CT BUILDING DEPARTMENTS INFORMATION

Due to the Pandemic, many Building Departments have reduced hours, online permitting and inspections by appointment. Please see below by county/town/city.
This information will be updated as received.
Fairfield County

Bethel   
Issuing permits online, no interior inspections of occupied houses
203-794-8517; 794-8589
Website

Bridgeport 
Issuing permits online, only doing exterior inspections
203-576-7226
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Brookfield 
Issuing permits online, inspections suspended until further notice
203-775-7305
Website

Danbury
Issuing permits online, limited inspections-new construction only
203-797-4583
Website

Darien
Issuing permits online, scheduling inspections (by appointment only)
203-656-7347
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Easton   
Issuing permits, scheduling inspections (by appointment only)
203-268-6291
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Fairfield 
Issuing permits online
203-256-3036
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Greenwich
Issuing permits by email only, only doing exterior inspections
203-992-8910
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Monroe   
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, scheduling exterior inspections
203-452-2805
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New Canaan 
Issuing permits by dropbox or electronically, scheduling necessary inspections
203-594-3012
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New Fairfield
Issuing permits online, no interior inspections of occupied homes
203-312-5646
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Newtown
Issuing permits, scheduling inspections (by appointment only)
203-270-4260
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Norwalk
Case by case basis (by appointment only)
203-854-7755
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Redding 
Issuing permits online, inspections case by case basis
203-938-2558
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Ridgefield   
Issuing permits online, only doing exterior inspections
203-431-2744
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Shelton
Issuing permits online, scheduling inspections (some done via facetime)
203-924-1555 ext. 1517
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Stratford
Issuing permits online, scheduling inspections
203-385-4010
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Stamford
Issuing permits online, scheduling inspections
203-977-4161
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Trumbull
Issuing permits via email, some inspections being done via facetime
203-452-5020
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Weston
Issuing permits by email, inspections case by case basis
203-222-2658
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Westport
Issuing permits-please call for explanation on how, scheduling inspections
203-341-5027
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Wilton
case by case basis
203-563-0177
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New London County

Bozrah
Please call for Permit and Inspection scheduling
Phone: (860) 889-2689
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Colchester
Please Call Reed Gustafson for Permit and Inspection appointments
Phone: (860)537-7285
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East Lyme
Please email seway@eltownhall.com, Please don’t not leave and massages, Office is closed
Phone: (860) 691-4114
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Franklin
issuing permits request on-line, please call or email for inspection appointment
Phone: (860) 642-7352 ext14
franklinbuildinginspector@99main.com
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Griswold/Borough of Jewett City/Hopeville/Pachaug
issuing permits request on-line, please call or email for inspection appointment
Phone: (860) 376-7060 ext2109
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Groton/Noank
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby (checks only) Inspections are being completed on a limited basis
Phone: (860)446-5982
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Lebanon
Issuing permits, a drop box is located outside, applications can also be mailed or emailed. Inspections by appointment. Residential, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
Phone: (860)642-6028
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Ledyard
Issuing permits request on-line, All inspections restricted at this time
Phone: (860)464-8740
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Lisbon
Issuing permits, a drop box is located outside, applications can also be mailed, The Building Official will be conducting essential inspections only.
Phone: (860)334-0135
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Lyme/Old Lyme/New London/N. Stonington/Norwich
Issuing permits request on-line. Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
Phone:(860)434-1605 ext213- Inspection ext230
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Montville/Oakdale/Mohegan/Oxoboxo River/ Uncasville
Closed, Please Call leave a message and some will get back to you
Phone: (860)848-6782
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Preston
Issuing permits request on-line, Still Moving forward with all inspections currently
Phone: (806) 887-5581
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Salem
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby, Inspections are currently being conducted via facetime. Please contact the office to schedule a date and time
Phone: 860 859-3873 x250
building@salemct.gov
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Sprague
Issuing permits request on-line, Still Moving forward with all inspections currently
Phone: (860-822-3000) Ext. 204
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Stonington/Mystic/Pawcatuck
Issuing permits request on-line, Still Moving forward with all inspections currently
Phone: (860) 535-5075
Website

