Contractor Payment Information

Contractors can now purchase many required permits online.   A user name and password is required.  You can request a username and password by either calling the Permit Administrator at 617.349.4833 or via email at   Once you have obtained your username and password you can access the payment page.

Methods of payment include Visa, MasterCard, Discover and E-checks.  Please be aware that convenience fees do apply to online purchases.  See the online payment and convenience fees page for more information and the convenience fees FAQ page.

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Dept of Public Works

147 Hampshire St
Cambridge MA 02139


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