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Building Department

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.

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.

 

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).  Please call the Building Department with any questions regarding permits or fees.

 

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Contact Us

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

Renee Deltenre
Community Development Coordinator
Phone: (860) 693-7856
email

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday: 8:15 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:15 am - 6:45 pm
Friday: 8:15 am - 12:00 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

Location: Canton Town Hall, P.O. Box 168, 4 Market Street, Collinsville, CT 06022