Electronic Building Permits New York

Submit Building Permits Electronically In New York With Service First Permits

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SFP has experience with the intricacies of various jurisdictions and the programs utilized for electronic submittals and permit tracking, including but not limited to:

  • Accela®
  • E-Trakit®
  • MobilEyes®
  • EnerGov®
  • CivicPlus®
  • CitizenAccess®

New York cities we are currently submitting electronically to.

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NEW YORK STATE BUILDING PERMITS

The Guide to Online Building Permits in New York State

The State of New York’s eServices portal provides online building permits, plan review and inspections which are available completely electronically for residents and contractors looking to begin any construction project.

Here you will find everything you need to know about electronic building permits in New York State, achusetts based on the unique requirements set out by the State.

Which Online Building Permits in New York State are Issued?

The Department of Inspectional Services provides electronic building permits for the following, both in residential and commercial construction:

  • Building Permits
  • Plumbing Permits
  • Demolition Permits
  • Sign Permits
  • Electrical Permits 

What is The ePermit Approval Process in New York State

In order to receive your online building permit in New York State, you must:

  • Find the correct permit application, fill it out and submit it to the Department of Inspectional Services
  • Obtain and arrange all the correct documentation including building plans and architectural drawings
  • Convert the documents into PDF files that conform to the electronic submission guidelines
  • Look out for notifications in the ePermit portal for any necessary changes required after the initial review
  • Upload the new sets of documents and data based on the previous requirements
  • Receive your New York State Building Permit, print it out and display it clearly on the project site

Which Electronic Documents are Required for an ePermit Submission?

The State of New York requires the following for an online building permit application:

  • 3 plot plans (to scale) in PDF format – 2 if an addition 
  • 3 sets of drawings in PDF format – 2 if an addition 
  • Architect stamp & signature on each page if cubic feet exceeds 35, 000 (1 & 2 family dwellings exempt) 
    • a) foundation & footings 
    • b) floor plans with measurements 
    • c) elevations – front, rear, left side & right side
    •  d) framing drawings (cross sections) 
    • e) details (include site plan) 
    • f) window & door schedules 
  • Address slip for new buildings 
  • Conservation approval 
  • Site plan approval 
  • Affidavit from architect if building or addition exceeds 35,000 cubic feet 
  • Historical commission approval – if in historical district 

Your Online Building Permit Experts in New York State

Submitting an online building permit application in New York State that lacks the proper documents will result in delays in the permit approval. This can hold back your project, while also costing you money if you need a re-inspection of the property.

Service First Permits has helped thousands of residents and contractors nationwide to create and submit everything needed for quick, easy permit approvals.

To get started on your project right away, contact our New York State Electronic Building Permit Specialists.

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