Office of the Building Official

The Office of the Colchester Building Official is part of the Code Administration/Planning and Zoning Department.  The Colchester Building Official enforces building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing and energy code requirements to promote the health and safety for the people of Colchester by reviewing and administering the State of Connecticut Building Code.

Building Permit Applications

Plan review for building permit applications can take between two (2) to four (4) weeks depending on the size of the project.  Please keep this in mind when planning your project.   

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Reed Gustafson Building Official 860-537-7285
Kamey Cavanaugh Land Use Assistant 860-537-7278