Permit Application Requirements

Required Items

The following items are required to be submitted when applying for a building permit:
  • Completed permit application form(s)
  • If needed, submit a completed Application for Zoning Review form ($15 fee) and a plot plan that has the new structure drawn in and lists the distances to property lines.
  • Check made payable to "Town of Newington" for the applicable amount using the fee schedule provided below.  Note: Zoning Review Applications require a $15 fee in addition to the permit fee.

Additional Items

  • Applicable fees - Building Permit Fee Schedule (PDF)
  • Contractor's name, address, telephone number
  • Copy of  CT contractor's license and/or registration
  • Proof of Worker's Compensation insurance
  • Construction plans - 2 sets for residential one and two family, and 3 sets for non residential
  • Central Connecticut Health District approval, if necessary
  • Conservation Commission approval, if applicable
  • Inland Wetland Commission approval, if necessary
  • Town Plan and Zoning approval, if applicable
  • Flood permit approval, if applicable