The following must be inspected and filed with the Department annually:
The following do not require an annual inspection:
*a mixed-use building has both commercial and residential units
January 1 to December 31
Inspections can only be performed by authorized boiler inspectors licensed by the Department of Buildings or an authorized insurance company.
A Boiler Inspection Report must be filed online in DOB NOW: Safety within 45 days of performing the inspection.
NOTE: Effective August 14, 2017, Form BO-9 can no longer be submitted for the 2017 annual boiler inspection cycle.
If defects are found during an inspection, defects must be corrected and a subsequent inspection report must be filed online in DOB NOW: Safety within 180 calendar days from the initial inspection date. Reports are not considered complete until the subsequent inspection is filed to affirm correction of defects.
NOTE: Effective August 14, 2017, Form BO-13 can no longer be submitted in person for the 2017 annual boiler inspection cycle.
Subsequent reports submitted more than 180 calendar days from the initial inspection date will receive a late penalty of $50.00 per boiler for each month the report is late.
Reports submitted more than 12 months after the initial date of inspection will be deemed expired and a penalty of $1,000 per boiler will be imposed.
An owner or licensee may request an extension of the subsequent inspection filing deadline based on the criteria outlined in 1 RCNY 103-01. The Extension Request can be submitted online in DOB NOW: Safety.
NOTE: Form BO-13E can no longer be submitted in person.