Berkshire County Building Permits (Massachusetts)

Search for Berkshire County, MA building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Berkshire County, MA create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Berkshire County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Berkshire County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Berkshire County building permit. Berkshire County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Berkshire County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Becket Building Department Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8798

Dalton Building Department Dalton MA 462 Main Street 01226 413-684-6109

Lee Town Building Department Lee MA 32 Main St 01238 413-243-5518

North Adams Building Department North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3014


Building Inspectors in Berkshire County, MA ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Berkshire County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Berkshire County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Berkshire County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Berkshire County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Berkshire County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Adams Building Inspector Adams MA 5 Park Street 01220 413-743-8315

Becket Building Inspector Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8798

Lee Town Building Inspector Lee MA 32 Main Street 01238 413-243-5518

North Adams Building Inspector North Adams MA 249 Ashland Street 01247 413-662-3155

Pittsfield Building Inspector Pittsfield MA 70 Allen Street 01201 413-499-9440

Sheffield Building Inspector Sheffield MA 21 Depot Square 01257 413-229-7006


Town and City Halls in Berkshire County, MA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Berkshire County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Berkshire County, Massachusetts. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Berkshire County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Adams City Hall Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8310

Adams Town Hall Adams MA 67 Park Street 01220 413-743-1212

Becket Town Hall Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8934

Cheshire Town Hall Cheshire MA 80 Church St 01225 413-743-1690

Clarksburg Town Hall Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8255

Dalton Town Hall Dalton MA Ste 6, 462 Main St 01226 413-684-6111

Florida Town Hall Drury MA 379 Mohawk Trl 01343 413-662-2448

Great Barrington Town Hall Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-3140

Hancock Town Hall Hancock MA 3650 Hancock Road 01237 413-738-5225

Hinsdale Town Hall Hinsdale MA 39 South Street 01235 413-655-2301

Lee Town Hall Lee MA 32 Main Street 01238 413-243-5505

Lenox Town Hall Lenox MA 6 Walker Street 01240 413-637-5506

Monterey Town Hall Monterey MA 435 Main Road 01245 413-528-5175

New Ashford Town Hall New Ashford MA 199 Mallery Road 01237 413-458-5461

Otis Town Hall Otis MA 1 North Main Road 01253 413-269-0104

Peru Town Hall Peru MA 3 East Main Road 01235 413-655-8312

Pittsfield City Hall Pittsfield MA 330 North Street 01201 413-236-8689

Stockbridge Town Hall Dalton MA 6 Main Street 01226 413-298-4714

Tyringham Town Hall Tyringham MA 116 Main Road 01264 413-243-1749

West Stockbridge Town Hall West Stockbridge MA 9 Main Street 01266 413-232-0319

Windsor Town Hall Windsor MA # 9, 1927 Route 01270 413-684-3878