Below you can access our full list of Permits & Applications:

Board of Assessors

Board of Health

Please go to the Board of Health Page

Building Department

Please go to Building Department Page

Cemetery Department

Interment Order (required for burials)

Conservation Commission

Please go the Conservation Commission Page

Community Preservation Committee

Please go to the CPC Page

Council on Aging

Please go to COA Page→

  • Monthly Congregate Lunch Menu
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Nutrition Program
  • Outreach/SHINE
  • Senior Citizen Property Tax Work-Off Abatement
  • Senior Van Transportation
  • Services, Programs, Activities & Tips

Department of Public Works

Trench & Street Opening Permit

Fire Department

Hamilton-Wenham Library – Museum Passes

Go to web page

Human Resources


Please go to Licensing Board Page→

Planning Board



Public Works

Trench and Street Opening Permit

Recreation Department

Town Clerk

Please go to Town Clerk Page

  • Business (d/b/a/) Certificates
  • By-laws (Town, Zoning with Zoning/ Groundwater Maps)
  • Certified Copies (Birth, death, marriage certificates)
  • Marriage Licenses
  • Dog Licenses
  • Raffle Permits
  • Resident List/ Street List/ Voter List
  • Voter Registrations

Treasurer / Collector How to Pay Online

Pay your Real Estate/Personal Property, Motor Vehicle, and Boat Excise Taxes or Water Bills-Go to Page

Water Department

Zoning Board of Appeals 

Please go to the Zoning Board of Appeals Page


Please see individual departments

for more documents and/or information

If you have any questions or do not see a document you need, please contact the Town of Hamilton directly at (978) 626-5202