Monroe County Building Permits (New York)

Search for Monroe County, NY building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Monroe County, NY create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Monroe County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Monroe County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Monroe County building permit. Monroe County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Monroe County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Brockport Zoning Brockport NY 49 State Street 14420 585-637-5300

Brockport Zoning Brockport NY 1 Clinton St 14420 585-637-1047

Chili Town Building Department Rochester NY 3333 Chili Avenue 14624 585-889-6175

Clarkson Town Building Department Brockport NY 3710 Lake Road North 14420 585-637-1145

Hamlin Town Zoning Hamlin NY 1658 Lake Road 14464 585-964-8961

Honeoye Falls Zoning Honeoye Falls NY 16 West Main Street 14472 585-624-7863

Ingalls Planning Department Fairport NY 56 W Church St 14450 585-377-3350

Mendon Building Department Honeoye Falls NY 16 West Main Street 14472 585-624-6066

Monroe County Planning Department Rochester NY 50 W Main St 14614 585-753-7600

Ogden Building Department Spencerport NY 269 Ogden Center Road 14559 585-617-6195

Penfield Building Department Penfield NY 3100 Atlantic Avenue 14526 585-340-8634

Penfield Zoning Penfield NY 3100 Atlantic Avenue 14526 585-377-8640

Pittsford Building Department Pittsford NY 11 S Main St 14534 585-248-6265

Pittsford Zoning Pittsford NY 11 South Main Street 14534 585-248-6260

Rochester City Planning Department Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-6518

Rochester Permits Rochester NY Rm 300B, 30 Church St 14614 585-428-6848

Rochester Zoning Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-7435

Scottsville Building Department Scottsville NY 22 Main St 14546 585-889-9462

Spencerport Building Department Spencerport NY 27 West Avenue 14559 585-352-4790

Webster Building Department Webster NY 1000 Ridge Road 14580 585-872-7036

Webster Zoning Webster NY 1000 Ridge Road 14580 585-872-7032


Town and City Halls in Monroe County, NY provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Monroe County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Monroe County, New York. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Monroe County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Brighton Town Hall Rochester NY 2300 Elmwood Avenue 14618 585-784-5250

Chili Town Hall Rochester NY 3333 Chili Avenue 14624 585-753-1604

Gates Town Hall Rochester NY 1605 Buffalo Road 14624 585-247-6100

Greece Town Hall Rochester NY 1 Vince Tofany Boulevard 14612 585-225-2000

Henrietta Town Hall Rochester NY 475 Calkins Road 14623 585-334-7700

Irondequoit Town Hall Rochester NY 1280 Titus Avenue 14617 585-336-6050

Ogden Town Hall Spencerport NY Ste 1, 269 Ogden Center Rd 14559 585-617-6100

Penfield Town Hall Penfield NY 3100 Atlantic Avenue 14526 585-340-8600

Perinton Town Hall Fairport NY 1350 Turk Hill Road 14450 585-223-0770

Pittsford Town Hall Pittsford NY 11 South Main Street 14534 585-248-6200

Rochester City Hall Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-7000

Rush Town Hall Rush NY 5977 East Henrietta Road 14543 585-533-1312

Sweden Town Hall Brockport NY 18 State Street 14420 585-637-2144

Webster Town Hall Webster NY 985 Ebner Drive 14580 585-347-0012

Webster Town Hall Webster NY Ste 1, 1000 Ridge Rd 14580 585-872-1000


Building Inspectors in Monroe County, NY ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Monroe County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Monroe County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Monroe County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Monroe County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Monroe County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

East Rochester Building Inspector East Rochester NY 120 West Commercial Street 14445 585-385-3513

Fairport Village Building Inspector Fairport NY 31 South Main Street 14450 585-223-0313

Greece Town Building Inspector Rochester NY 1 Vince Tofany Boulevard 14612 585-723-1923

Hamlin Building Inspector Hamlin NY 1658 Lake Road North 14464 585-964-8181

Ogden Town Building Inspector Spencerport NY 269 Ogden Center Road 14559 585-617-6195

Penfield Building Inspector Penfield NY 3100 Atlantic Avenue 14526 585-340-8634

Rochester Building Inspector Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-6575


Code Enforcement Offices in Monroe County, NY are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Monroe County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Monroe County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Monroe County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Monroe County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Penfield Code Enforcement Penfield NY 3100 Atlantic Avenue 14526 585-340-8637

Rochester Municipal Code Enforcement Rochester NY 42 South Avenue 14604 585-428-7482