Albany County Building Codes (New York)

Search for Albany County, NY building code information. A building code search provides information on local building codes, building code violations, building regulations, building rules, approved building plans, rejected building plans, renovation regulations, building code investigations, building inspections, and abatement orders.


Code Enforcement Offices in Albany County, New York are responsible for ensuring compliance with Albany County building codes as well as other rules and regulations. They enforce building codes and zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the building codes and regulations as well as reports of Albany County building code violations that stem from complaints or inspections. The Albany County Code Enforcement Office investigates potential code violations and keeps records of their reports, including any abatement orders. These records can be used to look up building codes, find code violations, and see approved building plans. Code Enforcement Offices typically provide online access to their building code records.

Albany City Buildings & Code Enforcement Albany NY 24 Eagle Street 12207 518-434-5165

Cohoes Code Enforcement Cohoes NY 97 Mohawk Street 12047 518-233-2127


Town and City Halls in Albany County, New York provide municipal services for their community, including issuing and enforcing building codes. The Town or City Hall is responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes and investigating possible Albany County building code violations. They keep records on building codes as well as any changes to the building code, and they may also review and approve building and renovation plans. The Town or City Hall typically has records on approved and rejected plans, investigations of Albany County building code violations, and any punishments or abatement plans for code violations. These records can be useful for prospective Albany County property buyers and property owners, and they are typically available through the Town or City Hall website.

Albany City Hall Albany NY 24 Eagle Street 12207 518-434-5284

Cohoes City Hall Cohoes NY 97 Mohawk Street 12047 518-233-2119

Colonie Town Hall Albany NY 629 Albany Shaker Road 12211 518-810-0312

Colonie Town Hall Latham NY 347 Old Niskayuna Road 12110 518-783-2867

Guilderland Town Hall Altamont NY 5209 Western Turnpike 12009 518-356-1501

Knox Town Hall Altamont NY 2192 Berne Altamont Rd 12009 518-872-2551

Rensselaerville Town Hall Medusa NY 87 Barger Road 12120 518-797-3798

Watervliet City Hall Watervliet NY 2 15th Street 12189 518-270-3800


Building Departments in Albany County, New York create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of this job, Building Departments maintain records on Albany County building codes, reviews of building codes, and record any changes to the code requirements or regulations. They also review and approve building and renovation plans to make sure they meet building codes, and they typically keep records on approved and rejected plans. Albany County Building Department records can identify building codes, find records of Albany County violations, and locate approved building plans. These building code documents are often available online through the local Building Department website.

Albany County Building Department Albany NY 112 State Street 12207 518-447-7090

Albany County Planning Department Albany NY 112 State Street 12207 518-447-5660

Albany Permits Albany NY 24 Eagle Street 12207 518-434-5090

Albany Zoning Albany NY 21 Lodge Street 12207 518-434-2532

New Scotland Zoning Slingerlands NY 2029 New Scotland Road 12159 518-439-9038

New York State Policy & Planning Colonie NY 50 Wolf Road 12205 518-457-2967

Ravena Building Department and Permits Ravena NY 15 Mountain Road 12143 518-756-8233

Town Of Colonie Building Department Latham NY 347 Old Niskayuna Road 12110 518-783-2706

Watervliet Zoning Watervliet NY 2 15th Street 12189 518-270-3815