New Periodic Inspection Requirements for NYC Parking Structures

Posted on January, 19 2023

Beginning January 1, 2022, Local Law 126 of 2021 (Intro No. 2261-A) will require owners of parking structures to hire an NYS licensed and registered professional engineer to inspect the structure at least once every six years and file a report with the Department of Buildings documenting the results of the inspection that include:

  • buildings, or portions of a building, used for parking or storing motor
    vehicles, including space inside or under a building
  • open parking garages and enclosed parking garages as defined in the NYC
    Building Code.

For more information, see NYC DOB’s press release.