Permits are required for sheds of any size. The category of sheds includes:
Zoning regulations govern the placement of sheds on your property. The regulations differ as to zoning districts; the Zoning Enforcement Officer can answer your questions pertaining to these regulations by calling 860-742-4062. There are also specific Public Health Code Regulations that must be complied with. The sanitarian can answer your questions pertaining to these regulations by calling 860-742-4064.
Two copies of construction plans or a brochure if it is prefabricated
Two copies of a plot plan or survey
Copy of Current Assessor’s Property Card
Copy of the Certificate of Insurance showing Worker’s Compensation coverage or Worker's Compensation Waiver Form and a copy of the contractor’s HIC license (if homeowner is doing the work, no insurance / waiver or license are required)
The construction plans must include a framing detail, roof construction and foundation plan.
A copy of the specifications detailing how the shed was constructed is required.
If the shed exceeds 600 square feet, a foundation with frost protection is required. For further information, please speak with a building official by calling 860-742-4064.