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Canton Town Hall Canton Town Hall

P.O. Box 168
4 Market Street
Collinsville, CT 06022


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Building Department

Chapter 541 of the Connecticut General Statutes sets forth the need, duties, requirements and conditions for the Building Department.  Chapter 541, part Ia of the CGS also states that all towns, cities and boroughs in the State of Connecticut shall use this code as their Building Code.

This department is responsible for issuing all building and associated permits.  Plan review, various inspections and the issuance of certificates of occupancy or completion are among the duties of the office.  The Building Official also serves as ADA Coordinator, issues driveway permits and inspects driveway aprons.

Building Permits

The cost of a building permit is $14 per $1,000 of estimated cost, subject to a minimum fee of $28 (for permits with an estimated cost of up to $2,000.00).  Please call the Building Department with any questions regarding permits or fees. 

Listing files in 'Building Department Documents'

Contact Information

Jerry Waters
Building Official
Phone: (860) 693-7854
Fax: (860) 693-7884
email

Harriet Boyko
Administrative Assistant
Phone: (860) 693-7854
Fax: (860) 693-7884
email

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday - 8:15am to 4:30pm
Wednesday - 8:15am to 6:45pm
Friday - 8:15am to 12noon

Inspection Hours:
Tuesday 8:15am-12:15pm
Wednesday 12pm-6:45pm
Friday 8:15am-12pm