Zoning News

COVID-19 Updated response as of December 10, 2020

The East Lyme Town Hall is currently CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.  Employees are currently working normal business hours in the building.  Visitors may enter the building by appointment only, and must wear a mask the entire time they are in the building.

Permitting, Special Permits, and Questions

We continue to recommend using email as the preferred method of communication, however please feel free to call, (860) 691-4114 or email as follows:




Forms are available either through email with Town Staff or below. If you cannot find something, please let us know.

Opening a new business in East Lyme or Niantic, in your home or renting a commercial location? You will need to satisfy the Town’s local ordinance for business registration by filling out and filing a New Business Registration form with the Zoning Department, located within the Land Use offices at the Town Hall, 108 Pennsylvania Ave. Niantic, CT 06357.