Hampshire County Building Permits (Massachusetts)

Search for Hampshire 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 Hampshire 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 Hampshire 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 Hampshire 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 Hampshire County building permit. Hampshire 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 Hampshire County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Amherst Planning Department Amherst MA 4 Boltwood Avenue 01002 413-259-3040

Amherst Zoning Amherst MA 4 Boltwood Avenue 01002 413-259-3032

Easthampton Building Inspector Easthampton MA Ste 160, 50 Payson Ave 01027 413-529-1402

Northampton Planning Department Northampton MA 210 Main Street 01060 413-587-1266

South Hadley Building Department South Hadley MA 116 Hadley Street 01075 413-538-5039


Town and City Halls in Hampshire County, MA provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Hampshire 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 Hampshire County, Massachusetts. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Hampshire 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.

Amherst Town Hall Amherst MA 4 Boltwood Avenue 01002 413-256-4004

Belchertown Hall Belchertown MA 2 Jabish Street 01007 413-323-0400

Easthampton City Hall Easthampton MA 50 Payson Avenue 01027 413-529-1460

Easthampton Town Hall Easthampton MA 32 Payson Avenue 01027 413-527-1470

Hadley Town Hall Hadley MA 100 Middle Street 01035 413-586-3354

Hatfield Town Hall Hatfield MA 59 Main Street 01038 413-247-0491

Huntington Town Hall Huntington MA 24 Russell Road 01050 413-667-3500

Middlefield Town Hall Middlefield MA 188 Skyline Trl 01243 413-623-8966

Northampton City Hall Northampton MA 210 Main Street 01060 413-587-1276

Pelham Town Hall Pelham MA 351 Amherst Road 01002 413-253-7129

Plainfield Town Hall Plainfield MA W MAIN St 01070 413-634-2252

South Hadley Town Hall South Hadley MA 116 Main Street 01075 413-538-5017

Southampton Town Hall Southampton MA 210 College Hwy 01073 413-529-0106

Ware Town Hall Ware MA 126 Main Street 01082 413-967-9648

Westhampton Town Hall Westhampton MA 1 South Road 01027 413-527-0463

Williamsburg Town Hall Williamsburg MA 16 Main Street 01096 413-268-8405

Worthington Town Hall Worthington MA 160 Huntington Road 01098 413-238-5577


Building Inspectors in Hampshire County, MA ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Hampshire County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Hampshire 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 Hampshire County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Hampshire County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Hampshire 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.

Belchertown Building Inspector Belchertown MA 2 Jabish Street 01007 413-323-0402

Easthampton Building Inspector Easthampton MA 50 Payson Avenue 01027 413-529-1402

Granby Building Inspector Granby MA 250 West State Street 01033 413-467-7179

Hadley Town Building Inspector Hadley MA 100 Middle Street 01035 413-586-7274

Northampton Building Inspector Northampton MA 212 Main Street 01060 413-587-1240

Southampton Building Inspector Southampton MA 8 East Street 01073 413-529-1007

Ware Building Inspector Ware MA 126 Main Street 01082 413-967-9636