Code Enforcement

West Seneca Town Hall
1250 Union Road - Room 210
West Seneca, NY 14224
Phone: (716) 558-3242
Fax: (716) 677-4488

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

*Building, Plumbing & Electrical Permits must be issued by an Inspector*

Inspectors are available in office Monday - Friday
between the hours of:
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Noon - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sidewalk Information Sheet

John Gullo
Department Manager
Senior Code Enforcement Officer
558-3238 Email:

Jeffrey Schieber
Code Enforcement Officer
558-3237 Email:

Jeffrey Baksa
Asst. Code Enforcement Officer
558-3241 Email:

Doug Busse
Housing Inspector
558-3260 Email:

Suzette Luongo
Senior Clerk Typist
558-3242 Email:

Amy Kobler
Licensing Coordinator-Deputy Town Clerk
558-3243 Email:

Steve Lomison
Electrical Inspector
558-3221 Email:

Mission Statement
Code Enforcement is committed to enforcing the Town of West Seneca's ordinances to abate and prevent nuisances within the community, through the inspection of commercial and residential properties in order to uphold and enforce codes and community standards thereby maintaining the town's high standards of curb appeal.

Department Responsibilities

  • Site plan review for Town Zoning compliance
  • Building plan review for N.Y.S. Code compliance
  • Field Inspections during construction of building

Click here to go to Code Enforcement Literature and Downloads

Fire Inspections

State Law mandates every industrial, commercial, and multiple dwelling be inspected once a year and follow up corrective inspections must be made if necessary.

Rental Housing Business License Application

Landlord Registration Ordinance


Electrical Inspections

The Code Enforcement office is now conducting inspections internally. We are licensing Electricians now. You can find the information letter and annual application in our list of flyers below. You may view the list of current licensed Electricans below.

Click here for electrical permit.

Click here for 2018 Licensed Electricians

Plumbing Inspections

Our office requires all plumbing and sewer work to be conducted by a West Seneca Licensed Plumber or Sewer Contractor. These individuals are knowledgable with the code and what is required for permits and inspections. You may view the list of current Licensed Master Plumbers and Sewer Contractors.

Click here for the Licensed West Seneca Plumbers

Click here for the Licensed West Seneca Sewer Contractors

Property Maintenance
The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of Property Maintenance which inludes

  • Unlicensed vehicles
  • High Grass
  • Garbage and Debris
  • Nuisances

Fireplaces, Wood Stoves, Gas Inserts & Pellet Stoves

All stoves and fireplaces require a Building Permit.
A Property Survey and a stove/fireplace specification sheet are required to apply for permit.
All units must be UL Listed or they can not be installed.

Two inspections are required:

  • Rough-in Inspection
  • Final Inspection

When inspections are successful, you will receive a Certificate of Code Compliance
Inspectors are available from 8:00 - 10:00AM, 12:00 - 2:00PM and 4:00PM - 5:00PM

It's the law! All truss buildings need to have decals to assist first responders.