Waterford/Quaker Hill
Issuing permits request on-line, Inspection only on Tuesday and Thursday
Phone: (860) 945-5255
Website

New Haven County

Ansonia
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
203-922-3916
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Beacon Falls
Issuing permits by appointments, email and phone
(203) 729-4216
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Bethany
Issuing permits request by email, call by appointment only
203-393-2100 x1116
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Branford
Issuing permits request by email, residential, commercial, and new construction will continue
(203)315-0674
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Cheshire
Issuing permits request by email, inspection case by case
(203)271-6640
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Derby
Issuing permits request by email, residential, commercial, and new construction will continue
(203)736-1481
buildingdepartment@derbyct.gov 

East Haven
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203)468-3216
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Guilford
inspection schedule for your permit by email
203-453-8029
Website

Hamden
Issuing permits request on-line, residential, commercial, and new construction will continue
(203)287-7160
Website

Madison
Issuing permits request on-line
Call by appointment for inspections
Website

Meriden
Issuing permits request on-line, inspection new and commercial via facetime
(203) 630-4091
Website

Middlebury
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203)577-4162
Website
https://www.middlebury-ct.org/building-department

Milford
Issuing permits by appointments, email and phone
(203) 783-3234
Website

New Haven
Issuing permits request on-line, Issuing permits request on-line
(203) 946-8045
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North Branford
Issuing permits remotely on-line or mail. No interior Residents on hold, New construction, Commercial with caution
(203) 484-6008
Website

North Haven
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203)239-5321
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Orange
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203)891-4713
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Oxford
(203)528-6511
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Prospect
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203)758-4461
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Seymour
Issuing permits request Monday & Wednesday Only drop off at the door. No interior Residents on hold, New construction, Commercial with caution
(203)888-2511
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Southbury
All permits request, and Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(203)262-0609
building@southbury-ct.gov
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Wallingford
All permit request by mail only, download app on-line, Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(203)294-2005
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Waterbury
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203) 597-3444
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West Haven
All permit request by mail only, download app on-line, Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(203)937-3590
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Wolcott
All permits request, and Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(203)879-8100
pparks@wolcottct.org email any questions
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Woodbridge
Issuing permits request on-line and Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(203)389-3418
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Middlesex County

Chester
Issuing permits request on-line, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy. No Residential currently
Phone: (860)526-0013 ext207
BldgOfficial@chesterct.org
Website

Clinton
Issuing permits request on-line, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
No Residential currently
Phone: (860)669-9118
Website
https://clintonct.org/

Cromwell
Issuing permits request by email (Print form on-line) All residential Building Inspections will be limited to outdoor inspections only.
Phone: (860)682-3428
Website

Deep River
Please Call for an appointment for all permits, Inspections are performed on Monday and Wednesday mornings only
Phone: (860) 526-6025
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Durham
Please Call for an appointment for all permits and Inspections
Phone: (860)349-8253
Website

East Haddam/Moodus
Permits may mail or drop box at the front of the building, Please email for inspection instructions
Phone: (860)873-5024
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East Hampton
Issuing permits by fillable print form online, place in drop box in lobby, Inspection request by on-line request (see website)
Phone: (860)267-9601
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Essex
Issuing permits request on-line, Issuing permits by fillable print form online, place in drop box in lobby, Phone: (860)767-4340 x117
Website

Fenwick
Please Call for an appointment for all permits and Inspections
Phone: (860)388-3499
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Haddam
Issuing permits by fillable print form online, please take pictures for all Inspections an submit by email
Phone: (860)345-8531
Website

Killingworth
Issuing permits request by email, All inspection request are done by appointment, please call
Phone: (860)663-1765
Website

Middlefield
Issuing permits by fillable print form online, place in drop box in lobby, No interior Residents on hold, New construction, Commercial with caution
Phone: (860)349-7114
Website
http://www.middlefieldct.org/

Middletown
Issuing permits request by email (Print form on-line) Inspections appointment only and on a case by case basis.
Phone:(860) 638-4800
lisitano@middletownCT.gov
Website

