Erie County Permits (New York)

Search for Erie 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 Erie County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Erie County permits. Clerks in Erie 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 Erie County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for an Erie County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Aurora Town Clerk East Aurora NY 5 South Grove Street 14052 716-652-3280

Brant Town Clerk Angola NY 1294 Brant North Collins Road 14006 716-549-0282

Buffalo City Clerk Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-5431

Collins Town Clerk Collins NY 14093 Mill Street 14034 716-532-4887

Eden Town Clerk Eden NY 2795 East Church Street 14057 716-992-3559

Erie County Clerk Buffalo NY 92 Franklin Street 14202 716-858-8843

Gowanda Village Clerk Gowanda NY 27 East Main Street 14070 716-532-3353

Grand Island Clerk Grand Island NY 2255 Baseline Road 14072 716-773-9650

Holland Clerk Holland NY 47 Pearl Street 14080 716-537-2770

Lancaster Village Clerk Lancaster NY 5423 Broadway 14086 716-683-2105

Marilla Town Clerk Marilla NY 1740 Two Rod Road 14102 716-652-5350

Newstead Town Clerk Akron NY 57 John Street 14001 585-542-4573

North Collins Village Clerk North Collins NY 10543 Main St 14111 716-337-3160

Orchard Park Clerk Orchard Park NY 4295 South Buffalo Street 14127 716-662-6415

Sardinia Town Clerk Sardinia NY 12320 Savage Road 14134 716-496-8900

Tonawanda City Clerk Tonawanda NY 200 Niagara Street 14150 716-695-8318

Wales Town Clerk Wales Center NY 12345 Big Tree Road 14169 716-652-0589


A Erie 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 Erie 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. Erie County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Erie 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.

Alden Building Department Alden NY 3311 Wende Road 14004 716-937-7351

Aurora Building Department East Aurora NY 300 Gleed Avenue 14052 716-652-7591

Buffalo Building Department Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-4949

Buffalo Permits Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-4959

Buffalo Zoning Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-5201

Clarence Building Department Clarence Center NY 6221 Goodrich Road 14032 716-741-8950

Clarence Town Zoning Clarence NY 1 Town Place 14031 716-741-8933

Elma Zoning Elma Center NY 1600 Bowen Road 14059 716-652-2188

Erie County Permits Orchard Park NY 3035-3065 Union Road 14127 716-858-7450

Hamburg Planning Department Hamburg NY 6122 South Park Avenue 14075 716-649-2023

Hamburg Township Building Department Hamburg NY 6100 South Park Avenue 14075 716-649-6111

Kenmore Building Department Kenmore NY 2919 Delaware Ave 14217 716-873-5700

Lancaster Zoning Lancaster NY 11 West Main Street 14086 716-684-4171

North Collins Zoning North Collins NY 11057 Gowanda State Road 14111 716-337-0130


A Erie 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 Erie 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 Erie County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

Amherst Town Hall Williamsville NY 5583 Main Street 14221 716-631-7000

Aurora Town Hall East Aurora NY 5 South Grove Street 14052 716-652-7944

Boston Town Hall Boston NY 8500 Boston State Road 14025 716-941-6113

Buffalo City Hall Buffalo NY 65 Niagara Square 14202 716-851-4200

Cheektowaga Town Hall Buffalo NY 3301 Broadway 14227 716-686-3400

Clarence Town Hall Clarence NY 1 Town Place 14031 716-741-8938

Concord Town Hall Springville NY 86 Franklin Street 14141 716-592-9898

Eden Town Hall Eden NY 2795 East Church Street 14057 716-992-3408

Elma Town Hall Elma Center NY 1600 Bowen Road 14059 716-652-3260

Erie County City Hall Buffalo NY 95 Franklin Street 14202 716-851-5991

Evans Town Hall Angola NY 8787 Erie Road 14006 800-225-5368

Grand Island Town Hall Grand Island NY 2255 Baseline Road 14072 716-773-9600

Hamburg Town Hall Hamburg NY 6100 South Park Avenue 14075 716-649-6111

Holland Town Hall Holland NY 47 Pearl Street 14080 716-537-9443

Newstead Town Hall Akron NY 5 Clarence Center Road 14001 716-542-4573

Tonawanda City Hall Tonawanda NY 200 Niagara Street 14150 716-695-1800

West Seneca Town Hall West Seneca NY 1250 Union Road 14224 716-674-5600


A Erie 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 Erie County, New York may issue county permits. These Erie 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 Erie 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.

Lancaster Code Enforcement Lancaster NY 5423 Broadway 14086 716-683-7026