TOPOGRAPHICAL BUREAU

For more information, please contact:

Mohammed Sadiq, P.E.
Chief Engineer
718-286-2930
[email protected]

The Borough President shall continue to maintain a topographical bureau for such borough and appoint the director of the bureau who shall also serve as construction coordinator and consulting engineer for the borough and shall have qualifications as a licensed professional engineer.

In addition to other duties, the director of the bureau shall monitor capital projects in the borough and shall be able to serve as an expediter on construction projects in the borough and provide technical assistance with respects to construction projects.


Effective March 17, 2020 and until further notice, the Topographical Bureau is open to the public BY APPOINTMENT ONLY Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

To request an appointment, contact us either via email at [email protected] or by calling 718-286-2929.

For Certification appointments, appointment slots are available Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM. Kindly note the following requirements for application packages:

New Building Certification applications must include:

  1. PW-1 Form
  2. PD-1 Form
  3. Survey
  4. First Floor plan of the proposed new building
  5. Bank Check or Money Order of $150, issued to “Office of the Queens Borough President”
  6. Return Address

Building Alternation Certification applications must include:

  1. PW-1 Form
  2. PD-1 Form
  3. Survey
  4. Bank Check or Money Order of $75, issued to “Office of the Queens Borough President”
  5. Return Address

Thank you for understanding. We look forward to seeing you.