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Forms used by the Adirondack Park Agency
Click a heading below to view Agency forms.
Jurisdictional Inquiry Form
Use this form to find out if you need to apply for a permit. The new electronic jurisdictional inquiry form cannot be completed online. Instead, to complete the Agency's electronic jurisdictional inquiry form please download the form, fill it out completely, sign electronically per the instructions provided, save the form, attach a copy plus any other required documents to an email, and submit to email@example.com. If you are unable to submit via email, hard copy submissions are accepted, although delays may occur.
Download form: Jurisdictional Inquiry Form (JIF)
For more information on this topic, see the Property Owners section of our web site.
Subdivision, House, Cabin Applications
Shoreline Variance, Water, Wetland Applications
Tower, Antenna Applications
Commercial, Public, Industrial, Waste Management Applications
General Permit Applications
General Permits authorize an expedited Agency review process for the following activities:
Help for Permit Applications
Please note: before viewing any of these help documents, be aware that links to help documents are found with each form pertinent to the specific form. You may want to choose a form application first and find help information specific to your needs there.
Map Amendment Application
Application to amend the Official Adirondack Park Land Use And Development Plan zoning map.
Download form: Map Amendment Application Form
Before spending time filling out any forms, it's best to check
with the APA to determine what forms may apply to your project.
For more help, see contact us, the Property
Owners section, and
the Citizen's Guide.
General help for downloading and printing forms.
Filling out forms as completely as possible will aid in a more
timely review. For assistance in filling out your forms, please
instruction booklets indicated in the descriptive list of forms.
Development projects in New York State
As with any development project in New York State, more than one
permit may be required for your proposed activity. more...
Please check with other state agencies and your local town or village
office about other regulations that may apply to your project.
New York State Department of Environmental
New York State
Department of Health