Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, City Hall is closed to the public as of March 17, 2020. Necessary in-person transactions will occur by appointment only. All permit applications, zoning compliance letters, and other transactions will be limited to online or email only. Building and emergency inspections will continue as normal. Please call (518) 279-7178 to contact the Bureau of Code Enforcement for more information or to setup an appointment.
The City Code Enforcement office is located in City Hall. The office can also be reached at:
City of Troy, NY
c/o Code Enforcement
433 River Street
Troy, NY 12180
Main (518) 279-7180
Hotline (518) 270-4404
The Bureau of Code Enforcement administers the City’s building construction, permitting and housing inspection programs. Under these programs the Bureau is responsible for the enforcement of all state and local codes as well as the City’s Zoning Ordinance.
Typical functions of the Bureau include issuance of building permits, performance of construction and housing inspections, vacant building inspections and issuance of certificates of occupancy and compliance.
If you have any questions, concerns, or would like to file a complaint or to request an inspection, please feel free to contact us at (518) 279-7180 during regular business hours Monday – Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm.
To submit a complaint after regular business hours or during holidays and weekends call our hotline at (518) 270-4404. You may also submit a complaint using our online Complaint Form.