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Vernon, a celebrated place to live, work and visit. 

Building Department

The Building Department is responsible for the enforcement of the State Building Code, Town Zoning Regulations and other Town Ordinances.

55 WEST MAIN STREET, VERNON, CT 06066
Tel:  (860) 870-3633   Fax:  (860) 870-3589

In an effort to keep our citizens and employees safe, the Vernon Building Department is implementing the following temporary procedural changes.  Your cooperation and understanding are greatly appreciated as we continue to serve our community.    

CLICK HERE for TEMPORARY OUTDOOR DINING and ACTIVITIES FORM

BUILDING PERMITS:

Building Permit applications are only being accepted:

  • Online at www.citysquared.com for mechanical permits (electrical, plumbing, HVAC) and limited building permits (roofing, siding & windows) 

  • By postal mail to:  Town of Vernon Building Department, 55 West Main St, Vernon, CT 06066 

  • A locked drop box has been installed next to the front door of the Vernon Building Department, 55 West MaIn Street. Applications and payments can be securely left in the box.

CLICK HERE for INSTRUCTIONS AND PERMIT APPLICATIONS

Building Permit Forms and Application Fees can be found in the links below.

Payments can be arranged through online permitting, by credit card over the phone (with a processing fee), by check via postal mail, or drop box. (Receipts will be returned through postal mail). 

   *If you have questions regarding permitting fees or your permit application requires ZONINGWETLANDS, or HEALTH approval PLEASE CONTACT THE BUILDING DEPARTMENT AT 860-870-3633.   

Department Staff

Steve Prattson - Building Official

Direct Line: 860-870-3651

Frank Aronne - Assistant Building Official

Direct Line: 860-870-3648

Andrew Marchese - Zoning Enforcement Officer

Direct Line: 860-870-3636

Debra Sterling - Building Department Specialist 

Direct Line: 860-870-3647

Matilda Hayes - Administrative Assistant
Direct Line: 860-870-3655

 

Office Hours:  
Monday

8:30 – 4:30 pm

Tuesday

8:30 – 4:30 pm

Wednesday

8:30 – 4:30 pm

Thursday

8:30 – 7:00 pm

Friday

8:30 – 1:00 pm

INSPECTION REQUESTS:   Please call the Building Department's main number (860) 870-3633 at least 48 hours in advance to schedule an inspection.  Please note all permits must be on file and approved prior to receiving an inspection. Voice mail requests are not accepted. Please contact the office and speak with a member of the staff during regular business hours.

SOLAR PERMITS

CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS

COMPLAINT FORMS

FEE SCHEDULE (Link)

2018 Connecticut Building Code - Effective 10/01/2018

Work Not Requiring A Permit