Demolition Requests

Ensure Safe Removal of Service

Request PSEG Long Island to remove your electric service before beginning demolition of any structure.

This will be required before obtaining a demolition permit from your municipality.

Before you apply, understand that:

  • The structure must be vacant
  • Consider a date for turning off the electric service
  • Requests are typically completed in 3-5 weeks, weather permitting
  • When you apply for reconnection, allow 3-5 weeks for reconnection

What you will need to apply

To allow us to process your application quickly and efficiently, you will need:

  • Proof of Ownership, (deed, tax bill or closing documents)
  • Contact information for yourself or your authorized representative
  • Provide the parties name & mailing address for the demolition letter.
  • Authorization from the owner to act as an agent 

To have gas removed from the property contact National Grid at 800-930-5003.

After you apply

We will review your request and provide a response as soon as possible. You will receive a reference number for your project. Keep this number handy, as you will need it to make inquiries about your service request.

Any questions, contact Building and Renovation Services at or 1-844-341-6378, Monday through Friday 7:30AM to 4:00PM