Permits & Regulations

The Permit Submission & Issuance Process has been modified.  Please read the information below carefully as many procedures & requirements have changed. The Public Works office at 125 Locust Street is not open to the public until further notice. {last updated June 10, 2021}


Application & Fee Process

Fees

All fee schedules shall include the cost of any protective equipment provided by the city to its inspectors and used during an inspection of the project.

Permit & Fee Submission

All permit applications must be submitted electronically to dpwinfo@northamptonma.gov.  All payments must be made by check through the mail or dropped in the lock box at 125 Locust Street.

Permit Review & Approval

Permit applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Please expect delays.

Contact Information

All inquiries regarding permits can be made to 413-587-1570 x4303 or dpwinfo@northamptonma.gov.

Applications & Policies

The following permits & regulations are managed by Public Works. If you are interested in an application that is not downloadable or listed below, please contact Public Works at dpwinfo@northamptonma.gov.

Awning

Blocking

Driveway

Fine Arts

Newspaper Box

Oversized Vehicle

  • Oversized Vehicle Permit

Public Shade Tree

Sewer Entry

Sidewalk Blocking

Sidewalk Occupancy

Stormwater Entry

Stormwater Management Permit

Street Musician 

Street Performance 

Tables and Chairs - suspended until further notice

Trench

Water Entry

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