Town Clerk

31 Park Street, Guilford, CT 06437
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (203) 453-8001
Fax: n/a
Email: Town Clerk

Anna Dwyer, Town Clerk
Paula Wilson, Assistant Town Clerk
Scott Carle, Assistant Town Clerk

Shellfish Permit Application

Dog License Application

Licenses may also be obtained online by:

* Starting at to create an ID

* Create a password, login and create all animal profiles first before making a payment

* Make a payment for one or more dogs in your household

* HITSLab LLC will reach out to the veterinary practice specified on the animal profile and make an effort to collect the required current rabies vaccination records and any proof of spaying or neutering. The pet owner is responsible for these if not provided within a week by the veterinary practice.

According to Governor’s Executive Order 7I, 19(h),Lawsuits should be emailed to the Town Clerk’s office. Please Use this Email

The town clerk is an appointed and salaried official who, after a 3-year probationary period, holds office during good behavior and may be removed only for cause. The town clerk is also required by state law to be bonded.

The town clerk is responsible for maintaining the public records of the town as required by Connecticut State Statutes. Connecticut’s Freedom of Information laws require that most town records, with the exception of some births, be open for public inspection.

Effective October 1, 2003 Dog License Fees for non-spayed and non-neutered dogs will increase by three dollars pursuant to public act 03-103. This fee will be $19.00. The existing fee of eight dollars for spayed and neutered dogs will remain the same.

Please Note:  Payments to the Town Clerk’s office can only be made by cash or check.