Code Enforcement


The Code Enforcement oversees and administers day-to-day operations of the Department and review all applications submitted for regulatory applicability to the New York State Building Codes and the Town of Groveland Local Law(s) for the jurisdictional area of the Town of Groveland. The Code Enforcement Officer issues respective Building Permits, Zoning Permits, Demolition Permits, Soil Erosion Permits, Flood Permits, Certificates of Occupancy/Use and Compliance Certificates and monitor, inspect and approve construction site phases (footers, foundations, framing, plumbing, occupancy change/use, etc.)

All permits require Proof of Workers’ Compensation Insurance Coverage.


This department is also responsible for the periodic Fire and Safety Inspections on multiple housing units and commercial structures.


Code Enforcement Officer,

Zoning Enforcement Officer & Fire Marshall

 Ron Maxwell

Contact Info:

Mailing Address:

    Town of Groveland, Code Department

    4955 Aten Road

    Groveland, NY  14462

Office Hours:

Vary, no set office hours. It is recommended to call and schedule an appointment. All inspection require 24-72 hours notice by cell phone 585-447-1358.


Fees for Permits & Applications (click here)

Property complaint form

Permit Applications & Forms:

Application for Zoning Permit

Battery Energy Storage Systems

Instructions for Permits

Dog Law & Fees

Specs for building permits

Right to Farm Law

Application for Building Permit

Dock & Mooring Law

Workers Compensation Application - Owner

Town Zoning Law

Workers Comp. Application - Contractors

Subdivision Regulations

Solar Energy Systems Law

Application for Solid Fuel – wood, coal

Wind/Met Tower Conversion Law

Town Road Driveway Permit

Zoning Map

County Road Driveway Permit

Flood Plain Permit

Soil Erosion Application

Soil Erosion Local Law

Outdoor Furnace Law

Application for Wind Energy Systems

Pool Permit - Above / In Ground

Application for “Minor” Site Minor Subdivision Site Plan Plan & Subdivision

Application for “Major“ Site Plan & Subdivision

Conditional/Special Use Application

Area Variance Application

Use Variance Application







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