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Home Improvement Applications

The Department of Consumer Protection, Self-Service Center has a drop box available for applications and payments.  Staff are available by appointment only. For complete policies see: Walk-In Center Policies.

Home Improvement Contractor

Under the Connecticut Home Improvement Act, an individual and/or business is required to register with the Department of Consumer Protection if they are contracting with a consumer to perform work on residential property.  Home Improvement is any permanent change to residential property, including but not limited to driveways, swimming pools, porches, garages, roofs, siding, insulation, flooring, patios, landscaping, painting, fences, doors and windows, and waterproofing.

New Application:

  apply online buttonFor an Individual or Legal Entity
 
Mail-in Registration Application:
Reinstatement: (Reinstatements cannot be completed online)

Change or Addition of Owner for Legal Entity:

Additional Information:

Mailing Address:

Department of Consumer Protection
License Services Division
450 Columbus Blvd, Ste. 801
Hartford, CT 06103

Email Address: dcp.licenseservices@ct.gov

 
Home Improvement Salesperson
 
A salesperson is any individual who negotiates or offers to negotiate a home improvement contract with a consumer, or solicits, or otherwise endeavors to procure by any means whatever, directly or indirectly, a home improvement contract from a consumer on behalf of a home improvement contractor.

 

New Application:

Reinstatement: (Reinstatements cannot be completed online)

Change or Addition of Contractor:

Additional Information

If you are unable to access these forms for any reason, you may request a paper copy from the Department of Consumer Protection.