TOWN OF BRANFORD
P.O. BOX 150, 1019 MAIN STREET
BRANFORD, CT. 06405
Phone 203-315-0674 • Fax 203-315-2188
Building Inspection Process
Soil/Footing Inspection: Set forms
and required reinforcement. Call for inspection prior
to pouring concrete.
Foundation Inspection: (Only on
engineered foundations) Set forms and required
reinforcement. Call for inspection prior to pouring
3) Backfill: Install or apply footing
drains, tar membrane, waterproofing, and/or
insulation, if applicable. Call for inspection
prior to backfilling.
Rough Plumbing/HVAC/Electrical : Set
all required tests on plumbing system.
5) Framing Inspection: Call for
inspection only after plumbing/HVAC/electrical
rough inspections have been approved. All firestopping
Insulation Inspection: Call for
inspection prior to drywall installation.
Acoustical Ceiling Inspection:
Set/secure ceiling grid with fixtures, call for
inspection prior to installing ceiling tiles (required
by all trades.)
Final Building Inspection
Call 24-48 hours in advance for all inspections
This list is not necessarily all inclusive.
Additional inspections and/or documentation may
be required per the
Special Inspection requirements of the
Connecticut Building Code.
Procedure for Obtaining a Certificate of Occupancy
All departmental final inspections are to be approved.
This also includes any other town departmental
approvals, if applicable.
Revised estimates (actual costs) are to be submitted if
scope of original construction has changed. Cost shall
be listed for each trade.
Pursuant to Sec. 29-265, C.G.S., No building or
structure shall be occupied or used in whole or part
until a certificate of occupancy has been issued.