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One Independence Hill
Farmingville, NY 11738
(631) 451-6342, phone
(631) 451-6341, fax

Meeting Dates:
In 2015, the Accessory Apartment Review Board will meet January 8, February 5, March 5, April 2, May 7, June 4, July 9, August 6, September 3, October 1, November 12, December 3.
Accessory Apartment Review Board

The Accessory Apartment Review Board makes decisions about applications for special permits to allow accessory apartments.

An applicant for an Accessory Apartment is to submit the following to the Building Division
An original triplicate accessory apartment application signed and notarized by owner. Three sets of floor plans for all floor levels, including basement, of the entire house.

These plans must have been approved and stamped by our plans examiner and include all rooms with their sizes and uses, ceiling heights, size of all doors and windows.  Windows must indicate opening size (height, width and area) if it is an opening for emergency and rescue.

  • Five in scale copies of the property survey.
  • Current tax bill (Duplicate tax bills may be obtained from the Tax Receiver's Office)
  • Copies of all pages of the deed.
  • “Declaration of Covenant” signed and notarized by owner
  • “Inspection Affidavit” to be signed and notarized.
  • Fee of $150.00 If paying by check, it is payable to the Town of Brookhaven.
  • Copies of the Certificates of Occupancy for all buildings and structures on the property.
  • “Disclosure Affidavit” signed by property owner.
  • Photos of the house show front, rear, sides and rear yard, front yard and driveway.
  • “Certification of Structures” form signed and dated by property owner.
An application may be obtained in person at the Building Division or through the mail by calling 451-6342.

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