Code Enforcement

The Code Enforcement Division helps to protect the Town of Van Etten public’s well-being and enhance the quality of life by enforcing the health, safety and sanitation codes. Please check back; we will be adding more information soon.

Have a question?  Give us a call.  We will be happy to assist you.

Hours: Wednesday 4 - 6 pm

Or by appointment 


Rich LeClaire                                                          Brandon Decker

Building Code Enforcement Offcr.                     Deputy Builing Code Enforcement Offcr.

(607) 589-4435 Ext 5 - Office                             607-731-6040

(607) 793-8036 - Cell

Frequently Asked Questions

Does the Town of Van Etten conduct Fire Inspections in commercial buildings?

Yes, all commercial buildings are inspected every three (3) years and all places of assembly every year.

Do I need a Building Permit for re roofing and shingle replacement?

All reroofing, including shingle layover, must have building permits.