Building Codes

Apply for a Building Permit

If you are looking to apply for a building permit, you can walk through the steps here to make sure you have all of the requirements covered before visiting the Building Codes office.

Begin the Application Process


Effective October 3rd 2016 the 2015 International Codes with New York suppliments will take effect

Building Codes does not have enforcement responsibilities in the Town of Queensbury or the City of Glens Falls. You can find information for Queensbury at the Queensbury Building and Codes department and for Glens Falls at the Glens Falls Building and Codes department.

Warren County Building Codes
Warren County Human Services Building 3rd Floor
1340 State Route 9
Lake George NY 12845

Phone: (518) 761-6542
Fax: (518) 761-6564

E-Mail Building Codes

Open Monday through Friday - 8 AM to 5 PM
If coming for a permit, you should be at the office no later than 4:30.
Inspectors are in the office between 8 AM and 10 AM