Ulster County Building Permits (New York)

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

Ellenville Building Department Ellenville NY 81 North Main Street 12428 845-647-5360

Hurley Planning Department Hurley NY 10 Wamsley Place 12443 845-331-1177

Kingston Building Department Kingston NY 5 Garraghan Drive 12401 845-331-1217

Lloyd Building Department Highland NY 12 Church Street 12528 845-691-2735

Lloyd Town Planning and Zoning Department Highland NY 12 Church Street 12528 845-691-7167

New York State Permits New Paltz NY 21 South Putt Corners Road 12561 845-256-3032

Rochester Building Department and Zoning Accord NY 15 GLF Road 12404 845-626-2433

Rosendale Building Department Rosendale NY 339 Main Street 12472 845-658-9639

Rosendale Planning Department Rosendale NY 371 Main Street 12472 845-658-8170

Saugerties Building Department Saugerties NY 4 High Street 12477 845-246-2800

Shandaken Zoning Shandaken NY 7209 New York 28 12480 845-688-5008

Town of Olive Zoning West Shokan NY 45 Watson Hollow Road 12494 845-657-2015

Ulster Building Department Kingston NY 584 East Chester Street 12401 845-340-3885

Ulster County Planning Department Kingston NY 240 Fair Street 12401 845-340-3340


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

Ellenville Building Inspector Ellenville NY 2 Elting Court 12428 845-647-7080

Esopus Town Building Inspector Port Ewen NY 172 Broadway 12466 845-331-8630

New Paltz Building Inspector New Paltz NY Veterans Drive 12561 845-255-0102

Rosendale Town Building Inspector Rosendale NY 339 Main Street 12472 845-658-9639

Saugerties Building Inspector Saugerties NY 4 High Street 12477 845-246-2800


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

Esopus Town Hall Ulster Park NY 284 Broadway 12487 845-331-3709

Gardiner Town Hall Gardiner NY 2340 Route 44 12525 845-255-9675

Kingston City Hall Kingston NY 420 Broadway 12401 845-331-0080

Kingston Town Hall Kingston NY 906 Sawkill Road 12401 845-336-8853

Lloyd Town Hall Highland NY 12 Church Street 12528 845-691-8011

Marlborough Town Hall Milton NY 1650 North Route 9W 12547 845-795-2220

New Paltz Town Hall New Paltz NY 1 Veterans Dr 12561 845-255-0604

Olive Town Hall West Shokan NY 45 Watson Hollow Road 12494 845-657-6373

Wawarsing Town Hall Ellenville NY 108 Canal Street 12428 845-647-7800


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

Hurley Code Enforcement Hurley NY 10 Wamsley Place 12443 845-331-6882

Rochester Code Enforcement Accord NY 15 GLF Road 12404 845-626-2433