Featured Resources

Stamford Zoning Map
Before starting or moving your business, you can use this resource in order to ensure that your business plan and zoning laws are in agreement.

Stamford Planning Department
The Stamford Planning Department offers numerous resources about the overall direction of Stamford that could be of use to an entrepreneur. You can view documents like the city’s master plan, capital budget, or the Cities for Climate Protection Campaign Local Action Plan.

Apply for a Building Permit
You can use this resource to apply for a building permit with the city. Before applying for a building permit, we recommend visiting the Building Department to ensure you have all of the necessary forms and sign-offs.

Zoning Rules of Stamford
Before starting or moving your business, you can use this resource in order to ensure that your business plan and zoning laws are in agreement.

Obtaining a Zoning Permit
If you are planning to add an addition onto your current business office (or are building a business office), you will need to have it approved by the Zoning Department of Stamford by using the Application for Zoning Approval Packet. After having your project approved by the building department, you can then pursue getting a building permit.