Permit History Search

You can now easily search for information about a property or apply for a new building permit from your home or work!


The following information can be found by following the relevant links:


Planning, Zoning, & Code Enforcement information 

Looking for information on: basic research letters, code enforcement records, driveway approvals, or Planning/Zoning project information? Click on the link below and search by date, date range, address, or information type. Once your search is complete, click on the Record ID link to see more detailed information and any associated documents. 

Property Permitting & Code Enforcement Search 

Monthly report of recently submitted projects 

Click here for detailed instructions on navigating the search function

Building, Electrical, Plumbing, & Gas permit information 

You can find building permit history or the current status of building permits for your property through the link below. You may also submit a new application for building, electrical, gas, sheet metal, or plumbing permits, by clicking the link below, entering your property information and select "Apply for new permit" under the appropriate permit type. 

Building Permit History and Search Information

Please contact the Department of Community Development & Planning for any questions at: (617) 972-6427

Disclaimer: The information displayed is for informational purposes only. The list may not contain all permits or applications for the subject address. The permits displayed may be at various stages of the approval process.