Old Saybrook
Please Call for an appointment for all permits and Inspections
Phone: (860) 395-3130
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Portland
Issuing permits by fillable print form online, place in drop box in rear of building, Residential, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
Phone: (860)342-6728
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Westbrook
Please Call for an appointment for all permits and Inspections
Phone: (860)399-0339
dmaiden@westbrookct.us
Website

Windham County

Ashford
Issuing permits online, no interior inspections of occupied houses
(860) 487-4404
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Brooklyn
Closed Fridays:
Monday -Wed 8-5
Thursday 8-6
Case by case basis (by appointment only)
Website

Canterbury
Case by case basis (by appointment only)
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Chaplin
Issuing permits by email or mail only, only doing exterior inspections
(860) 465-3042
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Eastford
Case by Case, by appointment only
Email: buildingofficial@townofeastford.com

Hampton
Only New Building Inspections and Solar Panels
860 455-9132 ext. 6
Email: zeo@hamptonct.org

Killingly/Danielson
Case by Case, by appointment only
860-779-5315
Website

Plainfield/Central Village/Moosup/Wauregan
Issuing permits online, limited inspections-new construction only
860-230-3012
Email: building@plainfieldct.org

Pomfret
Issuing permits online, limited inspections-new construction only
(860)-974-2972
Email: buildingofficial@pomfretct.org

Putnam
Issuing permits online, limited inspections-new construction only
(860)963-6800 ext 111
Email: chad.sessums@putnamct.us

Scotland
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, scheduling exterior inspections
(860)423-9634
Website

Sterling/Oneco
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, scheduling exterior inspections
(860) 564-2275
Email: kcollins@sterlingct.us

Thompson/North Grosvenor Dale/Quinebaug
Issuing permits, scheduling inspections (by appointment only)
(860)923-9002
Website

Windham
Issuing permits online, no interior inspections of occupied houses
(860) 465-3040
Website

Willimantic
(860) 465-3040

Woodstock
Online Service, No residential currently, limited inspections-new construction only
860.928.6595 x331
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Litchfield County

Barkhamsted
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)379-1314
Website

Bethlehem
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203) 266-7510
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Bridgewater
Permit forms available for download, must be emailed, for Inspection Please call (860)619-8055 24 hour notice is need for all request
(860)355-4467
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Colebrook
Permit forms available for download, must be emailed, Inspection By appointment only
(860) 379-3359 ext201
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Cornwall
Permit forms available for download, Inspections ae being completed on a limited basis
(860)672-4957
cwlanduse@optonline.net
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Goshen
Permit forms available for download, Inspections ae being completed on a limited basis
(860)491-2308
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Harwinton
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)485-9051
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Kent
Permit forms available for download, inspection line (860-619-8055) to request an inspection. only and on a case by case basis.
(860)619-8055
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Litchfield/Bantam
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860) 567-7567
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Morris
Issuing permits request on-line.
Website

New Hartford
Issuing permits request by phone or email, Inspections by appointment
(860)379-8803
Website

New Milford
Issuing permits request by phone or email, Inspections by appointment
(860)355-6090
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New Preston
Permit forms available for download and mail. Inspections ae being completed on a limited basis
(860)8875581 ext130
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Norfolk
Permit forms available for download and mail. Inspections ae being completed on a limited basis
(860)8875581 ext130
Website

North Canaan
Permit forms available for download, Inspections by appointment
building@northcanaan.org
Website

Plymouth
Issuing permits request on-line no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)585-4007
Website

Roxbury
Must call and leave a message for permits and inspections
(860)3552948
Website

Salisbury
Issuing permits request on-line no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860) 435-5177
Website

Terryville
Issuing permits request on-line no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)585-4007
Website

Thomaston
No longer be conducting interior residential inspections Exterior residential, new unoccupied residential construction, and commercial inspections will continue
(860)283-2857
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Torrington
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents New and Commercial case by case, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
(860)945-5255
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Watertown/Oakville
Issuing permits request by phone or email, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
(860)945-5255
Website

Winchester
Permit forms available for download, Inspections are being completed on a limited basis. Please contact the Building Department for details.
(860) 379-3818
Website

Woodbury
Issuing permits request on-line no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(203) 263-5717
Website

Hartford County

Avon
Permit forms available for download, Inspections are being completed on a limited basis.
(860)409-4300
Website

