Online Permitting

Online Permitting

   

BUILDING PERMITS - Please make sure to upload all pertinent documents (plans, contract, etc.) and pay permit fee.   

The following cannot be applied for online

  • Demolition Permit (interior demo can be applied for online)
  • Sign Permit

Please don’t forget to pay for your application by clicking "add to cart" and"Complete your purchase" out at the bottom of the portal.

Contractors must be registered with the Town’s Online Permit Tracking System before they can apply for Building, Electrical, Gas, Plumbing, and Sheet Metal permits online. Once registered, contractors will be provided with a private PIN they can use to apply for permits online as long as their licensing and insurances are kept current in our database.

To register,the following documentation can be emailed to Debbie Helie or Domenica Puleo:

-A valid and current drivers license or other form of Photo ID
-Contractor license(s)
-Liability Insurance, Workers Compensation Insurance Certificate, or an executed 
Workers Compensation Affidavit
-Department of Public Safety "S" License(Electrical Contractors conducting Security work only)

If you are already registered and your information is up to date, please click the following link to access the Online Permitting Portal 

https://www.mapsonline.net/watertownma/public_portal.php

If you unsure if your information is up to date please contact the Building Department at 617-972-6480 to verify.