Building Department

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.

For more infomation, please visit: Building Department (


Building Department                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   21 Central Ave
Lancaster, NY 14086