DOB NOW Digest

Dear All:

As indicated in the March DOB NOW Digest, we will continue to share our progress in rolling out DOB NOW, the interactive web-based portal that will enable you to complete business processes online. To date, applicants are able to submit inspection requests in DOB NOW: Inspections, job filings in DOB NOW: Build for Plumbing, Sprinkler, and Standpipe job filings and fašade compliance filings in DOB NOW: Safety.

Upcoming Releases

The DOB NOW team is working hard to make the following available:

Module

Filings

Target Go Live

DOB NOW: Safety

Boiler Compliance Filings

August 14, 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Antenna Job Filings

Summer 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Curb Cut Job Filings

Summer 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Sidewalk Shed Job Filings

Fall 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Fence Job Filings

Fall 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Supported Scaffold Job Filings

Fall 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Sign Job Filings

Fall 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Boiler Job Filings

Winter 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Elevator Job Filings

Winter 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Fuel Burning Job Filings

Winter 2017

DOB NOW: Build

Fuel Storage Job Filings

Winter 2017

Training

We will provide training and support materials to all impacted stakeholders to ensure everyone is ready and able to successfully use the new system. In-person industry training for DOB NOW: Safety for Boiler compliance filings is scheduled from June to August 2017. Read our Service Notice for the training schedule and registration links.

Information on opportunities to sign up for training for other work types will be shared in the coming months. Stay tuned!

In preparation for using DOB NOW, we encourage you to register for eFiling if you have not done so already. For detailed information about the registration process, read our Registration Tips.

Contact Information

I will continue to update you as we make progress and more is available in DOB NOW. In the meantime, if you have questions or comments, please e-mail dobnowsupport@buildings.nyc.gov.

Best,

Rick Chandler, PE
Commissioner

 build safe | live safe