Planning and Zoning Department
The Planning and Zoning Department serves four separate yet interrelated boards and commissions: the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Zoning Board of Appeals, the Environmental Protection Commission and the Architectural Review Board.
Planning and Zoning Office, Room 211
Town Hall, 2 Renshaw Road
203 656-7351 phone
203 656-7385 fax
Open Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm, closed Holidays
- Jeremy Ginsberg
Planning & Zoning Director
- Richard Jacobson
Environmental Protection Officer
- David Keating
Assistant Director/Zoning Enforcement Officer
- Robert (Woody) Woodside
Code Compliance Officer
Zoning Permits--A list of Zoning Permits now pending review in the Planning and Zoning Dept. is here.
Zoning Regulations and Map
Town of Darien Zoning Regulations (The regulations were recently amended by the Planning and Zoning Commission and the most recent amendment takes effect on August 5, 2012.)
Zoning Map of Darien (The map was last amended by the Planning and Zoning Commission in November 2012 and took effect on December 30, 2012.)
Aquifer Protection Area Regulations (took effect on 12/17/2007)
Town of Darien Subdivision Regulations (last amended 6/7/2009)
Application Fees (all fees are non-refundable).
Current application fees for P&Z, ZBA, EPC, and ARB--scroll down to Appendix B in this link (last revised May 1, 2011)
Application and Instruction Forms
2006 Town Plan of Conservation & Development
The Planning and Zoning Department has completed the 2006 Town Plan, as required by Section 8-23 of the Connecticut General Statutes. (more...)
Frequently Asked Questions
Planning and Zoning Department Quarterly Reports
Annual State of the Town Addresses
Southwestern Regional Planning Agency (SWRPA)
Five Mile River Watershed Plan
This page last updated on May 10, 2013.