New Installations or Major Upgrades
File an Elevator Application (EA) to install a new device or perform a substantial upgrade, alteration, replacement or modernization to an existing device.
Alterations, Modernizations, Repairs or Replacements
File an Elevator Building Notice (EBN) to remove or dismantle an existing device or perform a minor alteration, repair or replacement.
ELV1 Elevator Application & Instructions (for EA or EBN)
All permits must be posted in public until the work has been completed and signed-off.
After completion of work performed under an EA or EBN, contact the Elevator Division for an inspection and test appointment. Upon successful completion, the device can be put into service.
Contractors are permitted to sign-off on minor alterations to existing elevators for EBN/PPN applications.
Customer Service: 212-393-2144
General Inquires: firstname.lastname@example.org
Appointment: Online Elevator Appointment Request Form