Building Department Contact Information

Matthew Fischione
Supervising Code Enforcement Officer
phone 716-684-4171 ext. 141
email Email

William Revelas
PT Fire Inspector
phone 716-684-4171 ext.140
Email

house Building Department
 21 Central Avenue
        Lancaster, NY 14086
fax 716-685-5317

Jesse Gilbert
Asst. Code Enforcement Officer
phone 716-684-4171 ext.118
Email

Robert Rendon
Asst. Code Enforcement Officer
phone 716-684-4171 ext.137
Email

Scott Pease
Asst. Code Enforcement Officer
phone 716-684-4171 ext.138
Email

   

Craig Blanchard
Zoning Clerk
phone 716-684-4171 ext.134
Email

Beth Cook
Zoning Clerk
phone 716-684-4171 ext.136
Email

TreAnn Flanagan
PT Clerk Typist
phone 716-684-4171 ext.135
Email

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM   

 

Main Function of Department

Issue and inspection of issued building permits for the Town and Village of Lancaster. We enforce International Building Codes, Fire Codes, Local Zoning Codes, Federal Flood Plains. Receive resident complaints with regard to building and zoning issues.

General Information

Before any person shall erect, construct, alter, move, demolish or commence to erect, construct, alter, move or demolish any building or structure within the Town of Lancaster and Village of Lancaster, such person shall first apply for and obtain a building permit from the Building Inspector.

Please contact this department for information and specifications regarding set back, permitted size and height of structures, prior to building permit application submittal.

Inspection Requirements

Please call the office at 684-4171 to schedule inspections listed on customer copy of permit.

 

Helpful Resources

pdf CE 200 homeowner exemption

pdf Lancaster Zoning Map 2019

pdf Subdivision Regulations

pdf Town Site Plan Packet

pdf Village Site Plan Change In Use Packet

  

Building Permits

pdf DECK PERMITS

pdf Deck Code 2020 RCNY R507

pdf DEMOLITION PERMITS

pdf FENCE PERMITS

pdf 1 & 2 Family Residential Permits

pdf POOL PERMITS

pdf SHED PERMITS under 144sf

pdf SHED GARAGE PERMITS over 144 SF

 

  
Notices

Controlling the rodent population in our neighborhoods is a community effort. Code Enforcement and Resident participation is vital. For more information on how to keep our properties free from infestation, please visit this page on our site for more information or the Erie County Department of Health page.

Loads of topsoil, mulch, stone or any other material are not permitted to be deposited on roadways, in the road right of way or impede the use of sidewalks at any time.