The Town Clerk’s Office is responsible for recording, maintaining and preserving land records, maps, vital statistics and other municipal records, including meeting minutes of all official boards, commissions and committees, for access by the public.
Cheshire Land Records are available online.
If support is needed for the online system please email email@example.com
Absentee Ballot Applications
Absentee Ballot Applications are currently being accepted for the November 6, 2018 Election. Simply print out the application available here, and mail it to:
Cheshire Town Clerk
84 South Main St.
Cheshire, CT 06410
Please be sure to return your ballot as quickly as possible to insure a timely delivery before November 6, 2018. After October 5, you may also come in person to the Town Clerk's Office to fill out your application and immediately receive your ballot to vote. If you'd like an application mailed to you, please call our office at 203-271-6601.
FEE INCREASES EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2018, PER STATE OF CT
(PUBLIC ACT NO. 18-136)
Liquor Permit Filing: (old fee $2.00) new fee $20.00
Misc. Document Filing (Trade Names): (old fee $5.00) new fee $10.00
Map Filing: (old fee $10.00) new fee $20.00
Subdivision Map Filing: (old fee $20.00) new fee $30.00
Notary Public Filing: (old fee $10.00) new fee $20.00
Notary Public Character Certification: (old fee $2.00) new fee $5.00
Marriage License: (old fee $30.00) new fee $50.00
Burial Permit: (old fee $3.00) new fee $5.00
Cremation Permit: (old fee $3.00) new fee $5.00
The Town Clerk's Office issues the following:
The Town Clerk's office also offers Notary Public services. We are not able to notarize Wills. Please wait to sign documents in front of the Notary Public after providing a photo identification. There is a fee of $5.00 per seal.
Public Act 17-2 Sec. 157. (NEW) (Effective from passage) Any local board of education shall file forthwith a signed copy of any contract for administrative personnel with the town clerk, which town clerk shall post a copy of any such contract on the town's Internet web site. Any regional board of education shall file a copy of any such contract with the town clerk in each member town, which town clerk shall post a copy of any such contract on the town's Internet web site. Effective October 2017