Planning & Zoning

Guidelines for Reopening of Restaurants on May 20, 2020

Sector rules for May 20th reopen

Guidance Statement on Outdoor Service of Alcoholic Beverages

Patio, Extension of Use, and/or Additional Consumer Bar Application

Temporary Certificate for Outdoor Dining

Enfield FAQ Guide to Temporary Outdoor Dining

Temporary Certificate for Outdoor Dining or Retail


Please bear with us while we work to revise our land use application procedures during this time! All Planning & Zoning, Wetlands, Aquifer, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Historic District applications can be filed online through ViewPermit: 

Planning Staff has the ability to advance all administrative permits (zoning permits, sign permits, home office/occupation permits, dumpster permits, temporary storage container permits, etc.).

The Planning & Zoning Commission, Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Agency, Zoning Board of Appeals, and Historic District Commission are now holding e-meetings. The agendas, instructions on how to access the meetings, and application materials are all being posted on the Commission websites for public inspection:

Planning & Zoning Commission:

Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Agency:

Zoning Board of Appeals:

Historic District Commission: 

To reach the Planning Office, please call the main line at 860-253-6355 or email

Frequent Information Requests: