A Building permit is required for work done on building or other structures. Some types of work requiring building permits include additions, alterations, repairs, change of use, moving a lot line, or adding a swimming pool.
Specific work is EXEMPT from any Building permit.
NOTE: No permit will be issued by the Building Department if there are outstanding property tax or WPCA collections. Contact the Building Department two (2) days prior to filing permit for verification purposes.
A Building Permit is required for most Temporary Tents. Please contact the Building Department (email@example.com) for more information.
NOTE: Building Permits for Temporary Tents are valid for a period of 90 days from date of issue
Allow at least 7-10 days for issuance of permit.
Supporting documentation required for a Building Permit for a Temporary Tent:
A Building Permit for Swimming Pool is needed for any pool which is deeper than 24 inches. Prefabricated pools which are less than 24 inches deep are exempt from requiring a permit.
Supporting documentation required for a Building Permit for a Swimming Pool:
Building Energy Codes Program: RES check/Com Check
Framing & Bracing Code Information
International Code Council
Connecticut State Building Code
Request for Modification of State Building Code
Work Exempt from Building Permit
Bruce A. Nelson
45 Lyon Terrace, Room 222
Bridgeport, CT 06604