High Pressure Boiler Operating Engineers can pay their renewal fees through the Department’s secure online payment portal at www.nyc.gov/licensepayment. After the online payment is processed, you will receive a confirmation email from firstname.lastname@example.org; with the subject line Department of Buildings Payment Confirmation.
NOTE: Renewals with online payments may be considered for priority processing.
To complete the renewal process, Licensees must mail their application and supporting documents to:
NYC Department of Buildings
Licensing & Exams Unit
280 Broadway, 1st Floor
New York, NY 10007
Supporting Documents Include:
Original, typewritten LIC2 License Application
Recent utility bill (electric, gas, water), bank statement, lease of deed with the Licensee’s name and address if the home address has changed
Completed, typewritten LIC34 Licensing Supplemental Affidavit (if applicable)
LIC50 or LIC51 application
NOTE: Renewal applicants with a home address outside of New York City’s five (5) boroughs must complete the LIC50 Authorization for Service of Process by Agent. Renewal applicants may also fill out the LIC51Voluntary Authorization for Service of Process by Email even if they reside within the City of New York.
LIC62: Physical Examination Form, must be completed within 90 days
One 2x2 current photograph (passport size)
Updated boiler inspection certificates (if responsible for boilers)
NOTE: Certificates must be within one year of the renewal
Current notarized affidavit detailing the responsibility of boilers from your employer on company letterhead (if responsible for boilers)
Notarized affidavit stating you are not responsible for any boilers (if you are not operating any high pressure boilers)
If you are working on behalf of a company, this affidavit must be written by your employer
Copy of confirmation email for online payments
$45.00 fee payment-check or money order if not making online payment
$50.00 late renewal-check or money order if not making online paymentsNOTE: To avoid a late fee, renewal applications must be submitted 30 to 60 days before the expiration date indicated on the license card.
Receive license card by mail.