Centre Region Code Administration (CRCA)


Proudly serving the municipalities of the Centre Region Council of Governments. The mission of the Centre Region Code Administration (CRCA) is to promote, provide and ensure the health, safety and welfare of all people working and residing in the participating municipalities of College, Ferguson, Harris, Halfmoon, Patton Townships and the Boroughs of State College and Bellefonte. The CRCA is responsible for the review, permit issuance and inspection of building construction, rental housing and commercial fire safety in the Centre Region, through the enforcement of the locally adopted and state mandated codes.


The 2023 Centre Region Rental Housing and Building Safety Code was adopted by State College Borough, and Ferguson, College, Patton, and Harris Townships and will go in effect on August 1, 2023. 


Effective 1/16/2024: The CRCA is happy to announce that we are now accepting credit card payments. If you wish to pay by credit card, you can pay over the phone or at the counter. Please be advised that there will be a non-refundable service charge of 2.65% with a $3.00 minimum for each transaction.