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Building Office


PLEASE NOTE: Building Inspectors are available to answer questions between 8:30 and 11:00 AM
as well as between 3:00 and 4:30 PM

Inspections MUST be scheduled by telephone only

Notice of Adoption of Superseding Building Permit Fee Schedule Approved and Adopted by the June 20, 2016 Special Town Meeting.


The Building Office is responsible for assuring the safety of North Haven residents through the enforcement of all applicable building codes for new or existing structures within the Town. This process typically includes the review of plans and and the issuance of a building permit prior to the start of construction followed by inspection work in progress and ending in a Certificate of Occupancy when all work has been completed in compliance with the regulations.

The Building Code currently adopted by the Town of North Haven is the 2018 CT. STATE BULDING CODE which adopts – 2015 IBC, IRC, IPC, IMC and IECC plus 2017 NEC.

Permitting software implemented has expedited the issuance of permits. Most permits are issued within days of approval. Building permit fees for the next fiscal year expect to remain unchanged.