Electrical Meters

Apply for an Electrical Permit

Inspectional Services

The Inspectional Services Department issues electrical permits for all work to be performed in accordance with the Massachusetts Electrical Code (MEC), 527 CMR 12.00.

How to Start

  1. Register for an Energov User account, if you do not have one already
  2. Log into the online portal
  3. Enter the information requested
  4. Upload required attachments as a PDF
  5. Pay permit fee (permit cannot be processed without payment)
  6. Upon approval you will receive an email with a copy of the permit attached. This permit must be printed and posted at work site


Construction Hours in Residential Area

City Ordinance #8.16.80 states that construction in residential areas can be done:

  •  Monday - Friday 7:00am - 6:00pm 
  • Saturdays 9:00am - 6:00pm. 
  •  Construction work cannot be performed on Sunday without a special permit from the Police Department.
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