Worcester County Permits (Massachusetts)

Search for Worcester 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 Worcester County Clerk's Office maintains public records for a county, including vital documents like birth certificates and marriage licenses, as well as Worcester County permits. Clerks in Worcester 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 Worcester County Clerk Office can provide information on how to apply for a Worcester County permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit information and records are usually available online.

Athol Town Clerk Athol MA 584 Main Street 01331 978-249-4551

Auburn Town Clerk Auburn MA 104 Central Street 01501 508-832-7701

Barre Town Clerk Barre MA 40 West Street 01005 978-355-5003

Berlin Town Clerk Berlin MA 23 Linden Street 01503 978-838-2931

Boylston Town Clerk Boylston MA 221 Main Street 01505 508-869-2234

Charlton Town Clerk Charlton MA 37 Main Street 01507 508-248-2249

Clinton Town Clerk Clinton MA 242 Church Street 01510 978-365-4154

Dudley Town Clerk Dudley MA 71 West Main Street 01571 508-949-8004

Fitchburg City Clerk Fitchburg MA 718 Main Street 01420 978-345-9592

Gardner Parking Clerk Gardner MA 95 Pleasant Street 01440 978-632-3810

Gilbertville Town Clerk Gilbertville MA 307 MAIN St 01031 413-477-6700

Grafton Town Clerk Grafton MA 30 Providence Road 01519 508-839-4722

Harvard Town Clerk Harvard MA 13 Ayer Road 01451 978-456-4103

Holden Clerk Holden MA 1204 Main Street 01520 508-829-0225

Hopedale Town Clerk Hopedale MA 78 Hopedale Street 01747 508-634-2211

Hubbardstown Town Clerk Hubbardston MA 7 Main Street 01452 978-928-5244

Lancaster Town Clerk Lancaster MA 695 Main Street 01523 978-365-2542

Leicester Town Clerk Leicester MA 3 Washburn Square 01524 508-892-7011


A Worcester 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 Worcester 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 Worcester County, or see approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their county permit records.

1835 Town Hall Sterling MA 31 Main Street 01564 978-422-3041

Ashburnham Town Hall Ashburnham MA 32 Main Street 01430 978-827-4100

Athol Town Hall Athol MA 584 Main Street 01331 978-249-4551

Auburn Town Hall Auburn MA 104 Central Street 01501 508-832-7728

Berlin Town Hall Berlin MA 23 Linden Street 01503 978-838-2444

Blackstone Town Hall Blackstone MA 15 Saint Paul Street 01504 508-883-1500

Bolton Town Hall Bolton MA 663 Main Street 01740 978-779-2297

Brookfield Town Hall Brookfield MA 6 Central Street 01506 508-867-5722

Clinton Town Hall Clinton MA 555 Main Street 01510 978-365-4165

Douglas Town Hall Douglas MA 29 Depot Street 01516 508-476-4000

Dudley Town Hall Dudley MA 71 West Main Street 01571 508-949-8010

East Brookfield Town Hall East Brookfield MA 101 Depot Sq 01515 508-867-6769

Fitchburg City Hall Fitchburg MA 718 Main Street 01420 978-345-9550

Gardner City Hall Gardner MA 95 Pleasant Street 01440 978-632-1900

Gilbertville Town Hall Gilbertville MA 307 MAIN St 01031 413-477-6197

Harvard Town Hall Harvard MA 13 Ayer Road 01451 978-456-4103

Holden Town Hall Holden MA 1204 Main Street 01520 508-829-0225

Hopedale Town Hall Hopedale MA 78 Hopedale Street 01747 508-634-2203

Lancaster Town Hall Lancaster MA 695 Main Street 01523 978-365-3326

Leicester Town Hall Leicester MA 3 Washburn Square 01524 508-892-7000

Leominster City Hall Leominster MA 25 West Street 01453 978-534-7536

Lunenburg Town Hall Lunenburg MA 17 Main Street 01462 978-582-4130


A Worcester 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 Worcester 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. Worcester County permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building codes, which may be called a certificate of zoning compliance. These Worcester 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.

Athol Building Department Athol MA 584 Main Street 01331 978-249-3834

Barre Town Building Department Barre MA 40 West Street 01005 978-355-5011

Clinton Building Department Clinton MA 242 Church Street 01510 978-365-4128

Dudley Building Department and Zoning Dudley MA 71 West Main Street 01571 508-949-8012

Dudley Planning Department Dudley MA 71 West Main Street 01571 508-949-8014

Fitchburg City Building Department Fitchburg MA 718 Main Street 01420 978-345-9633

Gardner Building Department Gardner MA 115 Pleasant Street 01440 978-630-4007

Lancaster Zoning Lancaster MA 695 Main Street 01523 978-368-4010

Leominster Building Department Leominster MA 25 West Street 01453 978-534-7517

Leominster Planning Department Leominster MA 25 West Street 01453 978-534-7525