Elevator Forms


Online Elevator Appointment Request

Log into DOB NOW: Inspections to schedule an elevator appointment.


Elevator Application

As of December 11, 2017, all new Elevator Application filings must be submitted through DOB NOW: Build.

All ELV1 job filings with a current BIS job number will continue to be processed through the Elevator Unit.

The ELV1 Form can only be used for permit renewals, reinstatements, and withdrawals for filings with a current BIS job number.


ELV1A Amusement Ride Application

Use this form as a supplement to the ELV1.  You must submit it when installing, replacing, modifying or modernizing a permanent amusement ride.


ELV3 Elevator Inspection/Test Report

As of September 17, 2018, all new Elevator Inspection/Test Reports must be submitted through DOB NOW: Safety.


ELV14 Index Sheet

Use this form to list all of the elevator forms being submitted along with your elevator application.


ELV15 Affidavit of Professional Certification

Use this form to certify that (a) the elevator application or building notice is complete and in compliance with all applicable provisions of law or rules; and (b) whether or not the application is being filed to legalize an existing condition.


ELV22 Pre-Clearance Inspection/Test Request

Use this form to request a pre-clearance (expedited test) inspection from the Elevator Division.


ELV29 Affirmation of Correction

As of September 17, 2018, all new Affirmations of Correction must be submitted through DOB NOW: Safety. Only PVT companies can continue to use the paper ELV29 form.


ELV36 Elevator/ Escalator Test Notification Form

As of September 17, 2018, Elevator/Escalator Test Notifications must be submitted through DOB NOW: Safety.


B Form 10 Elevator Amendment Form

Submit this form with the ELV1 form for previously filed paper filings only. All new requests need to be submitted in DOB NOW: Build.


EBI1 Elevator Batch Intake Form (PVT only)

Use the Elevator Batch Intake (EBI-1) Form when processing 5 or more of the following:


ECP Elevator Cashier Civil Penalty Form

Effective June 17, 2020, Elevator Violation Searches and Payments must be conducted online in DOB NOW: Safety. See the June 2020 Service Notice for more information.


EWP Elevator Waiver of Civil Penalties Form

Effective June 17, 2020, Elevator Violation Searches and Payments must be conducted online in DOB NOW: Safety. See the June 2020 Service Notice for more information.


AI1 Additional Information

Multipurpose form for applicants to provide additional information on jobs.