Nichols is a town in Tioga County, New York, United States. Nichols township contains the village of Nichols. Nichols is located on the PA/NY border halfway between Binghamton and Elmira New York. See County Site
Carrige Barn Offices

Town Board

Town Board Meetings are held at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Tuesdays and 4th Wednesdays of each month


Kevin Engelbert - Supervisor
Ray Thetga
Esther Woods
Bill Middleton
Barbara Crannell

To contact the Town Board 607-699-3110 ext 10

Announcement From Town Clerk

Tax Bills postmarked or paid in person after 4/30/2021 will be will be subject to a late payment fee. 

The Town of Nichols Public Health Emergency Plan can be found by clicking the blue link to the right

The Town of Nichols is accepting applications for a Code Enforcement Officer to perform a variety of duties in support of the Town's code enforcement program , issues building permits, monitors and enforces a variety of applicable ordinances, codes and regulations related to zoning, land use, property maintenance, building codes, health and safety, and other matters of public concern; and serves as a resource and provides information on Town regulations to property owners, residents, businesses, and the general public. Resumes can be mailed to the Town of Nichols ATTN: Town Clerk PO Box 359, Nichols, NY 13812 or emailed to

Nichols Town Court Virtual Court Room

When you click on the link for the Virtual Court, you will maintain the same rights as if you have appeared in person. You will be directed to Microsoft Teams  and you will go directly to the lobby portion of the meeting.   PLEASE ENTER your name when you are joining the meeting.  This will help us expedite all our cases.  Your name will appear in the order in which you logged into the meeting. Please wait in the lobby portion that you were directed to and the judge will call your case in the order you logged in. 

Please be patient as this may take some time depending on how many people are ahead of you. Once your case is called by the court, you will have the opportunity to enter a guilty or not guilty plea, you will be assessed a mandatory State surcharge and a fine applicable to the charge for which you were given a ticket.
If you enter a NOT GUILTY plea, you will be given an opportunity to discuss a possible reduction to the charge with the District Attorney or will be offered the option to take the case to trial. if a trial is requested, you can either come to Court or the Court can conduct a BENCH trial virtually where you will have the opportunity to present your your case to the Court and a decision will be made by the Court.
As ALWAYS, the Court is here to ensure a fair playing field for ALL parties and weigh the merits of your case individually.
You may join by phone at (347)378-4143. The conference number is : 564 761 732#.

To join the virtual courtroom   Click here

Forms, Town Emergency Plans & Applications

See Ordinances, Forms, Emergency Plans & Applications,  for Building Permit Info, Zoning and much more.

2020 Final Assessment Roll

2021 Tentative Roll

Website Accessibility

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