If you prefer, you can download a PDF of the application form , fill it out and mail it, along with your supporting documentation and a check for the application fee, to the Town Clerk at the address below.
Please read and fill out the application carefully. Only completed applications, including required documentation and fees, will be processed. All fields are required. If you have questions or need assistance, please call 607-749-4581 and we will be happy to help you.
Please calculate the fee indicated and send a check to the Town Clerk, 31 North Main Street, Homer, NY 13077
After your application is completed and the appropriate fee received, it will be reviewed by our staff and you will be notified of the results.
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Fee (You may select multiple options) New Residential Construction (includes manufactured or modular homes) - 1st 1500 square feet = $375New Residential Construction (includes manufactured or modular homes) - Each additional 500 square feet or part thereof = $75Shed/storage building - 500 square feet or under = $50Storage building/garage/pole barn – 500 to 1000 sq feet = $75Storage building/garage/pole barn – 500 to 1000 sq feet - each additional 1000 sq feet or part thereof = $75Agricultural building = N/CAdditions (residential or commercial including attached garage) = $150Alterations/renovations/structural repairs = $100Porch/deck = $50Ramp = $25Fence = $25Above-ground pool installation = $50In-Ground pool installation = $75Woodstove/outdoor furnace inspection = $25Solar panel installation = $100Non-CO = $25Demolition Permit = $25-$50, depending on sizeRenew expired building permit = $50
Name of Property Owner
Application is hereby made to ---constructaddmodify
Number of family units
Is there a basement? yesno Area of basement (square feet)
Area of First Floor: (square feet):
Area of Second Floor: (square feet):
Total Area Above Second Floor:
Size of Building:
Size of lot:
Type of Heat
Date of Health Department Approval
Submit drawing showing location of building on lot in relation to property lines, A set of Building Plans detailing: foundation, framing, grade and species of lumber, Energy Code Compliance, sheathing, interior walls, stairs, windows, and any other information that may be necessary to determine compliance with NYS Building Code. If you prefer, copies of your documentation can be mailed to the Town Clerk, 31 North Main Street, Homer, NY 13077
The person submitting this form states that all statements contained herein are true and the work will be performed in the manner set forth in this application in accordance with all codes of the State of New York, and all laws, ordinances, codes and regulations of the TOWN OF HOMER, NEW YORK. Certificate of occupancy is required upon occupying the premises.
The undersigned grants the Town Building Inspector permission to enter upon the premises at all reasonable times for the purpose of making necessary inspections. Inspections require a 24 hour notice by the applicant.
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