Step 1: Licensees can pay their renewal fees with our secure online payment portal at https://paydirect.link2gov.com/DOB-LicenseRenewal/ItemSearch. After your 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 their 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.
One 2x2 current photograph (passport size)
Copy of your Site Safety Manager Refresher Course certificate (course must have been taken within one (1) year prior to renewal).
Completed 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 confirmation e-mail for online payments.
$50 fee payment-check or money order if not making online payment.
$100 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.