Town of Ramapo, New York
Questions? call: 845-357-5100

Building Department

Ian Smith - Building Inspector

(845)-357-5100 ext. 326


The Town of Ramapo Building, Planning and Zoning Department reviews building permits, Planning Board and Zoning Board of Appeals application. 

The Town of Ramapo Building Department works with new homeowners and long-time residents interested in building a new home, or making alterations to an existing one, as well as people wishing to do commercial construction and alterations, including change in occupancies. The department’s objective is to help make the building permit and certificate of occupancy (C.O.) process as simple as possible.

Building permits and certificates of occupancy ensure that residential and commercial properties in the Town of Ramapo meet the building codes for structural soundness.