Monroe County Permit Search (New York)

Search for Monroe County, NY permit information. A permit search provides information on building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, temporary permits, land development permits, renovation permits, demolition permits, construction permits, occupancy permits, permit violations, permit rules, permit regulations, applying for a permit, approved permits, denied permits, property owner information, construction information, permit restrictions, work stoppage orders, driving permits, election permits, business permits, state park permits, and locating permits.


Clerk Offices in Monroe County, New York keep public records for a county or local government, including permits. Clerks may be responsible for filing and issuing Monroe County permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits allow property owners and residents to conduct demolitions and renovations, host temporary events, reserve public property, or conduct land development upgrades. They may also show whether a building meets fire and Monroe County building codes and include the name, date, and purpose of the permit. The Clerk Office provides information on how to apply for a permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit records are typically available online.

Fairport Clerk Fairport NY 31 South Main Street 14450 585-223-0316

Hamlin Town Clerk Hamlin NY 1658 Lake Road 14464 585-964-2421

Mendon Town Clerk Honeoye Falls NY 16 West Main Street 14472 585-624-6060

Monroe County Clerk Rochester NY 39 West Main Street 14614 585-753-1914

Parma Town Clerk Hilton NY 1300 Hilton Parma Road 14468 585-392-9470

Pittsford Clerk Pittsford NY 3750 Monroe Avenue 14534 585-248-6238


Town and City Halls in Monroe County, New York provide municipal services for their communities, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required for building projects, such as renovations, demolitions, repairs, zoning compliance, and land development. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls may also issue Monroe County land use permits related to private roads, boundary lines, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. Monroe County permit records can prove that a project has a valid permit, and Town and City Halls can also provide information on looking up permit rules, applying for a permit, or finding approved permits. These permit records are often available online through the Town or City Hall website.

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


Mayor Offices in Monroe County, New York provide municipal services for their town or city, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required before property owners undertake a building project, including renovation, demolition, and repairs. They may also show whether a building is in compliance with Monroe County zoning rules and regulations, authorize land development services, or change boundary lines or private addresses. Mayors also issue Monroe County access permits, special event permits, and temporary permits. These permit records demonstrate whether a project has a valid permit, and Mayor Offices provide information on applying for permits, permit requirements, and locating approved or denied permits. Mayor Offices often provide permit information on their website.

Brockport Mayor Brockport NY 49 State Street 14420 585-637-1044

Honeoye Falls Mayor Honeoye Falls NY 5 East St 14472 585-624-2588

Rochester City Mayor Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-7045

Rochester Deputy Mayor Rochester NY 30 Church Street 14614 585-428-7163


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

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


Building Inspectors in Monroe County, New York verify that construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are charged with monitoring designs, building materials, safety codes, and utilities such as electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Building Inspectors issue Monroe County permits for new construction, remodels, and renovations. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections as well as any permits issued by the inspector. These records contain information about the owners, the property, and the validity of the permit, and they also show violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors provide information on applying for Monroe County permits and permit requirements, and their permit records are often accessible through 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, New York ensure compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of their responsibility over codes and regulations, Code Enforcement Offices issue Monroe County building permits. These permits may be required for land development, demolition, renovations, repairs, and other types of construction. The Code Enforcement Office may also issue Monroe County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project to certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Their office may also issue certificates of zoning compliance, and they create reports of building code violations or permit violations. Code Enforcement Offices can look up building permit rules, help people apply for permits, or locate approved permits. They may 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


Commissioners in Monroe County, New York work at the local level to provide municipal services, and they are often elected as representative officials. Just as Mayor Offices may issue or file permits, Commissioners may also be responsible for building permits, occupancy permits, and other municipal permits. These permits may be required for building projects such as renovations or demolitions, and they may also be required for special events, using Monroe County public land, or for oversize or overweight vehicles. Commissioners can provide information on applying for a Monroe County permit, when permits are necessary, and the requirements for complying with permit rules, as well as assistance locating approved and denied permit applications. Commissioners may provide online access to their permit records and information.

Rochester Commissioner Rochester NY Rm 300B, 30 Church St 14614 585-428-6855