A permit required for the installation of any deck or stoop. If a contractor is used, that contractor must have general liability and workman's compensation insurances filed with the Town of Greece as a certificate holder.
Plans Submittal Requirements
- A copy of an Instrument Survey with dimensions indicating the location of the deck on the property.
- A plan with dimensions indicating how the structure will be constructed and anchored. This plan should include materials used and spacing of framing members.
- A plan showing the guardrails as required by the NYS Residential Code. Such guardrails are required to be a minimum of 36 inches in height.
- Plans for pool decks must depict and label details regarding:
-48" Gate swinging away from pool, that is both self closing and self latching
-Gate must swing over a minimal 3' X 3' sq. ft landing.
-Latch for pool gate must be set at a minimum of 3" below top of gate.
-Within an 18" radius of the latch no space may be greater than 1/2"
(All construction documents must conform to Appendix G of the Residential code of NYS)
An inspection of the footing & the completed deck will be required upon completition of work.
Fees and Applications
A permit fee is required, and an application must be completed and submitted to the Technical Services Department at One Vince Tofany Blvd. Please contact the Technical Services Department at (585)723-2443 for additional information.