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New License Application Types Launch on DOB Website

Starting September 7, 2021, industry professionals looking to apply for a new license for more than a dozen construction-related roles in New York City, will be required to submit their applications using the online portal: DOB NOW.

Paper application submissions for the licenses/registrations listed above must either be dropped off in-person or postmarked to the Licensing Unit no later than Friday, August 20, 2021. No new license application will be accepted between Monday, August 23 and Friday, September 3, 2021.

License/Registration Applications

• Concrete Safety Manager

• Concrete Test Laboratory

• Construction Superintendent

• Contractor

• Electrician

• Elevator Agency Directors/Inspectors

• Filing Representative

• High Pressure Boiler Operating Engineer

• Hoisting Machine Operator

• Master Fire Suppression Piping Contractor

• Master Plumber

• Rigger

• Oil Burner Equipment Installer

• Sign Hanger

• Site Safety Coordinator/Manager

• Special Inspection Agency

• Tower Crane Rigger

View original SERVICE NOTICE from the Department of Buildings HERE

View the License Renewal Application User Guide HERE



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