Berkshire County Permits (Massachusetts)

Search for Berkshire County, MA county permits. A county permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, building permits, land use permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, renovation permits, temporary event permits, reserving public property, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


The Berkshire County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Berkshire County permits. Clerks in Berkshire County, Massachusetts may be responsible for filing and issuing county permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits may be required for installing or repairing septic systems, demonstrating that a building meets fire codes and other building codes, demolition, repairs, renovations, and adjusting boundary lines. They may also be required for temporary events, reserving public property, or a number of land development uses. The Berkshire County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Berkshire County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Adams Town Clerk Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8320

Berkshire County Clerk Pittsfield MA 76 East Street 01201 413-499-7487

Cheshire Town Clerk Cheshire MA 80 Church Street 01225 413-743-1690

Clarksburg Town Clerk Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8247

North Adams City Clerk North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3015

Pittsfield Clerk Pittsfield MA 24 Wendell Avenue 01201 413-442-5468

Richmond Town Clerk Richmond MA 1529 State Road 01254 413-698-3315

Sheffield Town Clerk Sheffield MA 21 Depot Square 01257 413-229-8752

West Stockbridge Clerk West Stockbridge MA 21 State Line Road 01266 413-232-0300


A Berkshire County Town or City Hall provides municipal services for their community, which can include issuing and filing permits. These county permits may be required for a number of building projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and zoning compliance. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls in Berkshire County, Massachusetts may also issue land use permits related to boundary lines, private roads, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These records can be used to prove that a project has a valid permit or to look up county permit rules, apply for a permit in Berkshire County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

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


A Berkshire County Building Department creates and enforces building codes and zoning rules to ensure the construction of safe buildings. As part of their job, Building Departments in Berkshire County, Massachusetts issue and file building permits. These county permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and installing or repairing septic systems. Berkshire County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Berkshire County public records can be used to prove a building project has a valid permit or to look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or see approved permits. Building Departments often provide online access to county permit information 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