Public Safety Enforcement

John CarneyCommissioner
Public Safety Office
28 Nassau Avenue
Islip, New York 11751
(631) 224-5548
(631) 224-5756

The responsibility of protecting all Town-owned property and citizens using these facilities falls within the jurisdiction of the Public Safety Office. A round-the-clock communicating center is maintained by these peace officers who are also responsible for overseeing the Town's abandoned vehicle and Park Watch programs. This Department also oversees the Divisions of Code Enforcement, Housing, Fire Prevention, Traffic Violations and Zoning.

Office Hours: 

Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

** After normal business hours contact Public Safety at (631) 224-5306 **

 Municipal Parking Program read more ...


Division of Code Enforcement
Investigations: (631) 224-5548 or (631) 224-5547
Complaints: (631) 224-5460 

Town Code (Basic)  |   Town Code (Advanced)


Housing Division
Rental Inspection Appointments: (631) 224-5474
 Sign Permit Application 

 1 & 2 Family Rental Permit Application - This application is used to both establish or renew a Rental Occupancy Permit.  Instructions included.

 No Longer a Rental Affidait - This document is used as an affidavit of non-rental which is used to close a previously issued Rental Occupancy Permit.


Fire Prevention
Chief Fire Marshal Michael Catalano
 Forms and Applications;
Multiple Use Rentals, Multiple Family Rentals, Tents, Combustible Storage, Hazardous Materials, Co-ops & Condo Rentals, Fire Systems/Tank Permits, Public Assembly, Certificate of Fitness LPG, and Open Burning/Bonfires.


Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
Hurricane and natural disaster updates and information: (631) 224-5730


Traffic Violations
(631) 224-5372


Graffiti Hotline
(631) 224-2772


Zoning Division
Property Violation Searches (631) 224-5475

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