Ontario County Permits (New York)

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

Clifton Springs Clerk Clifton Springs NY 1 West Main Street 14432 315-462-5151

Geneva Town Clerk Geneva NY 3750 County Road 6 14456 315-789-3922

Hopewell Town Clerk Canandaigua NY 2716 County Road 47 14424 585-394-0036

Manchester Village Clerk Manchester NY 8 Clifton Street 14504 585-289-4340

Naples Village Clerk Naples NY 106 South Main Street 14512 585-374-2435

Ontario County Clerk Canandaigua NY 20 Ontario Street 14424 585-396-4447

Phelps Village Clerk Phelps NY 8 Banta Street 14532 315-548-3861

Richmond Town Clerk Honeoye NY 8690 Main Street 14471 585-229-5757

Seneca Town Clerk Stanley NY 3675 Flint Road 14561 585-526-5251

Shortsville Clerk Shortsville NY 6 East Main Street 14548 585-289-6104

Victor Town Clerk Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5080


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

Bristol Code Enforcement Canandaigua NY 6740 County Road 32 14424 585-229-2440

East Bloomfield Code Enforcement Bloomfield NY 99 Main Street 14469 585-657-6515

Geneva Code Enforcement Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-4886

Naples Code Enforcement Naples NY 106 South Main Street 14512 585-374-2437

Victor Code Enforcement Victor NY 60 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5035


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

Bristol Town Hall Canandaigua NY 6740 County Road 32 14424 585-229-2400

Canandaigua City Hall Canandaigua NY 2 North Main Street 14424 585-396-5000

Farmington Town Hall Farmington NY 1000 County Road 8 14425 315-986-8100

Geneva City Hall Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-2603

Phelps Town Hall Phelps NY 79 Main Street 14532 315-548-2973

Seneca Town Hall Stanley NY 3675 Flint Rd 14561 585-526-5595

South Bristol Town Hall Naples NY 6500 W Gannett Hill Rd 14512 585-374-6341

Victor Town Hall Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-924-0202


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

Canandaigua Planning Department Canandaigua NY 2 North Main Street 14424 585-396-5025

Clifton Springs Building Department Clifton Springs NY 1272 County Road 7 14432 315-462-6224

Geneva Permits and Zoning Geneva NY 47 Castle Street 14456 315-789-5311

Manchester Town Zoning Clifton Springs NY 1272 County Road 7 14432 585-289-4382

Phelps Town Zoning Phelps NY 79 Main Street 14532 315-548-2971

Richmond Zoning Honeoye NY 8690 Main Street 14471 585-229-2176

Victor Planning and Zoning Department Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5040

Victor Town Building Department Victor NY 85 East Main Street 14564 585-742-5035