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Planning & Zoning


Town Hall offices are working in a virtual manner and remain closed to the public for an indefinite period of time. To facilitate the delivery of services to residents, property owners and business owners, we encourage all Planning and Zoning related inquiries for service to be conducted via email with Todd Dumais, Town Planner, Todd.Dumais@WestHartfordCT.gov or via phone at 860-561-7555.

All Planning and Zoning, including Inlands, Wetlands and Watercourses, applications and related fees should be submitted via mail:

Attn: Planning & Zoning Division
West Hartford, Town Hall
50 South Main Street, Room 214
West Hartford, CT 06107

Forms, applications, fee schedules and other information can be accessed by clicking on the Resources navigation tab on the left side of the page.

Please be advised that processing and response times may be longer than normal. Thank you for your patience.




West Hartford: Plan of Conservation & Development Update       


University of Connecticut West Hartford Campus Community Visioning

West Hartford Center: Review of the Central Business (BC) District Zone

New Park Avenue Complete Streets Study

Bicycle Facilities Plan
(Adopted 05-10-2016

POCD Update Subcommittee Agenda

Town Plan & Zoning Agenda and Minutes

ZBA Agenda and Minutes

DRAC Agenda and Minutes



The Planning and Zoning Division is responsible for the administration of the West Hartford Zoning Regulations, as well as the review and coordination of all land use applications.

Plan Review & Permitting - the Planning Office reviews all planned development requiring site plan approval, special use permits, wetland permits, zoning permits, lot splits, lot line revisions, subdivisions, special development district approvals and building permits that may include building expansions or change of use.

Zoning Enforcement - the Zoning Office enforces the zoning code of the Town of West Hartford and staffs and administers the actions of the Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA).

Administrative Support to the Commissions - The Planning & Zoning Division provides administrative support to the Town Plan and Zoning Commission, Zoning Board of Appeals, the Inland Wetlands and Watercourses Agency, and the Design Review Advisory Committee.  These Town Council appointed commissions approve subdivisions, special use permits, wetland permits and advises Town Council on zoning changes.

Please click on RESOURCES for land use applications, regulations, and more.

Address & Phone:
West Hartford Town Hall
50 South Main Street, Room 214
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 561-7555


Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM-4:30 PM