Planning & Zoning

Land use in Swarthmore is governed by the Zoning Code and Subdivision and Land Development Code.  Links to these, as well as the Borough Zoning Map, can be found below.  Application  forms can be found on the home page of the Borough website.

Zoning Code

Subdivision and Land Development Code

Zoning Map

FAQs on the Swarthmore Zoning Hearing Board

FAQs on the installation of sheds and garages

FAQs on the installation of fences

Fence Regulations