Building & Zoning Forms

Viewpoint: E-Permitting

E-permitting is now available online in Barrington through Rhode Island's state web-based system called ViewPointCloud. Applicants can apply for a range of permits such as Building, Demolition, Electrical, Mechanical, Plumbing, Solar, and Moving as well as applying for Chicken/Hen registrations. Please visit the following website to complete your application:

Permit Fees



Please contact the office for updated information regarding procedures


  • Request for Public Records (Access to Public Records Act) - Attachment



Opening a Business Guide


  • If you are considering opening or expanding a business in Barrington, this information will help walk you through the various permitting and review processes. We hope this will help you avoid surprises that could result in delays that otherwise are avoidable. Please note that meeting all the requirements can take several months to complete.


Not all questions you may have will be answered here. Feel free to call Town officials as needed, and we will be happy to work with you to answer any questions.


You can also download the Town's Opening a Business in Barrington guide.