Demolition Permit & Demolition Requirements: Canaan, Connecticut (CT)
Below please find the applicable state requirements that must be followed when applying to demolish a structure in the Town of Canaan, Connecticut (CT). If you have any questions relative to whether your proposed activity requires a Building Department permit, please do not hesitate to contact us at (860) 354-9346 so that we may assist you. We also offer full service land use permitting where we handle the entire permitting process from beginning to end.
State of Connecticut Statutes Relative to Demolition of a Structure
This document details all pertinent regulations of the Connecticut General Statutes that must be followed when demolishing a structure.
CT Department of Public Health Demolition Notification Form
This document must be mailed to the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health 10 days prior to commencement of demolition and must be completed fully.
CT Department of Public Health Asbestos Abatement Form
This document must be mailed to the State of Connecticut Department of Public Health 10 days prior to commencement of any asbestos abatement on a property.
CT DEP Environmental, Health and Safety Requirements Relative to Renovation & Demolition
This document has been provided as a courtesy by the Department of Environmental Protection to detail environmental, he lath and safety requirements when performing a renovation or demolition of a structure.
CT DEP Disposal of Building Materials Coated with Lead Based Paint
This document, provided by the Department of Environmental Protection, details the requirements of how to properly dispose of building materials coated with lead based paint.
Connecticut Public Act 05-124
This Act states that an applicant cannot file a permit application other than for interior work in an existing building or for exterior work that does not expand or alter the footprint of an existing building if the subject property is encumbered by a conservation restriction or preservation restriction. Please read the above Act fully to ensure that your permit will not be unnecessarily overturned if it is to be appealed.
If you have any questions regarding the interpretation of a local land use regulation or application or you are interested in working with us on a project, contact us at (860) 354-9346. We look forward to speaking with you!
Canaan Building Department Regulations & Application Forms
Canaan Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Regulations & Application Forms:
Canaan Planning & Zoning Regulations & Application Forms:
Canaan Health Department Regulations & Application Forms
Canaan Board of Selectmen Regulations & Application Forms
Canaan Zoning Board of Appeals Regulations & Application Forms
Please note that you should always contact the Town of Canaan to determine if the Regulations and/or application forms have recently changed.