DOB borough offices will be open every Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm for staff to answer questions and provide needed information to homeowners, tenants, small business owners, and building managers.
Join us at one of our bi-weekly online Q&A Sessions for property owners, RDPs, licensees, filing representatives and other registrants to ask job specific questions about DOB NOW and BIS filings, or general questions about permits, Codes, sign offs, certificates of occupancy, etc. Industry Meetings are for Registered Design Professionals ONLY.
Beginning Tuesday, September 7, 2021, applications for new Department of Buildings-issued licenses/registrations must be submitted online.
Gas piping system certification is extended to June 30, 2022 for buildings in Community Districts 2, 5, 7, 13 and 18 throughout the City (excludes 1 or 2 family homes). Owners must submit a GPS2 form before the new deadline.
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DOB's latest operational changes, updates, and new service offerings.
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DOB's official policies and procedures for development in New York City.
Get an overview of industry-related project requirements based on the project type.
Required safety training courses for construction site supervisors and workers.
See highlights of DOB's actions to sanction and deter industry bad actors.