When applying for a permit, documentation should be presented with your application detailing the nature and extent of the work, with sufficient clarity showing that the work will conform to the building code and all other laws, ordinances, rules, and regulations as determined by the Building Official. Please contact James Paquin, Building Official for the Town of Tolland if you have any other questions.
A filing fee of $10 will be charged for Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC permits that are associated with a parent Building Permit, as long as the value of work is included in the total construction value of the parent permit.
Contractor licenses are obtained through the State of Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection.
Public Health Review by Eastern Highlands Health District - Many applications require a public health review. Please review the requirements and ask of if you have questions.
Form 7A – for the Sole Proprietor or Property Owner who WILL NOT act as General Contractor or Principal Employer
Form 7B – for the Sole Proprietor or Property Owner who WILL act as General Contractor or Principal Employer
Form 7C – for the General Contractor or Principal Employer who has chosen to be EXCLUDED from Coverage
Effective July 1, 2012, the building permit fees for the Town of Tolland are: the minimum permit fee is $30 for the first $1,000 value of work and $15 per thousand each additional $1,000 of cost or fraction thereof.
Effective July 1, 2010, we will be charging a $25 re-inspection fee for each re-inspection after the first re-inspection for the same violation.
Fire Marshal Fees
Effective March 1, 2017, a new Fire Marshal fee will be applied to most commercial work in the Town of Tolland. The minimum permit fee is $15 for the first $1,000 value of work and $7 per
thousand each additional $1,000 of cost or fraction thereof.
A Special Events permit needs to be submitted 4 weeks prior to the event.
Special Event Permit Application
If food is to be prepared on site or food trucks will be present at the event, Eastern Highlands Health District should be contacted immediately to see if a Temporary Food License will be necessary. Follow link for EHHD contact information and Temporary Food Service Information: Eastern Highlands Health District