Berlin
Permits Please call the office, Inspections New and Commercial will continue by appointment with caution.
(860) 878-7012
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Bloomfield/Blue Hills
Issuing permits request on-line or email, inspection new and commercial via facetime
(860)769-3572
krogers@bloomfieldct.org
Website

Bristol
Issuing permits request on-line, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)584-6215
Website

Broad Brook
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)623-8122
Website

Burlington/Kensington
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)673-6789 ext6
Website

Canton/Collinsville
Issuing permits request on-line, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)693-7856
jwaters@townofcantonct.org
Website

East Granby
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, New and exterior inspections only
(860)653-3444
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East Hartford
Permit applications can be submitted online here
Drawings and documents must be submitted as PDF’s.
Interior inspections are conducted by live video. Arrangements must be made in advance. Exterior inspections can be done in person.
(860) 291-7340
Website

East Windsor
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)623-8122
Website

Enfield/Hazard Ville
Issuing permits request on-line. Residential interior via Facetime, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
(860)253-6370
Website
https://www.enfield-ct.gov/

Farmington
Issuing permits request on-line. Residential interior via Facetime, New and Commercial inspections with caution no occupancy
(860)675-2305
Website

Glastonbury
Issuing permits request on-line. Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
(860)652-7521
Website

Granby/Hartland/North Granby/Salmon Brook
Issuing permits request by phone or email,
(860)844-5318
Website

Hartford
Issuing permits request on-line, Inspection are through schedule appointments only
(860)757-9239
ashabazz@hartford.gov
Website

Manchester
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)647-5235
Website

Marlborough
Issuing permits request on-line. Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
(860)295-6200
Website

New Britain
Issuing permits request by phone or email, no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)826-3383
Website

Newington
Issuing permits request on-line, inspections appointment only and on a case by case basis.
(860)665-8580
Website

Plainville
Issuing permits request on-line. Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
(860)793-0221 x212
Website

Simsbury/West Simsbury
Issuing permits request on-line scheduling inspections Mon-Fri mornings from 10am-12n use our online system to request inspections.
Phone:(860)658-3234
Website

West Hartford
Issuing permits request by phone or email, inspection new and commercial via facetime
(860)561-7533
Website

Wethersfield
Issuing permits by mail or dropped off by appointment, Inspections by appointment
(860)721-2839 option 1
Website

Windsor Locks
Issuing permits request on-line ,no interior Residents, please call for explanation on how to schedule inspections
(860)627-1447
Website

Windsor
Issuing permits request on-line. Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
(860)285-1961
Website

Tolland County

Andover
All applications and request must be submitted electronically to email address below:
Phone: (860)742-7305 ext219
Buildinggadmin@andoverct.org
Website

Bolton
Website

Columbia
Phone: (860)228-0440
Website

Coventry
Phone: (860)742-4064
Website

Ellington
Phone: (860)870-3124
Website

Hebron
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
Phone: (860)288-5971 ext141
Website

Mansfield
Issuing permits by drop box in lobby only, Interior inspections will be suspended, scheduled appointments for inspections
Phone: (860)429-3324
BldgDept@mansfieldct.org
Website

Somers
Permits Please call the office, Inspections New and Commercial will continue by appointment with caution.
Phone: (860)763-8215
jcollins@somersct.gov
Website

Stafford
Issuing permits request on-line, inspections appointment only and on a case by case basis.
Phone: (860)684-1775
building@staffordct.org
Website

Tolland
Issuing permits request on-line, via phone, email and postal mail. A drop-box is in Parking Lot, essential inspections only. In some cases, photographs may be emailed in place of an on-site inspection
Phone: (860)871-3601
Website

Union
Issuing permits request on-line, via phone, email and postal mail. Inspections appointment only and on a case by case basis,inspection new and commercial via of facetime
Phone: (860)234-1053
Website

Vernon
Issuing permits request on-line, exterior inspections (residential & commercial) and in-person inspections for essential inspections only. Facetime may be used and/or photographs may be emailed
Phone: (860)870-3633
building@vernon-ct.gov
Website

Willington
All applications and request must be submitted electronically too email address below:
Phone: (860)487-3123
jrupert@willingtonct.org
Website