The St. Lawrence County Seat

Village Code Enforcement Office

Tim Nolan, Village Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: 315-386-2871  ext. 9210; Fax:  315-386-1361
tnolan@cantonny.gov

Village Code

Building Permit Applications:

Blank Village Building Permit applications may be downloaded and printed from the link above or picked up at the Village Code Enforcement Office or Village Clerk’s Office.  Completed Building Permits can be dropped off in the Village Clerk’s Offices, or mailed to:

Canton Village Code Enforcement
Municipal Building
60 Main Street, Canton, New York 13617

Please Note:

  • Building Permit Applications MUST be submitted prior to commencement of work. Upon issuance of permit, the applicant must contact the Code Enforcement Officer upon completion of each stage of work and for final inspection.
  • A permit is valid for 12 months and must be renewed if the work is not completed within that time.
  • Applications for residential structures over 1500 sq. ft. and all commercial projects require New York State engineered drawings.

Other Village and Town applications, permits, and forms available here