Waterfront Construction Work Permits



Small Business Services, Department of City
This waterfront construction work permit is required when building or renovating any structure on City-owned waterfront property. It is also required when building or renovating piers, bulkheads, seawalls or docks on privately-owned property.

Additional resources

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS)
Waterfront Permits Unit
1 Liberty Plaza, 11th Floor
New York,NY10006
For further assistance, please call 311 and ask for: SBS Waterfront Permits Unit
Website: http://www.nyc.gov/waterfrontpermits

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