Online permit renewals are available for all food service, hotels/motels, swimming pools, children's camps, and tattoo/body piercing establishments.

Pay for your permit using Visa, MasterCard, and Discover credit & debit cards and E-Checks. Credit cards have a 2.50% fee, VISA debit cards have a $3.95 flat fee and electronic checks have a $1.75 flat fee. Please be assured that every precaution has been taken to make your online transaction safe and secure.

 In-person payments by cash or check are still accepted at the Environmental Health Department located at 107 Nott Terrace, Suite 300, Schenectady, NY 12308. Office hours are Monday through Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm, and July-August are 9:00 am - 3:30 pm.

The Schenectady County Environmental Health Department hopes that you find the online payment feature to be convenient. Please contact us at 518-386-2818 or by email at  if you have any questions or concerns.