Building Division

To ensure the safety of our residents during the Coronavirus outbreak, the Town of Brookhaven’s Building Division will be implementing an online submission service effective immediately.


  • Online permit renewals receive a 10% discount
    • This does not include solar and accessory apartment renewals
  • Also, we reduce your permit fee to offset all online convenience fees

Online Services

  • Renew a Building Permit
  • Renew a House Rental License or an Accessory Apartment License
  • Submit a New Residential / Commercial Permit Application and/or Plans Review
    • More specifically, use the link below to apply for a new Residential Building Permit, Commercial Building Permit (such as a sign permit), Accessory Apartment License, House Rental License, Request for Board of Zoning Appeals Denial
    • Examples of new residential permit types include: Attic/Garage Conversion, Attached Garage, Townhouse, Covered Porch, Fence, Basement Conversion, Fireplace/Wood-Burning Stove, Second Story Addition, Roof Over, Demo, First Story Addition, In-ground Pool, Alterations or Repairs, Solar Panels and Deck
    • Visit
  • Requests for Property Documents/Research
  • Social Distancing Accommodations Form

Need More Information?

Expeditor Registration

Please fill out our online form to register as an expeditor with the Town of Brookhaven on an annual basis.