Planning & Zoning

Steps to Apply for Permits and Applications

Due to the COVID-19 preventive measures implemented by the Town of Trumbull, permitting applications for residential and commercial projects is being managed electronically. View the most current Permit, Inspection, and Land Use Application Guidance on the Permits and Applications page.

The public must have an appointment to come into any Town Buildings.  An online scheduling system to make appointments with some Town departments can be found on the Town website. Please go to the home page and click on the link for "Schedule an Appointment" and follow the directions for the department you wish to visit.  Direct Link:  Residents can always call by phone and make appointments.  Please call 203 452-5000 for a directory of departments. If you are unable to locate a department, please call 203 452-5005 for assistance.

Please call Town Planner Rob Librandi at 203-452-5047 for Planning and Zoning matters, and Doug Wenz at 203-452-5044 for blight and zoning enforcement matters.

All legal notices will be placed in the Trumbull Times or Connecticut (CT) post.

Description of Services

The Planning and Zoning Department handles all administrative functions of the Planning and Zoning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals. All applications are processed through the department, monthly hearings are held, and all is conducted according to State statutes and local zoning regulations. The Planning and Zoning Department signs off on building permits, and answers all questions about zoning throughout the Town.