The following licensees may submit a LAA1 form:
LAA1 forms can be filed by mail or in person to:
Limited Alteration Application / Permit Renewal Unit
New York City Department of Buildings
280 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10007
9am - 4pm (M - F)
Or through the NYC Development Hub & Electronic Filing System
Work cannot begin without an approved LAA
Construction work is not permitted under a LAA
Upon approval, both electronically and manually filed LAA permits can be downloaded from the property profile.
Licensed Contractors seeking to perform minor plumbing and oil burner installations/repairs or sprinkler and standpipe work can obtain a Limited Alteration Application (LAA) if the job meets the criteria as a Category 1 or Category 2 limited alteration.
Note: please read 28-101.5 of the Administrative Code for complete details.