Cortland County Permits (New York)

Search for Cortland County, NY county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Cortland County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Cortland County permits. Clerks in Cortland County, New York may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Cortland County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Cortland County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Cortland County Clerk Cortland NY 60 Central Avenue 13045 607-753-5048

Cortlandville Town Clerk Cortland NY 3577 Terrace Road 13045 607-756-5725

Cuyler Town Clerk Truxton NY 6984 East Keeney Road 13158 607-842-6695

Homer Village Clerk Homer NY 53 South Main Street 13077 607-749-3322

Preble Town Clerk Preble NY 1968 Preble Road 13141 607-749-3199

Taylor Town Clerk Cincinnatus NY 3299 New York 26 13040 607-863-3008


A Cortland County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Cortland County, New York may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Cortland County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cincinnatus Town Hall Cincinnatus NY S Main 13040 607-863-4220

Marathon Town Hall Marathon NY 40 West Main Street 13803 607-849-6966

Scott Town Hall Homer NY 6689 New York 41 13077 607-749-2902

Virgil Town Hall Cortland NY 1176 Church Street 13045 607-835-6174


A Cortland County Code Enforcement Office is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes as well as other rules and regulations. As part of enforcing building codes and zoning regulations, Code Enforcement Offices in Cortland County, New York may issue county permits. These Cortland County permits can be required for land development, installing septic systems, demolition, repairs, and renovations. They may also be required to show that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be known as a certificate of zoning compliance. These Cortland County public records can also show if a building had a valid permit, and they can be used to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Cortland City Code Enforcement Cortland NY 25 Court Street 13045 607-753-1741


A Cortland County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Cortland County, New York issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Cortland County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Cortland County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information and records.

Cortland County Planning Department Cortland NY 37 Church Street 13045 607-753-5043

Homer Town Zoning Homer NY 31 North Main Street 13077 607-749-4581