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Mailing Address

New York State Department of State
Division of Building Standards and Codes
One Commerce Plaza
99 Washington Avenue, Suite 1160
Albany, NY 12231-0001


General - (518) 486-4487
Training - (518) 474-5788


BSC Staff

Acting Director and Assistant Director for Educational and Technical Support
John R. Addario, P.E.

Acting Assistant Director and Assistant Director for Inspection and Compliance
Brian S. Tollisen, P.E

Assistant Director for Code Development
Gerard Hathaway, R.A.

Assistant Director for Code Administration and Factory Manufactured Building Programs
Joseph Hill, R.A.

Contact Information:
                                Department of State
                                One Commerce Plaza
                                99 Washington Ave, Suite 1160
                                Albany, NY 12231-0001
                                Phone: (518) 474-4073
                                Fax: (518) 486- 4487


For Code Questions:
                                Phone: (518)-474-4073 Fax: (518)-486-448


City of Albany Code Enforcement - call (518) 434-5995.

Always contact your local code enforcment official FIRST with questions related to code enforcement.