Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Elevator Compliance Filings to Launch in DOB NOW: Safety
Effective September 17, 2018, all new inspection/test reports and notifications for elevators and other related devices must be submitted online through DOB NOW: Safety at www.nyc.gov/dobnow.
As defined in the 2014 NYC Building Code, Appendix K, Table N1, this applies to:
No paper filings will be accepted after August 31, 2018
No filings can be submitted between September 1, 2018 and September 16, 2018
No elevator inspection/test reports, notifications or affirmations of correction will be accepted by mail, in-person or online. If your filing is due in this period, you must submit the filing before August 31.
Late filings will be subject to civil penalties/late fees. Failure to file will result in full penalties per 1RCNY§103-02.
Log Into DOB NOW: Safety
All Owners, Agency Directors and Inspectors need an eFiling account to submit filings in DOB NOW: Safety. If you need to register for an account, visit the Registration Information page at www.nyc.gov/dobnowtips for assistance.
DOB NOW: Safety Training
DOB will conduct free training sessions to demonstrate how to use DOB NOW: Safety for elevator compliance filings. To register for an upcoming training and to view resources including a user manual go to www.nyc.gov/dobnowtraining.
To submit an inquiry about DOB NOW: Safety, visit www.nyc.gov/dobnowhelp.
POST UNTIL: December 31, 2018
Rick D. Chandler, P.E. Commissioner nyc.gov/buildings
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