Office of the Tenant Advocate


The Office of the Tenant Advocate (OTA), established by Local Law 161 of 2017, serves as a resource to tenants who are affected by work in occupied multiple dwellings. Tenants may contact OTA with comments, questions and complaints concerning construction in occupied multiple dwellings. Tenants may also contact OTA if they have questions or concerns related to Tenant Protection Plans.

You may contact the Tenant Advocate at (212) 393-2949 or TenantAdvocate@buildings.nyc.gov. 

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