Norfolk County Building Permits (Massachusetts)

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

Bellingham Zoning Bellingham MA 10 Mechanic Street 02019 508-966-5821

Brookline Town Building Department Brookline MA 25 Newton Street 02445 617-522-0315

Canton Building Department Canton MA 801 Washington St 02021 781-821-5017

Dedham Town Building Department Dedham MA 26 Bryant Street 02026 781-751-9180

Foxboro Planning Department Foxboro MA 70 Carpenter St 02035 508-543-1250

Holbrook Planning Department Holbrook MA 50 N Franklin St 02343 781-767-9061

Milton Planning Department Milton MA 525 Canton Avenue 02186 617-898-4900

Norfolk Town Building Department Norfolk MA 1 Liberty Lane 02056 508-528-5088

Norfolk Zoning Norfolk MA 1 Liberty Lane 02056 508-541-8455

Quincy Planning Department Quincy MA 1305 Hancock Street 02169 617-376-1360

Quincy Zoning Quincy MA 55 Sea Street 02169 617-376-1450

Stoughton Building Department Stoughton MA 10 Pearl Street 02072 781-344-6070

Walpole Planning Department Walpole MA 135 School Street 02081 508-660-7251

Walpole Zoning Walpole MA 135 School Street 02081 508-660-7250


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

Avon Town Hall Avon MA 65 East Main Street 02322 508-588-0414

Bellingham Town Hall Bellingham MA 10 Mechanic Street 02019 508-966-5821

Braintree Town Hall Braintree Town MA 1 John F Kennedy Memorial Drive 02184 781-794-8000

Brookline Town Hall Brookline MA 333 Washington Street 02445 617-730-2000

Canton Town Hall Canton MA 801 Washington Street 02021 781-821-5000

Cohasset City Town Hall Cohasset MA 41 Highland Avenue 02025 781-383-4118

Dedham Town Hall Dedham MA 26 Bryant Street 02026 781-751-9200

Dover Town Hall Dover MA 5 Springdale Avenue 02030 508-785-2269

Foxboro Town Hall Foxborough MA 8 Chestnut Street 02035 508-543-2112

Franklin Town Hall Franklin MA 355 East Central Street 02038 508-520-4949

Holbrook Town Hall Holbrook MA 50 North Franklin Street 02343 781-767-4312

Medway Town Hall Medway MA 155 Village Street 02053 508-533-3205

Millis Town Hall Millis MA 900 Main Street 02054 508-376-7040

Milton Town Hall Milton MA 525 Canton Avenue 02186 617-898-4800

Needham Town Hall Needham MA 1471 Highland Avenue 02492 781-455-7500

Norfolk Town Hall Norfolk MA 1 Liberty Lane 02056 508-528-1408

Norwood Town Hall Norwood MA 566 Washington Street 02062 781-762-1240

Plainville Town Hall Plainville MA 190 South Street 02762 508-695-3010

Quincy City Hall Quincy MA 1305 Hancock Street 02169 617-376-1000

Randolph Town Hall Randolph MA 41 South Main Street 02368 781-961-0900

Sharon Town Hall Sharon MA 90 South Main Street 02067 781-784-1505

Walpole Town Hall Walpole MA 135 School Street 02081 508-660-7289

Wellesley Town Hall Wellesley MA 525 Washington Street 02482 781-431-1019

Westwood Town Hall Westwood MA 580 High Street 02090 781-326-6450

Weymouth Town Hall Weymouth Town MA 417 Front Street 02188 781-331-0889

Weymouth Town Hall Weymouth Town MA 75 Middle Street 02189 781-335-2000

Wrentham Town Hall Wrentham MA 79 South Street 02093 508-384-5413


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

Brookline Building Inspector Brookline MA 333 Washington Street 02445 617-730-2105

Cohasset Building Inspector Cohasset MA 41 Highland Avenue 02025 781-383-4112

Dedham Building Inspector Dedham MA 26 Bryant Street 02026 781-751-9183

Franklin Building Inspector Franklin MA 355 East Central Street 02038 508-520-4926

Medway Building Inspector Medway MA 155 Village Street 02053 508-533-3253

Milton Town Building Inspector Milton MA 525 Canton Avenue 02186 617-898-4927

Walpole Building Inspector Walpole MA 135 School Street 02081 508-660-7324

Wrentham Building Inspector Wrentham MA 350 Taunton Street 02093 508-384-5421