Application to the Zoning Office Information

Applications are available at the Village Clerk’s Office or at www.villageofgreenwich.org. Zoning Officer Eric Becker can provide assistance regarding requirements and procedures. 518 232-8252. Text preferred.

Filing fee is payable upon submission.

Applications for new construction must include a plot plan of any proposed new construction and a brief building plan. General contractors must show a certificate of Worker’s Compensation or an affidavit of exemption.

New construction must secure a building permit from Washington County Code Enforcement prior to project launch. Local Regulation Compliance Sheet (LRCC#1) must be signed by local official before any permit can be issued. Washington County Code Enforcement is responsible for all building inspections and the issuance of Certificates of Occupancy in the Village of Greenwich. https://washingtoncountyny.gov/DocumentCenter/View/464/Building-Permit-Application-PDF-fill-in

At the completion of the project a compliance certificate (LRCC#2) must be completed by the Village Code Enforcement Officer and submitted to the County.

Any denied applications may be appealed to the Village Zoning Board of Appeals. Meetings are scheduled as needed. Village Zoning Board of Appeals application fee is $50.00 plus the cost of any additional mailing.

Project schedule of fees:

Under $1,000: $25.00
$1,000 – $4,999: $30.00
$5,000 – $14,999: $35.00
$15,000 – $24,999: $40.00
$25,000 – $99,999: $60,000
$100,000 and up: $120,000