The Borough of


500 Wyoming Avenue , Kingston, PA 18704 | 570-288-4576 | 570-288-9493


COVID-19 Precautions

Effective immediately, the Kingston Municipal Building and Kingston Fire Headquarters are closed for public access through Monday, January 28, 2022. The offices will remain open Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm for servicing all public needs.

If there is a necessary or compelling need to meet with a member of our staff, it can be arranged by appointment only (570–288-4576 extension 112 or Any member of the public entering the Municipal Building during this time will be required to wear a mask. All public access to Fire Headquarters is prohibited.

All residential and commercial permit applications are available on our website. If you do not have internet access, we will mail all necessary documents to your attention or arrange for our staff to meet you at an entry point to the Municipal Building. We will make every effort to process your application or business matter within 48 hours of receipt.

Permit applications, tax payments, parking ticket payments, employment applications, and all correspondence requiring our attention can be dropped off at the Kingston Municipal Building or mailed to 500 Wyoming Avenue. There are drop boxes located at the front and side entrances to the Municipal Building.

Property tax payments for the year of 2021 will be accepted on Monday, January 3, 2022 only. Payments must be made in the form of a check or money order and placed in one of the drop boxes by 4:30 pm. The tax collector will mail a receipt to the taxpayer. All property tax payments for the year of 2021 must be made at the Tax Claim Office at the Luzerne County Courthouse after January 3.

For all police, fire, and medical emergencies please dial 911.

For all non-emergency police business, please call (570) 288-3674. For all non-emergency fire business, please dial (570) 287-0770.

Thank you for helping us keep our great community safe!


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