Step 1: Licensees can pay their renewal fees with our secure online payment portal at https://paydirect.link2gov.com/DOB-LicenseRenewal. After your online payment is processed, you 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, you must mail your application and supporting documents to:
NYC Department of Buildings
280 Broadway, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10007
Original, Typewritten LIC1 License Application
Completed, Typewritten LIC34 Licensing Supplemental Affidavit (if applicable)
One (1) 2X2 Current Passport Size Photograph
Completed Child Support Certification form
Original License Card
Copy of confirmation e-mail for online payment
$150 Payment Fee (Check or Money Order Only). If paying by check, make sure to include your address.
To avoid a $50 late fee, renewal applications must be submitted 30-60 days before the expiration date that is indicated on your license card.