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Town of Lisbon,
St. Lawrence County, POB 98, 6963 County Route 10, Lisbon,
New York, 13658

Phone 315-393-5988

 

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Building Code Enforcement

Code Enforcement Officer Chris Sherwin
Phone (315) 854-4026
Fax (315) 394-7412

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Office Hours are Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Office phone: 315-854-4026

Site Plan Application must be approved by the Lisbon Planning Board for commercial and multi-family dwellings prior to a building permit being issued.

Site Plan Application and Building Permits are available at the town hall, will be mailed upon request, or may be downloaded here as a pdf file.

Building permit must be obtained prior to the commencement of the work. Permits are required for:

     New Construction - commercial, residential

     Also: new roofs, pools, outdoor wood boilers, remolition/removal of structures, septic systems, any other use or change of existing building and/or property.

BUILDING PERMITS.
 
            (a) Building Permits Required. Except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b) of this section, a Building Permit shall be required for any work which must conform to the Uniform Code and/or the Energy Code, including, but not limited to, the construction, enlargement, alteration, improvement, removal, relocation or demolition of any building or structure or any portion thereof, and the installation of a solid fuel burning heating appliance, chimney or flue in any dwelling unit. No Person shall commence any work for which a Building Permit is required without first having obtained a Building Permit from the Code Enforcement Officer.

            (b) Exemptions. No Building Permit shall be required for work in any of the following categories:

                        (1) construction or installation of one story detached structures associated with one- or two-family dwellings or multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) which are used for tool and storage sheds, playhouses or similar uses, provided the gross floor area does not exceed 144 square feet (13.88 square meters);

                        (2) installation of swings and other playground equipment associated with a one- or two-family dwelling or multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses);

                        (3) installation of swimming pools associated with a one- or two-family dwelling or multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses) where such pools are designed for a water depth of less than 24 inches and are installed entirely above ground;

                        (4) installation of fences which are not part of an enclosure surrounding a swimming pool;

                        (5) construction of retaining walls unless such walls support a surcharge or impound Class I, II or IIIA liquids;

                        (6) construction of temporary motion picture, television and theater stage sets and scenery;

                        (7) installation of window awnings supported by an exterior wall of a one- or two-family dwelling or multiple single-family dwellings (townhouses);

                        (8) installation of partitions or movable cases less than 5'-9" in height;

                        (9) painting, wallpapering, tiling, carpeting, or other similar finish work;

                        (10) installation of listed portable electrical, plumbing, heating, ventilation or cooling equipment or appliances;

                        (11) replacement of any equipment provided the replacement does not alter the equipment’s listing or render it inconsistent with the equipment’s original specifications; or

                        (12) repairs, provided that such repairs do not involve (i) the removal or cutting away of a loadbearing wall, partition, or portion thereof, or of any structural beam or load bearing component; (ii) the removal or change of any required means of egress, or the rearrangement ofparts of a structure in a manner which affects egress; (iii) the enlargement, alteration, replacement or relocation of any building system; or (iv) the removal from service of all or part of a fire protection system for any period of time.

More information pertaining to building permits is located online here: http://dos.state.ny.us/code

Town of Lisbon, NY Permit Fee Schedule:

Fees for permits on new Construction (prior to start of project) are as follows:

Typical residential home up to 2,000 Sq./ft.

$.08 per square foot

Typical residential home above 2001 Sq./ft.

$.08 per square foot

Residential garage or commercial garage

$.04 per square foot

Non typical residential home (e.g. no wiring, no plumbing, no central heating)

$.08 per Sq. foot

Minimum Building Permit Fee

$25.00

 

Commercial Construction

Manufacture Homes

$1.50 per $1,000 up to $100,000

$2.75 per $1,000>$100.000

Fire Inspection Fees

$25 per unit

 

Fees for permits on new Construction (After start of project) are as follows

Typical residential home up to 2,000 Sq./ft.

$.16 per square foot

Typical residential home above 2001 Sq./ft.

$.16 per square foot

Residential garage or commercial garage

$.08 per square foot

Non typical residential home (e.g. no wiring, no plumbing, no central heating)

$.18 per Sq. foot

Minimum Building Permit Fee

$50.00

Commercial Construction

Manufacture Homes

$3.00 per $1,000 up to $100,000

$5.50 per $1,000>$100.000

 

Last updated June 3, 2013

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