Building Department

The Building Department promotes building safety for the residents, visitors, and contractors in the Town of Wilton through building code compliance and education. The department advises, guides, and assists customers in achieving compliance with the applicable State and Local building codes and land use regulations and encourages customers to “Build Safe, Well, and Efficiently”.

Building officials are responsible for administering and ensuring compliance with all applicable building codes and ordinances. The department issues building and construction permits along with certificates of occupancy using a timely, cooperative, and user friendly permit process. Officials also serve as blight enforcement officers with the goal of preserving quality of life, ensuring general safety, and protecting the welfare of the community. 

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Robert Root Chief Building Official
Mark Lawrence Assistant Building Official
Rachel Matthews Permit Technician