IMPORTANT: All Building Permit Applications left at Town Hall, emailed or sent via a fax machine and not presented in person to the Building Inspector or the Assistant Building Inspector will be returned to the applicant without review.
IMPORTANT: No matter the age of a property, all Building Permit applications for the demolition of a building must be reviewed the Historical Commission.
IMPORTANT: All Commercial Building Plans must be reviewed by both the Plumbing Inspector and the Electrical Inspector.
IMPORTANT: If you obtain a Variance from the Board of Appeals please revisit the Building Inspector to ask what, if anything, you need to do next.
INSPECTIONS: Please call 978-768-2514 before noon on Friday and the Building Inspector or the Assistant Building Inspector will arrive for the inspection either the following Friday Afternoon or Saturday morning. Please plan accordingly.
BUILDING FEE SCHEDULE
Any construction work including new building, additions, etc.
Permit Application Minimum - $35.00
Cost of Construction - $10.00 per $1,000 plus minimum fee
Building Demolition Fee - $75.00 per story
Reinspection Fee - $25.00 per reinspection
Stop Work Order Release Fee - $50.00
Sheet Metal Permits (residential) - $5.00 per $1,000
Sheet Metal Permits (commercial) - $10.00 per $1,000