Determination requests may be submitted to the Department for:
Effective January 28, 2018, Construction Codes Determination (CCD1) requests and Zoning Resolution Determination (ZRD1) requests submitted to the Department for review are subject to the following fees per §28-112.2 of the NYC Administrative Code, and the Rules of the Department 1 RCNY 101-03.
Pre-Determination (pre-filed job) Request
Request for variation of a Code or Zoning requirement or MDL section 277.16
Appeal of an affirmation of an objection after a second plan examination review
EXEMPTIONS: Properties that are exempt from fees per §28-112.1 and 1 RCNY 101-03.
CCD1 request for Electrical Code Variance - $350 paid where objection was issued
Appeal of CCD1 Electrical Code Variations- $350 paid where objection was issued
All submissions must include a copy of the invoice from the Borough Office where the fee was paid, except properties that are exempt from fees per §28-112.1 and this rule. Forms must be signed and sealed by a professional.
Determination requests are limited to one per form and must cite all related Code or zoning sections. Any attachments (drawings or other documents) must be formatted on 11" x 17" paper or smaller.
See Determination FAQ for additional information.
A determination request for plan examination objection must go through a second plan examination (requires an AI-1 form) request first. Details for requesting a second review of plan examiner objections are outlined in the Fact Sheet.
Only rejections of requests for second review of plan examination objections are allowed to be submitted as determination requests to appeal the affirmation of an objection.