Zoning Board of Appeals


OFFICE HOURS: Front Counter
Monday - Friday
8:30am - 4:30pm
Mary Passaro Secretary to the Board
Zoning Board of Appeals
40 Nassau Ave, Suite 1
Islip, New York 11751
(631) 224-5489
(631) 224-3060

The Zoning Board of Appeals processes:

  1. Variance applications - arising from building permit denials
  2. Accessory Apartment applications
  3. Two Family - Family Use Only applications ("Mother Daughter" applications)
  4. Special Exceptions - Permits for various uses specified in the Zoning Ordinance

Please fill out the application in its entirety and bring to the Zoning Board of Appeals along with all other required documents. Forms can be filled out electronically but cannot be submitted online.
Zoning Board of Appeals Application

Fee Schedule

Board Members
James H. Bowers, Chairman
Michael A. Gajdos, Vice Chairman
William D. Wexler
John M. Lorenzo
Daniel J. Sullivan


Planning Division: (631) 224-5450 
Building Division: Permits: (631) 224-5466  Records: (631) 224-5470
Engineering Division: (631) 224-5360
Zoning Board of Appeals: (631) 224-5489
Economic Development: (631) 224-5512