New Jersey elevator and escalator codes

The State of New Jersey NJ Department of Bureau of Code Services Elevator Safety Section oversees all elevators in the State of New Jersey. The New Jersey Elevator Safety unit registers all elevator devices in the State of New Jersey. They utilize the elevator subcode (regulated under the Uniform Construction Code in Subchapter 12). (excerpt from the State of New Jersey's elevator section official web site)

Elevator inspection resources

Here are links to New Jersey's various elevator division requirements, New Jersey elevator forms, New Jersey elevator FAQs and New Jersey elevator resources.

Details: This link will take you to New Jersey's elevator section website. You can get information related to New Jersey's elevator program, including news and policy changes.

Details: Learn about the elevator inspection requirements for New Jersey. Research New Jersey elevator permit periodicities and common violations.

Details: Access common New Jersey elevator application, inspection, and payment forms online.

Details: Need assistance in setting up a New Jersey elevator inspection, or need help understanding your responsibilities? You can find help here.

Details: These are frequently asked questions concerning the New Jersey elevator inspection program, viewing them will help you better understand the compliance process and become familiar with the terminology.

Details: This link will take you to New Jersey elevator resources and elevator links that will help you operate, repair, and use your elevators to their full potential. We have selected several online elevator resources that we feel are critical to helping you understand how your elevators work, follow the elevator codes that govern them, and pass the elevator operator tests.

New Jersey elevator inspection guide

Preparing for an inspection can ensure the process is done quickly and efficiently with minimal downtime or unforeseen issues.

Details: Here is a guide on what to expect during an elevator or escalator inspection and how to prepare for it. If you have any additional questions, please contact New Jersey's elevator inspection office.