Application to Alter/Renew a Building Permit
Use this form if you are changing the scope of work, changing contractors/architects, and/or renewing a permit
Building Permit Application – For Projects Other Than One or Two-Family Dwellings
Use this application for all building permits for structures other than one or two-family dwellings
Building Permit Application – One and Two-Family Dwellings
Use this application for all building permits that involve one or two-family dwellings
Building Permit Packet – For Projects Other Than One or Two-Family Dwellings
This packet contains all documents that are typically needed for a building permit involving a structure other than a one or two-family dwelling. Note that not all pages are required for all projects.
Building Permit Packet – One and Two-Family Dwellings
This packet contains all forms that are typically required on projects involving one or two-family dwellings. Note that not all pages are required for all projects.
Construction Control Affidavits
Initial, Final, and Phased Construction Control forms and affidavits are available at the State Department of Public Safety website at: Construction Control Documents
Submit these forms/affidavits for projects that fall under the Controlled Construction requirements of the State Building Code
Debris Dispoal Form
This document must accompany all applications for building permits whenever construction debris is being disposed
Electrical Permit Application
This is the state’s uniform application to perform electrical work. It can only be filed by a licensed electrician
Flood Hazard Areas – Notice for Work on Existing Buildings
Submit this package for alterations/renovations/additions to buildings that are located in a Flood Hazard Area. Refer to our Floodplain Development page for additional information/forms.
Gas Permit Application
This is the state’s uniform application to perform gas work. It can only be filed by a licensed gasfitter
Homeowner’s License/Registration Waiver
Submit this form with the building permit application if you are a homeowner who is acting as your own contractor
Plumbing Permit Application
This is the state’s uniform application to perform plumbing work. It can only be filed by a licensed plumber
Request for Enforcement
Use this form to to file a complaint regarding a possible building code or zoning ordinance violation
Request for Information
Use this form to request plans or other documents on file, or to request general information
Sheet Metal Permit
A sheet metal permit is required for all work governed by 271 CMR. The permit can only be issued to a licensed sheet metal worker.
Stretch Energy Code Compliance Checklist – Commercial
Stretch Energy Code Compliance Checklist – Residential
Include this form with your building permit application for all single family residential projects and all multi-family projects of 3 stories or less.
Worker’s Compensation Insurance Affidavit
Worker’s Compensation Affidavits can be found at the Massachusetts Dept. of Industrial Accidents web site at: https://www.mass.gov/files/documents/2016/08/vx/f-aff-builders.pdf
This form must be submitted with all building permit applications
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