The goals of this department are accomplished through the enforcement of building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and fire protection codes for residential and commercial construction. Departmental staff receives applications for permit, reviews plans to ensure compliance with applicable codes, issues permits for construction and performs inspections to ensure work is performed in compliance with approved plans and in compliance with applicable code provisions and the town's Zoning By-Law. Building Permit applications are picked up in this office.
Please don't hesitate to call us to ask questions or to clarify procedural matters.
Effective April 1, 2013, plumbing and gas fees increases to $50 for filing each permit and $10 per fixture.
Inspections are performed daily. Plumbing and electrical inspections are done daily and arrange by the individual Inspector.