Rockland County Building Permits (New York)


Building Departments in Rockland 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 Rockland 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 Rockland 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 Rockland County building permit. Rockland 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 Rockland County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Clarkstown Zoning New City NY 10 Maple Avenue 10956 845-639-2000

Nyack Building Department Nyack NY 9 North Broadway 10960 845-358-4249

Piermont Building Department Piermont NY 478 Piermont Avenue 10968 845-359-1258

Ramapo Zoning Suffern NY 237 New York 59 10901 845-357-5100

South Nyack Building Department Nyack NY 282 South Broadway 10960 845-358-0244

Spring Valley Building Department Spring Valley NY 200 North Main Street 10977 845-573-5809

Stony Point Zoning Stony Point NY 74 East Main Street 10980 845-786-2716

West Haverstraw Building Department West Haverstraw NY 130 Samsondale Avenue 10993 845-947-2800


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

Garnerville Building Inspector Thiells NY 1 Rosman Road 10923 845-429-2200

Piermont Building Inspector Piermont NY 478 Piermont Avenue 10968 845-359-1258

South Nyack Building Inspector Nyack NY 282 South Broadway 10960 845-358-0244

Suffern Building Inspector Suffern NY 61 Washington Avenue 10901 845-357-2600

West Haverstraw Village Building Inspector West Haverstraw NY 130 Samsondale Avenue 10993 845-947-2800


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

Haverstraw Town Hall Thiells NY 1 Rosman Road 10923 845-362-1001

Ramapo Town Hall Suffern NY 237 New York 59 10901 845-357-5100