Temporary Place of Assembly Filings Resume
Effective today, May 17th, DOB will resume accepting
submissions of Temporary Place of Assembly (TPA)
Build. Please read our
TPA Certificates of Operation will be issued on the
condition that the occupancy of the event
conforms to all current and applicable
New York State:
NY Forward Guidelines, including, but
not limited to, occupancy limits and social
Please keep in mind that issuance of a TPA by DOB is not an approval of the
event, and responsibility for compliance with the
guidelines is up to the applicant/organizer.
Build Temporary Place of Assembly Resources page
for a step-by-step guide and FAQs.
BIS Schedule of Occupancy and Certificate of
Also effective today,
will be updated with a Correction feature for BIS
Schedule of Occupancy requests and expanded
capability for entering job reference numbers.
Certificate of Occupancy requests will be fee exempt
Service Notice for detailed information
regarding these changes.
DOB NOW training
page to sign up for a Q&A session
held Tuesdays from 2:00 – 4:00 pm and to view FAQs
and other training resources.