This fee schedule applies to all summonses issued and new requests made on or after July 1, 2022.

OATH Hearings Division (formerly known as the Environmental Control Board)

Sanitation Violation
Parks Violation
Air Violation
Fire Violation
Building Violation
Cooling Tower Violation
Additional Cooling Tower Vio. (same hearing date as 1st)
Landmarks Violation
Elevator Violation
Pest Control
Commercial Noise Violation
SRO Violation
Illegal Dumping Violation
Department of Transportation Violation
Cease and Desist
Industrial Waste Violation
Hazardous Waste Violation
Asbestos Violation
Medical Waste Violation
Vacating a Defaulted Violation less than 60 days old
Vacating a Defaulted Violation more than 60 days old

$33.00 / vio
$250.00 / vio
$250.00 / vio
$275.00 / vio
$275.00 / vio
$250.00/ vio
$125.00 / vio
$250.00 / vio
$275.00 / vio
$150.00 / vio
$250.00 / vio
$400.00 / vio
$350.00 / vio
$200.00 / vio
$750.00 / vio
$250.00 / vio
$1,500.00 / vio
$875.00 / vio
$1,500.00 / vio
$75.00 / vio
$300.00 / vio

Dept of Buildings/ Fire Dept/ HPD (non hearings)

Certificate of Correction (In Addition to Hearing)
Certificate of Correction (Without a Hearing)
Certificate of Correction (Transient Use Violations)
Rush Certifications
Labeling Proof of Correction
Dismissal of non-ECB DOB Violation
Rescind Stop Work Order/ Vacate Order
HPD Dismissal Request
Lead Paint Violation

$125.00 / vio
$175.00 / vio
$175.00 / vio
$350.00 / vio
$50.00 / vio
$275.00 / vio
$1,000.00 / building
$300.00 / building
$300.00 / building

Property Proposals / DOF Collection Notices

Building Review
Obtain Copy of Plans
Obtain Copy of Violation

$100 / building
$200 / hr
$50 / vio

Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Restaurant Letter Grade
Health, Window Guard, Pest Control, Lead Paint
Additional Appearance(s) and Adjournment(s)
Vacating a Defaulted Health Violation

$750.00 / vio
$200.00 / vio
$125.00 / vio
$100.00 / vio

Criminal Court/ Housing Court/ Misc.

Building and Fire Summonses
Vacate Criminal Default
(includes first appearance)
Dept of Consumer & Worker Protection Violation
Heat & Hot Water Violation
Audit Letter Response

$750 per appearance
$1,000 per summons

$750 per appearance
$750 per appearance
$175.00

*Hourly Rate

Paralegal $200.00
Associate $350.00
Partner $550.00
Andrew Weltchek, Esq. – Upon Request

For more information or concerns regarding the many codes, regulations or laws, which can apply to you or your business, call the lawyers at Cohen, Hochman and Allen at (212) 566-7081.