Zoning and other Village Codes are enforced by this Department as well as issuing building and demolition permits.
This department is responsible for enforcing the Village's non-criminal codes, including the Zoning Code.
Building permits are issued by the Zoning & Code Enforcement Officer.
New regulations on obtaining a building permit within the Village of Wilson:
To obtain a Building Permit all Businesses will need to send a copy of their Liability Insurance and Worker's Compensation, listing the Village of Wilson, to the Village Building Inspectors office prior to issuance of building permit. NO EXCEPTIONS.
If you are a Village resident and will be doing the work yourself, as per NYS as of June 1, 2018, you will need to obtain a Certificate of Exemption from Worker's Compensation and/or Disability Benefits (CE-200) through New York Business Express.
Quick link to CE-200 application process: www.businessexpress.ny.gov (see below under documents for the Certificate of Exemption instruction form).
Hours of Operation:
Building Inspector - Code Enforcement Officer is a part time position. Please refer to the Village calendar for days he will be in the office.
You may also call the Village office to make an appointment to meet with the building inspector / code enforcement official.