Buildings (DOB)


The New York City Department of Buildings promotes the safe and lawful use of buildings and properties by enforcing the Building Code and Zoning Resolution. We facilitate compliant development with integrity, efficiency and professionalism.


  280 Broadway, New York NY, 10007    Map this

Contact Numbers

(212) 566-5000
Fax:  (212) 566-3784
TTY:  (212) 566-4769
24 hour information and complaint number: Dial 311 or:  (212) NEW-YORK


Melanie E. La Rocca , Commissioner. $243,171.
(212) 393-2001
First Deputy Commissioner - Constadino "Gus" Sirakis, P.E.
(212) 393-2002
Chief of Staff - Ahmed Tigani
Assistant Commissioner, External Affairs - Patrick Wehle
Assistant Commissioner, Communications - Seth Stein
Press Secretary - Andrew Rudansky
Chief Analytics Officer - Timothy Martin
EEO Officer - Kareem Gabriel