https://www.lowermerion.org/home/showdocument?id=8390

Who is responsible for the permit?

The homeowner is responsible for filing the permit.  Paramount Fencing will take care of the drawings for you and then you have a few line items to fill out. 

How high can my fence be?

Simplified, you cannot have a fence that exceeds 6′ in height.  If you are to erect a fence more than 6′ in height, it must be 75% open. There are several requirements for different scenarios.  Lower Merion Township has put together a clear list of these different scenarios and what is expected according to the zoning laws.

Follow the link below to the Lower Merion Township Fence Code. 

https://www.lowermerion.org/home/showdocument?id=212

How can I locate my property lines?

Paramount Fencing Inc. works with a surveying company on the regular basis but in many situations, we are able to locate a few of the pins and use the county tax map to mark the remaining lines.   

https://propertyrecords.montcopa.org/pt/search/commonsearch.aspx?mode=address

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484-369-6245

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