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Borough Offices

In-person customer service hours are 8:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and phone lines are open 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday.

Customer Service Night is cancelled until further notice.

Tips for directing your inquiry to the appropriate unit:

  • Contact the borough office where the property you are inquiring about is located.
  • For general inquiries, AHV permits and Post Approval Amendment (PAA) status, contact Customer Service.
  • For C of O inquiries and job sign off requests, contact Certificate of Occupancy.
  • For application and permit requirements, contact a Development Inspections unit.
  • For DOB violations, Stop Work Orders and Vacate Orders, contact the issuing central unit or an Enforcement Inspections unit.


Bronx Borough Office

1932 Arthur Avenue, 5th Floor
Bronx, NY 10457

Rodney Gittens, R.A., Borough Commissioner
Raymond Plumey, R.A., Deputy Borough Commissioner
Ikwumma Daniels, Borough Director

Borough Commissioner: (718) 960-4700
Borough Director: (718) 960-4710
Customer Service: (718) 960-4710
Certificate of Occupancy: (718) 960-4740


Inspection Units

Construction Development and Enforcement:  (718) 960-4730
Electrical Development: (718) 960-4750
Plumbing Development: (718) 960-4720

 

Brooklyn Borough Office

210 Joralemon Street, 8th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Kazimir Vilenchik, P.E., Borough Commissioner
Reda Shehata, R.A., Deputy Borough Commissioner
Frank Marchiano, Deputy Borough Commissioner
Bernalyn Jones Clarke, Borough Director

Borough Commissioner: (718) 802-3677 and (718) 802-3676
Borough Director: (718) 802-3635
Customer Service: (718) 802-3675
Certificate of Occupancy: (718) 802-3680


Inspection Units

Construction Development: (718) 802-4035
Construction Enforcement: (718) 802-3685/3684
Electrical Development: (718) 802-4342
Plumbing Development: (718) 802-3723

 

Manhattan Borough Office

280 Broadway, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10007

John Raine, R.A., Borough Commissioner
Lisa Amoia, R.A., Deputy Borough Commissioner
Rashid Kearns, Borough Director

Borough Commissioner: (212) 393-2615
Borough Director: (212) 393-2614
Customer Service: (212) 393-2614
Certificate of Occupancy: (718) 393-2552


Inspection Units at 280 Broadway, 4th Floor

Construction Enforcement:   (212) 323-8079
Plumbing Enforcement: (212) 393-2557

 


Inspection Units at 1 Centre Street, 23rd Floor

Construction Development: (212) 323-7288
Electrical Development: (212) 323-7286
Electrical Enforcement: (212) 393-2417
Plumbing Development: (212) 323-7287

 

Queens Borough Office

120-55 Queens Boulevard
Kew Gardens, NY 11424

Derek Lee, R.A., Borough Commissioner
Chao-Hsiang Ho, R.A., Deputy Borough Commissioner
Simon Lee, R.A., Deputy Borough Commissioner
Jamie Maule, Borough Director

Borough Commissioner: (718) 286-7670
Borough Director: (718) 286-7630
Customer Service: (718) 286-7620
Certificate of Occupancy: (718) 286-7690


Inspection Units

Construction Development: (718) 286-8360
Construction Enforcement
(718) 286-8380
Quality of Life: (718) 286-3445
Electrical Development: (718) 286-7650
Plumbing Development: (718) 286-8350
House Connections: (718) 286-8330

 

Staten Island Borough Office

10 Richmond Terrace, Borough Hall, 2nd Floor
Staten Island, NY 10301

Ira Gluckman, R.A., Borough Commissioner
Stacy Lorenzo, Borough Director

Borough Commissioner: (718) 420-5414
Borough Director: (718) 420-5410
Customer Service: (718) 420-5400
Certificate of Occupancy: (718) 420-5410


Inspection Units

Construction Development: (718) 420-5416
Construction Enforcement: (718) 420-5418
Electrical Development: (718) 420-3575
Plumbing Development: (718) 420-5418

 

The Hub

80 Centre Street, Third Floor
New York, New York 10013
(212) 393-2850
nycdevelopmenthub@buildings.nyc.gov
hubfullservice@buildings.nyc.gov
hubselfservice@buildings.nyc.gov

Hub Inspections: (212) 393-2999/2993


Scott Pavan, R.A., Borough Commissioner (Development HUB)
Elizabeth Skowronek, R.A., Borough Commissioner (HUB Full-Service & Self-Service)
Natarsia Joye, Borough Director (Development HUB)
Carlos Piñeiro, Borough Director (HUB Full-Service & Self-Service)


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