Applications and Forms

  • Clifton Business, Professional, Occupational License
2023 BPOL Application
BPOL Reminder: Town Code Sec. 4-9 permits the levy of penalties up to 10% for failure to file and/or pay; Sec. 4-14 establishes criminal penalties for failing to apply; and, Sec. 9-10.i. provides that Use Permits expire three months after notice is given that BPOL is delinquent.  Questions should be addressed to the Town Treasurer, Lisa Wax:

  • Use Permit Applications (note: applications received between Oct. 23, 2022 and Dec. 10, 2022 will be reviewed at the next meeting, scheduled for Dec. 20, 2022 at 7:30 PM.) Contact the clerk with any questions.
Use Permit Application Notice (pdf)
Use Permit Application Instructions
Use Permit Application
Commercial Property Parking Tabulation Form

Clifton Use Permits are reviewed by the Clifton Planning Commission on last Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. at Acacia Lodge, 7135 Main Street, Clifton.  Contact the Chair -- Kathy Kalinowski; email:; phone 703-591-2323.  Also, see Clifton Town Code, Chapter 9 Zoning, Article 2 General Regulations, Section 9-10.f. Residential and Non-Residential Use Permits.  Please note that certain uses are classified as "Special Use Permits" and require Public Hearing.

Clifton ARB Certificate of Appropriateness
Clifton ARB Certificate of Appropriateness Filing Instructions
Clifton ARB Certificate of Appropriateness Application

Clifton Architectural Review Board meets at 7:30 p.m. the last Thursday of the month at 12641 Chapel Road, Clifton, if applications have been received.
Contact the Chair -- Royce Jarrendt:

Board of Zoning Appeals more information can be found on the BZA page.

Golf Cart Plates & Plate Decals Application.
  • Clifton Town Park Rentals
Town Park Rental Application/Agreement. Groups of 11 or more must obtain Town permission and abide by the stated rules.