As the Department strives to facilitate safe and compliant development that supports our economy and revitalizes our neighborhoods, your obligation is to conduct business with the Department in a lawful, honest, and professional manner. Together our work maintains the vibrancy of New York City's buildings and properties.

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  • Project Advocate Services - get assistance in the resolution of technical and operational issues relating to your project or property

Safety & Integrity are Our Priority

To help foster integrity in the construction industry, the Department created a Code of Conduct specifically for industry professionals and others who conduct business with the Department. Professional Engineers (PE) and Registered Architects (RA), Licensees and Registrants, Code and Zoning Representatives, Property Owners and workers should use this as a guide when conducting business with Department employees.

Read the Department's Industry Code of Conduct.