Office of the Building Official

The Office of the Building Official is responsible for the enforcement of all construction and building codes in the Town of Stratford.

Visit the Office of the Building Official for the following:
  • Building Permits
  • Certificates of Occupancy
  • Flood Zone (FEMA) Information

Office of the Building Official Contact Information

The Office of the Building Official is open Monday thru Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm. The Building Official is available Monday thru Friday from 8:30am to 10:00am and from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the steps in obtaining a building permit?
  • The town has transitioned to online permitting. Applicants may click here and select the proper permit for their scope of work. Please feel free to contact us with any questions of concerns at (203) 385-4010 or [email protected].
For which activities are building permits necessary?

New construction, additions, renovations, demolition, trade work, signs, pre-fab structures.

When are building inspections done?

At each phase of construction: footing, underground plumbing, frame, rough wiring and plumbing, and insulation and certificate of occupancy.


Contact Information

2725 Main Street
Stratford, Connecticut 06615

Contact: Brian Donovan, Building Official
Phone: (203) 385-4010
Fax: (203) 381-2053

Email: BuildingInspection