Where to Find Us

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.

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. Below are the permit applications available for download:

Building Permit

Swimming Pool Permit

Tent Permit

Demolition Permit

Driveway Permit

Encroachment Permit

Online Permit Application

CitySquared Online Permitting Software

Helpful Resources

Contact Information

Jerry Waters
Building Official
Phone: (860) 693-7856
Fax: (860) 693-7884

Renee Narducci
Community Development Coordinator
Phone: (860) 693-7856
Fax: (860) 693-7884

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

Inspection Hours:
Monday 10:00 am - 1:45 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 1:45 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 1:45 pm

Consultation Hours:
Monday 8:15 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday 8:15 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:15 am - 9:30 am