Planning & Zoning Department

Permit Hours

Walk-in hours for permit applications
  • Monday - Thursday
    8:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • Friday 8:30 am - 11:00 am 
    IMPORTANT: Afternoon hours are for appointments only.  
    Additional office hours may be arranged by appointment only. 

 NOTE: NEW Office hours: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm effective April 17, 2017
 For more information, please contact the Planning & Zoning Department at (203) 854-7780.

Frequently Requested Resources


  • Meetings

    Please view our 2017 meeting schedule for times, dates, and locations of meetings for the Planning Commission, Zoning Commission, and Zoning Board of Appeals.

    Plan of Conservation & Development

    View the Plan of Conservation and Development for the City of Norwalk
    adopted in June 2008.

    Planning Studies

    Click here for link to Mid-Harbor Plan, Wall Street Area Planning Study and other planning documents

    Status of Major Projects

    View a list of developments recently approved or currently under construction 

    Link to City Hall directory:


    Effective May 27, 2016: 

    Applicants must notify neighbors of application submittal for all CAM, SPR and Special Permit applications no later than 10 days after application is submitted to this office