The official site for the Town of Patterson

Patterson Town Hall
1142 Route 311
Patterson, NY 12563

- Forms and Publications -


Exemptions are available for several categories, including STAR (School Tax Relief). All exemptions should be submitted to the Assessor's office by March 1st, with the exception of the Basic STAR exemption, which is submitted directly to the NYS Department of Taxation and Finance.

These applications are available from the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance website:

Basic STAR Exemption

Please be advised the NYS Department of Tax and Finance administers all new homeowners who wish to apply for the basic star program. One may register online OR by calling 518-457-2036

Enhanced STAR

Enhanced STAR Application
Mandatory RP-425 IVP application

Senior citizen with limited income initial application
If Enhanced Star exemption is not currently being received, you must complete the mandatory RP-425 IVP application and the RP-425 E.

Senior citizen with limited income annual renewal

Persons with Disabilities and Limited Income Exemption initial application
Persons with Disabilities and Limited Income Exemption annual renewal

Agricultural initial application
Agricultural new orchards or vineyards
Agricultural annual renewal

Alternative Veteran Exemption initial application
Alternative Veteran Disability percentage change

Cold War Veteran exemption initial application
Cold War Veteran Disability percentage change

Volunteer Firefights/Volunteer Ambulance Workers Exemption

Not for profit initial application


Not for profit annual renewal

RP-420-a/b-Rnw-I Schedule A

Numerical list by form number

Building Department

Building Department Fees

Demolition Permit Application

NYEIS Electrical Permit Application
SWIS Electrical Permit Application
Inspections On Time Electrical Permit Application

Fuel Oil/Gas Permit
Fuel Pressure/Leak Test Affidavit

Plumbing Permit Application

Information Packet for Pools, Hot Tubs, and Spas

Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide (English)
Residential Wood Deck Construction Guide (Spanish)

General Building Permit Application
Building Permit Checklist
Notice of Construction Type
Inspection Requirements (New Construction)
Certificate of Occupancy Requirements (New Construction)
Certificate of Occupancy Checklist

Chapter 129 Rental Registration Law
Rental Registration / Accessory Apartment Frequently Asked Questions
Rental Registration Application
Accessory Apartment Compliance Checklist

Highway Department

Highway Work Permit
Highway Department Complaint / Inquiry Form

Planning Department

NYS DEC SEQR Regulatory Documents

Agricultural Data Statement:
This form must be completed for any application for a special use permit, site plan approval, use variance, or subdivision that would occur on property on which there is a farm operation, or on any property within 500 feet of a farm operation, located in a NYS Department of Agriculture and Market certified Agricultural District.

Fees Schedule
Address List Waiver Form
Driveway Postponement / Waiver Application
Erosion Control Bond Application
Fill Permit Application
Lot Line Adjustment Application
Sign Application
Site Plan Application
Stormwater, Soil Erosion and Sediment Control Application
Subdivision Application
Freshwater Wetlands and Watercourse Permit Application


Forms for Patterson Recreation programs may be found on the Patterson Recreation website.

Town Supervisor

Parking Permits for the Disabled [ instructions and form ]
Residents with severe disabilities can contact the Supervisor's Office for the NYS DMV application for special license plates or parking permits. Permits are made available to residents with valid driver's licenses who have a doctor-certified physical impairment.
Town of Patterson Workplace Violence Prevention Program

Town Clerk

Recycling Center Permit
Bulk Garbage Pickup / Drop Off Application

Certified Copies

*Request Copy of Marriage License
*Request Copy of Death Record
*Genealogical Application

*All mailed in applications must be notarized. Complete the application and enclose a copy of drivers license and fee. All payments are to be made out to the Patterson Town Clerk.

Fee Schedule
FOIL Request Form
Town of Patterson Ethics Inquiry Form
Application for Seasonal Employment - Park District
Application for Use of Park Facilities
Application for Multi Use of Park Facilities
Patterson Park District Registration Form
Putnam Lake Park District Beach ID Registration Form
Putnam Lake Park District Boat Storage Registration Form


Fees Schedule
Application Form for a Zoning Variance

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Patterson Town Hall
PO Box 470
1142 Route 311
Patterson, New York 12563
(845) 878-6500