Public Review Sessions and Puplic Hearings
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    The Board meets for review sessions and public hearings, where members of the public can observe and present testimony on applications.

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    Watch videos of the Board's review sessions and public hearings on the Board's website.

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    Learn about viewing application materials, requesting records, or finding out more information about the Board.

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    The Board's office is located at 22 Reade Street, Main Floor, New York, NY 10007.


All applications filed with the Board on or after June 1, 2022, are subject to SEQRA and CEQR and shall be accompanied by the requisite environmental review form(s) and fees. See §§ 1-08.1 and 1-08.2 of the Board’s Rules of Practice and Procedures.



Open Meetings Law Resolution

Declaration of Remote Meetings

Digital Filling


The Board of Standards and Appeals has recently promulgated rules to enable it to maintain its application records as digital documents without paper copies. Filings and submissions are no longer required to be submitted in person at the Board's office. Read Notice

BSA Comments

Do you want BSA to know what you think about an application?

Please submit your comments here.

BSA YouTube

To view the Board's hearing live stream please visit our YouTube channel. Members of the public are welcome to participate in the live streamed hearings.

Details to join the hearings is located on the right of our webpage banner. You can find out when your related calendar number will be called in the hearing calendar.

Administrative Notice

Combined Public Hearing Calendar

To accommodate teleconferencing, the Board has modified its upcoming hearing calendars. All interested parties should review these draft calendars to see the applications scheduled for the coming months.

These draft hearing calendars are subject to change with updates posted regularly. The final hearing calendars for the following week (including final date and time) will be posted the Friday before.

Applicants should contact the respective Project Managers for additional information.

2023 BSA Calendar

The Board's 2024 Public Hearing Calendar is now available.

The Board's 2023 Public Hearing Calendar is now available.

Administrative Notice

Teleconference Hearing Guide

Teleconference Hearing Guide for Applicants

Because of COVID-19, the Board of Standards and Appeals is holding review sessions and public hearings by teleconference. The review session and public hearings are viewable online in real time on the Board's website and YouTube channel

Members of the public are welcome to participate. See the Board's Teleconference Hearing Guideand Applicant Guide for instructions.

Administrative Notice

Office Closed: Because of COVID-19, the Board's office is closed until further notice. Please direct questions to (212) 386-0009 or

Administrative Notice

Covid-19 Notice on Precautions for Application Filings, Submissions, and Record Inspections(revised March 17, 2020)

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Freedom of Information Law (FOIL) requests are now available through the City's Open Records Portal, which allows you to track the status of your request and view relevant records.

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The Board is pleased to announce its participation in NYC Open Data, which includes a dataset of applications filed since 1998 and a searchable decisions map.

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