Monroe County Permits (New York)

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


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

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, Ste 1 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, Ste 1 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, Rm 307A 14614 585-428-7000

Rush Town Hall Rush NY 5977 East Henrietta Road 14543 585-533-1312

Sweden Town Hall Brockport NY 18 State Street 14420 585-637-2144

Webster Town Hall Webster NY Ste 1, 1000 Ridge Rd, Ste 1 14580 585-872-1000

Webster Town Hall Webster NY 985 Ebner Drive 14580 585-347-0012

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

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, Rm 10A 14614 585-428-6518

Rochester Permits Rochester NY Rm 300B, 30 Church St, Rm 300B 14614 585-428-6848

Rochester Zoning Rochester NY 30 Church Street, Rm 125B 14614 585-428-7435

Scottsville Building Department Scottsville NY 22 Main St 14546 585-889-9462

Spencerport Building Department Spencerport NY 27 West Avenue 14559 585-352-4790

Webster Building Department Webster NY 1000 Ridge Road 14580 585-872-7036

Webster Zoning Webster NY 1000 Ridge Road 14580 585-872-7032


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

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