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Department of Housing and Buildings
87 Nepperhan Avenue, 5th Floor
Yonkers, New York  10701
(914) 377-6500

 

RECORDS OFFICE (FILE ROOM) HOURS

Monday - Friday:  9:00am - 1:00pm & 2:00-3:30pm


**PLEASE NOTE:  If the applicant or owner of a property is DELINQUENT in real property or ad valorem tax payments to the City of Yonkers or Westchester County for the property on which the application is being made, a building permit may be refused until the tax and all fees and interest have been paid.  Read the local law here:   L.L. No. 1-2013 Delinquent Tax


 

PERMIT APPLICATIONS & FORMS

(Note:  Application for Building Permit please submit TWO original, signed copies.)

FEES 

REMINDER!  Before obtaining a permit to renovate an existing dwelling of 1 to 3 families, the City of Yonkers requires a Home Improvement Contractor's License which can be obtained from the CONSUMER PROTECTION BUREAU.  If you have any questions call Consumer Protection HELPLINE: (914) 377-3000.

 

DESIGN FORMS, City of Yonkers Residential Code NYS


COLLECTION BINS

 

ELEVATOR DIVISION

    Engineering Department STORM WATER MANAGEMENT submission form
    To be submitted with Application for Building Permit when filing for New Structures; Additions; Patio's; Driveways; whenever you increase the impervious surface.  Submit TWO original STORM WATER MANAGEMENT submission forms along with your Application for Building Permit.  Not required for Decks; Sheds; Walkways.

    Fire Department Forms: 

    FPB-1-Request for Inspections
    FPB-2-Fire Protection System Records Notice
    FPB-3-FA-requirements
    FPB-4-Tent-requirements
    FPB-5-Private-hydrant
    FPB-6-Photovoltaic System Requirements

     

    INFORMATIONAL BROCHURES

    INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS

     

    LICENSED SIGN ERECTORS 

     

    VACANT BUILDING REGISTRY

    WINDOW GUARDS


    ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS - FORMS

    ZONING AREA & USE VARIANCE STANDARDS

    ZONING ORDINANCE
    (Click on link below, go to Chapter 43. Zoning, under Part V. Land Use)

    • Yonkers City Code

      When you select Yonkers City Code, please be aware that you will exit the YonkersNY.gov website, and you are subject to the privacy policy of the new site.

    GENERAL ORDINANCE NO. 5-2011, REZONING OF DOWNTOWN YONKERS.  ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON DECEMBER 28, 2011, AMENDING CHAPTER 43 OF THE ZONING CODE OF THE CITY OF YONKERS.
    Read the ordinance here:  12/28/2011 City Council annotated agenda

    GENERAL ORDINANCE NO. 6-2011, OUTDOOR SIGNS.  ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON DECEMBER 28, 2011, AMENDING CHAPTER 47 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF YONKERS, ENTITLED "OUTDOOR SIGNS".
    Read the ordinance here:  12/28/2011 City Council annotated agenda

    RESOLUTION NO. 163-2011, ADOPTING DOWNTOWN YONKERS' REZONING FINDINGS STATEMENTS.

    Read the resolution here:  12/28/2011 City Council annotated agenda
    Read the Finding Statements here:  Downtown Rezoning  and  South Broadway Rezoning

    GENERAL ORDINANCE NO. 4-2010, "DEFINITION OF TERMS", Section 43-8, AN AMENDMENT TO THE ZONING ORDINANCE ALSO KNOWN AS CHAPTER 43 OF THE CITY CODE OF THE CITY OF YONKERS AND MORE COMMONLY KNOWN AS THE ZONING CODE, WAS ADOPTED BY THE CITY COUNCIL AT A STATED MEETING HELD ON TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 28, 2010.  Read the ordinance here:  Definition of Terms, Zoning GO No. 4-2010

     

     

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