Building Inspection

This Division enforces the Connecticut State Building Code and issues building and trade permits for a wide variety of activities.  Click here to learn what activity on your property requires a permit.

Due to the current COVID-19 Town Hall access is by appointment only , permit applications are being accepted via email. Please click here for a description of the temporary process.

Building in Construction

Changes to Building Permit and Inspection Process

Click here to learn more about the new permit management software that will replace the current system.


Please click here to learn how to apply for a building / trade permit.

 Application forms can be found here.


Inspections are made by building, electrical, plumbing and HVAC inspectors at critical stages of construction to ensure compliance with all applicable codes.


Construction Activity / Code Questions

Contact Building Inspection Division staff at 203-992-8910 or email your question to