The Building and Zoning Department issues permits and completes inspections to assure that codes and zoning regulations are met and proper planning is completed.
E-PERMITTING NOW AVAILABLE
E-permitting is now available online in Barrington through Rhode Island's state web-based system. Applicants can apply for a range of permits such as building, demolition, electrical, mechanical and plumbing as well as applying for and renewing Chicken/Hen registrations by visiting the following website: https://barringtonri.viewpointcloud.com
This streamlined permit process allows for better communication with:
New users must register for a ViewPoint Cloud account in order to submit permit applications electronically and is valid with any Rhode Island town utilizing the ViewPoint e-permitting system. You may still apply for a permit in the Building office via a public computer should you need assistance and/or wish to pay by cash or check. These forms of payment and immediate processing can only be done from 8:30 a.m. to noon.
Paper applications for the above permits will no longer be accepted. Please contact Mary Ann Rosenlof at 401-247-1900, ext. 326 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Click here http://permits.ri.gov/tutorials for the statewide e-permitting system tutorials.
Click here for Building, Mechanical, Electrical permit application forms, Zoning Board application forms and related information.
Plat, Lot and Zone InformationNEW: Online step-by-step directions to obtain Plat, Lot and Zone information are available by clicking here. Information provided on Town applications and forms MUST be vertified by Town officials
Bob Speaker, Building Official / Zoning Officer
Phone: 247-1900, extension 325
Nick Massed, Electrical Inspector
The Electrical Inspector conducts inspections Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings. Call Mary Ann Rosenlof at 247-1900, extension 326 at least one day before to schedule an inspection.
Mary Ann Rosenlof, Administrative Assistant
Phone: 247-1900, extension 326
Peggy Schwartz, Administrative Assistant
The Building Official's office is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (closed for lunch). The Building Official conducts inspections in the afternoon.
The office is on the second floor (at the top of the stairs) at Town Hall, 283 County Road.