Inspectional Services

The goals of this department are accomplished through the enforcement of building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and fire protection codes for residential and commercial construction. 

Daily Operations

Within this department:

  • Obtain Building and land use permit applications; 
  • receive assistance with the applications before submitting;
  • staff 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
    • within applicable code provisions in accordance with the Town’s Zoning By-Laws 

Please do not hesitate to call us to ask questions or to clarify procedural matters.

Apply for New Building Permit and Search for Past Permit Activity

For ease of time and convenience, residents or their contractors can file for new permits online through our Permit Portal system. 

Simply fill in the address of the property by following the database link below to find the types and status of past issued permits, as well as links to apply for new permits.

Online Permit Portal