Inspection Requests and Scheduling

All Building Department Inspections are to be submitted via the Permitting and Licensing website:

Permitting and Licensing (link)

To Request an Inspection:

  • Log into the Permitting and Licensing website
  • Go to "My Account"
  • Then "Inspections" on the left-hand side
  • Choose the record for which you want to schedule an inspection
  • Choose the blue "Request Inspection . . ." button

Requests must be submitted one hour before the close of business to be put on the schedule for the next business day.

Town Hall Hours

  • Monday: 8 am to 6 pm
  • Tuesday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • Wednesday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • Thursday: 8 am to 4 pm
  • Friday: 8 am to 12 pm


Inspection Hours

  • Building
    • Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 12 pm, unless otherwise noted
  • Plumbing & Gas
    • Monday to Thursday, 3 pm to 6 pm, and Friday 8 am to 10 am   
  • Electric
    • Monday to Friday 4 pm to 6 pm

* Please note that inspection hours may be subject to change when necessary *

To Schedule an Inspection:

  1. Choose the calendar date (this is the date you would like the inspection to take place)
  2. Directly next to the Calendar, there is a COMMENT box - you must include the following information in the COMMENT box to have your inspection scheduled:
Type of Inspection:
Rough / Final
Job Description:
New Dwelling / Bath / Addition, etc.
Contact Name and Phone Number:
Sam Jones - 555-555-5555
Important Notes for the Inspector:
Lock Box #, etc.


Comment Example:

Inspection Request Example


Additional Information

Missing information or incomplete requests cannot be scheduled. The request will be cancelled and will need to be re-submitted correctly.

All communications are automatically delivered to the Applicant's email address.

If you have submitted a request and did not receive a confirmation that the inspection has been scheduled, please check your email first, then call the Building Department at 508-699-0100 ext. 2527 if necessary.

Note Change for Plumbing and Gas: Effective 6 Feb 2024 - Licensed Plumber must be present for all inspections in Multi-Family Units (3+).

Note: Inspectors do not call ahead before going out on inspections. Someone over the age of 18 must be present for inspection. If the inspection fails, the Licensed individual must be present for re-inspection.

CANCELLATIONS: If you need to cancel or reschedule an inspection, please CALL THE OFFICE at 508-699-0100 ext. 2527 and leave a message.

Solar Panels (Residential and Commercial) require an electrician to be onsite for inspection.

All Commercial Work: G.C./Licensed individual must be on-site at the time of the inspection.