Permits and Applications

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pdf Licensed Premises Inspection Approvals Form
This form is required to be signed off by the Department of Inspection Services for numerous licenses issued by the Licensing Commission.
Form License
pdf Minority and Women Business Directory Questionnaire
Questionnaire and Survey to collect th information about Cambridge minority and/or women-owned businesses for inclusion in the Cambridge Minority & Women-Owned Business Directory.
pdf PTDM Employee Transportation Coordinator Designation Form
Form used to designate an Employee Transportation Coordinator (ETC) responsible for enforcement of an employer's PTDM requirements.
pdf PTDM Management Plan Property Transfer Form
Form used when properties subject to the PTDM Ordinance transfer ownership or management.
pdf PTDM Small Project Plan Form
Form used for facilities subject to PTDM with 5 to 19 total parking spaces.
pdf Request for records
Request for records
pdf Retail Interior Accessibility Program Application Form
The City of Cambridge Community Development Department (CDD) established the Retail Interior Accessibility Program to provide financial assistance to independent business tenants seeking to renovate or improve the interior of their commercial buildings to make their businesses more accessible to those who are physically disabled.
Site Finder Database Form
Used to add a commercial real estate listing to the Site Finder database.
Site Finder Request Form
Use to request a report from Site Finder about commercial property that meet your search criteria.
external Special Events
Permit specifically for larger events such as parades, road races, or walkathons.
Form Public Works
Statement of discontinuance change of residence change of location of business
Statement of discontinuance, change of residence, change of location of business
pdf Traffic Calming Request Form
Form to request construction of traffic calming measures at a specific location.
external Weights and Measures Department Complaint Form
Weights and Measures Department Complaint
Form Weights and Measures
pdf Pod Patrol Information Page
Informational flier for the Cambridge Pod Patrol.
Fresh Pond Reservation Resource Guide
One Day Alcohol License
All Alcohol: $100/day for 1-100 people and $120/day for 100+ people. Beer & Wine: $55/day for 1-100 people and $75/day for 100+ people. Cash (only) payment is paid at the Treasurer’s Office, checks are accepted in our office.
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Cambridge City Hall

795 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge MA, 02139
Ph: 617-349-4000
TTY: 617-349-4242

Hours of Service

Monday: 8:30am-8pm
Tuesday-Thursday: 8:30am-5pm
Friday: 8:30am-12pm

Lisa C. Peterson
Acting City Manager