Code Enforcement
Code Enforcement Officer: Wayne Newton
Phone: 343-0485
Laws
Building Code Law (.pdf, 92 kb)
Flood Prevention Law (.pdf, 879 kb)
Pool Requirements (.pdf, 314 kb)
Permits
New House Permit (.pdf, 2.9 mb)
Demolition Permit (.pdf, 169 kb)
Fence Permit (.pdf, 740 kb)
Deck Permit (.pdf, 4.8 mb)
Garage Permit (.pdf, 3.3 mb)
Pool Permit (.pdf, 1.8 mb)
Shed Permit (.pdf, 1.4 mb)
Chimney Permit (.pdf, 3.3 mb)
Pole Barn Permit (.pdf, 3.3 mb)
Building Permit (.pdf, 140 kb)
Gold Building Permit Form (.pdf, 25 kb) Needed for all Building Permits
BUILDING PERMIT FEES
Effective August 2012
Building permit application
$10.00
One / Two family dwellings & additions
$.15/sq.ft.
Multiple dwellings & additions
$.20/sq.ft.
Commercial /Industrial Structures & additions
$.25/sq.ft.
Alterations & Repair work up to $2500. minimum fee
One percent (1%) fee for work over $2500.
$25.00
Renovation Fee
$100.00
Regulatory Compliant Fee
$100.00
Inspection for compliance pre 1-1-84
$25.00
Manufactured Homes & Mobile Homes
Not on a basement
With a basement

$90.00
$125.00
Accessory Building Sheds/Pole barns/unattached garages/decks
Up to 144 sq. ft.
145 sq. ft. and up an additional

$40.00
$.08 sq. ft.
Swimming Pool
$35.00
Public Hearing – Planning and / or Zoning
$200.00
Demolition Permit
$35.00
Wood Stove/Chimney installation/inspection
$35.00
Fence Permit
$30.00
Fire Works Display
$25.00
Commercial Truss Construction
$50.00
Solar Panel Inspection
$50.00
Wind Conversion Systems (windmills)
$1.00/pr. Ft.
Including blades
Be it further resolved that Building Permits expire one-year (1) after the date of issue. Be it further resolved that building permits may be renewed one time only, for a fee equal to 50 % of the original fee, provided renewal occurs within 60 days of expiration.
By order of the Oswego Town Board
amended 08/2012
Interactive Zoning Map
Town of Oswego 2009 Zoning Law (.pdf, 336 kb)
Zoning Chart (.pdf, 188 kb)
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