Ontario County Building Permits (New York)

Search for Ontario 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 Ontario 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 Ontario 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 Ontario 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 Ontario County building permit. Ontario 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 Ontario County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Canandaigua Planning Department Canandaigua NY 2 North Main Street 14424 585-396-5025

Clifton Springs Building Department Clifton Springs NY 1272 County Road 7 14432 315-462-6224

Geneva Permits and Zoning Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-5311

Manchester Town Zoning Clifton Springs NY 1272 County Road 7 14432 585-289-4382

Phelps Town Zoning Phelps NY 79 Main Street 14532 315-548-2971

Richmond Zoning Honeoye NY 8690 Main Street 14471 585-229-2176

Victor Planning and Zoning Department Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5040

Victor Town Building Department Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5035


Code Enforcement Offices in Ontario County, NY are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Ontario County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Ontario County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Ontario 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 Ontario 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.

Bristol Code Enforcement Canandaigua NY 6740 County Road 32 14424 585-229-2440

East Bloomfield Code Enforcement Bloomfield NY 99 Main Street 14469 585-657-6515

Geneva Code Enforcement Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-4886

Naples Code Enforcement Naples NY 106 South Main Street 14512 585-374-2437

Victor Code Enforcement Victor NY 60 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5035


Town and City Halls in Ontario County, NY provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Ontario 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 Ontario County, New York. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Ontario 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.

Bristol Town Hall Canandaigua NY 6740 County Road 32 14424 585-229-2400

Canandaigua City Hall Canandaigua NY 2 North Main Street 14424 585-396-5000

Farmington Town Hall Farmington NY 1000 County Road 8 14425 315-986-8100

Geneva City Hall Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-2603

Phelps Town Hall Phelps NY 79 Main Street 14532 315-548-2973

Seneca Town Hall Stanley NY 3675 Flint Rd 14561 585-526-5595

South Bristol Town Hall Naples NY 6500 W Gannett Hill Rd 14512 585-374-6341

Victor Town Hall Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-924-0202


Building Inspectors in Ontario County, NY ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Ontario County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Ontario 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 an Ontario County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Ontario County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Ontario 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.

Canandaigua Building Inspector Canandaigua NY 2 North Main Street 14424 585-396-5027

Clifton Springs Building Inspector Clifton Springs NY 1272 County Road 7 14432 315-462-6224

West Bloomfield Building Inspector Bloomfield NY 2560 County Road 37 14469 585-624-2942