Step 1: Licensees can pay their renewal fees with our secure online payment portal at https://paydirect.link2gov.com/DOB-LicenseRenewal/ItemSearch. After online payment is processed, the licensee will receive a confirmation email from firstname.lastname@example.org the subject will be Department of Buildings Payment Confirmation.
Step 2: To complete the renewal process, licensees must mail application and supporting documents to:
NYC Department of Buildings
280 Broadway, 6th floor
New York, NY 10007
Supporting Documents Include:
Original, typewritten LIC3 License Application (you do not need the LIC4)
One 2x2 current photograph (passport size)
Child Support Certification Form
If your business information has changed, include the LIC4 application and a notarized letter from your employer on business letterhead stating your title, duties and start date with the company.
Copy of Concrete Safety Manager Refresher Course certificate (course must be taken within one year of renewal).
Copy of confirmation e-mail for online payments.
$100 fee payment-check or money order if not making online payment.
$150 late renewal-check or money order if not making online payments.
Step 3: Receive license card by mail.
Note: Renewals with online payments may be considered for priority processing. To avoid a late fee, renewal applications must be submitted 30-60 days before the expiration date indicated on the registration card.