Putnam County Permits (New York)

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

Philipstown Towon Clerk Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-3329

Putnam County Clerk Carmel NY 40 Gleneida Avenue 10512 914-225-3641

Putnam Valley Clerk Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2160

Southeast Town Clerk Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-279-2196


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

Kent Town Hall Carmel NY 40 Sybils Crossing 10512 845-225-1606

Patterson Town Hall Patterson NY 1142 New York 311 12563 845-878-6500

Putnam Valley Town Hall Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2121

Southeast Town Hall Brewster NY 1360 New York 22 10509 845-279-4313


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

Patterson Building Department and Zoning Patterson NY 1142 New York 311 12563 845-878-6319

Putnam County Planning Department Carmel NY 841 Fair Street 10512 845-878-3480

Putnam Valley Zoning Putnam Valley NY 265 Oscawana Lake Road 10579 845-526-2377

Southeast Building Department Brewster NY 1 Main Street 10509 845-279-2123

Southeast Town Zoning Brewster NY 67 Main Street 10509 845-279-8873


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

Philipstown Code Enforcement Cold Spring NY 238 Main Street 10516 845-265-3929

Southeast Town Code Enforcement Brewster NY 67 Main Street 10509 845-279-8873