Trade Permit Application Information

What is a trade permit?

A trade permit is required for electrical work, plumbing work, HVAC work (heating and cooling), and installing a generator.

Trade permits associated with a building permit can be filed:

Email trade permit applications to bldginsp@greenwichct.org.

Trade permits for work not associated with a building permit must be filed in person

  • Office Hours: 8 am -- 1 pm, Monday -- Friday
  • Trade permits that are not associated with a building permit also require:
    • Owner signature
    • Tax stamp
    • Permit fee -- view the permit fee schedule, HERE

*Please note, some trade permits require review and approval by other Town departments. 

Helpful Information:

  • For a detailed step-by-step tutorial on how to file and apply for a building permit via email, please click HERE
  • For a detailed step-by-step tutorial on how to file and apply for a permit in person, please click HERE
  • To access permit forms, please click HERE
  • To learn what activity requires a building permit, please click HERE