Contact Information
Department Head
Joseph Mlcoch

Address
1786 Kings Highway
Chester, NY 10918

P: (845) 469-7000 x7
F: (845) 469-9242

Hours
7:15am - 12pm | 12:30 - 4:30pm
Monday - Thursday
Upcoming Events
09/03/2014
7:00 PM: PLANNING BOARD
09/17/2014
7:00 PM: PLANNING BOARD
09/18/2014
7:00 PM: ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS
Building Department

Forms
Building Permit Applications and Requirements: Download Link

Frequently Asked Questions
The following table breaks down what requires a building permit from our department.

 Requires Permit Does Not Require Permit
 - New Construction/Addition
- Roofing
- Deck
- Windows (sized changed)
- Pool & Fence for Pool
- Fence and Walls
- Shed
- Filing in Property or Removing Soil
- Garage/ Basement Conversions
- New Heating Units and Air Conditioning
- Fireplace/ Wood-Pellet Stove
- Demolition
- New Septic System (or repair)
- Signs
- Local Wetlands
- New Electrical Work (must be inspected by a Town Approved Agency
- Kitchen/Bathroom Remodeling (with no electrical improvement)
- Siding
- Windows (same size)
- Plumbing Repairs
- Other Non-Structural Repairs