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Planning and Zoning Department

The Planning and Zoning Department is responsible for the administration of the Plan of Conservation and Development and the Town of Berlin Zoning Regulations through land use planning and enforcement of the zoning regulations.


Planning & Zoning staff provides professional assistance for the Planning and Zoning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conservation Commission and the Historic District Commission.

Berlin Zoning Regulations (September 2019)

Berlin 2013 Update Plan of Conservation and Development 

Planning & Zoning provides the following public services:

  • Administer land use applications including Site Plans, Special Permits, Subdivisions and Variances
  • Issue Certificates of Zoning Compliance
  • Provide technical assistance and guidance/advice in zoning and land use matters including:

Improvements to or use of land

New multi-family, commercial and industrial buildings and uses

Home occupations

Fences and small sheds

Zoning issues

  • Facilitate Hatchery Brook Community Garden Applications
    • Click here to download the 2019 Community Garden Application

  • Investigate Zoning Violations

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Berlin Town Hall
240 Kensington Rd
Berlin, CT 06037
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