Below you can access a list of Permits & Applications:


Abutters, list of; Application/Form to be submitted to the Assessor’s Office

Animals, Permit Application for the Keeping of, & Regulations

Barns & Stables, Application for License to Erect, Occupy, or Use as a Facility

Beaver or Muskrat 10 Day Emergency Permit Application

Board of Assessors

Board of Health Applications

Building Department Applications

Camps, Recreational; Application

Cemetery Department

Chickens, Poultry; Keeping of Animals

Citizens, Application to participate on a Board/Commission/Committee

Conservation Commission Applications

Community Preservation Committee Applications

Please go to the CPC Page

Complaint/Concern Form, Zoning

Comprehensive Permits

Please go the Zoning Board of Appeals Page→

Coops; Application for License to Erect, Occupy, or Use a as a Facility

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

Dog Licenses

Electrical Permit Applications

Fire Department

Food, Retail; Permit Applications

Gas Fitting Permit Applications


Hamilton-Wenham Library – Museum Passes

Historic District Commission

Human Resources

Indoor Skating Rick Application

Licensing Board Applications

Mechanical Permit

Motor Vehicle Abatement Application 

Planning Board

Plumbing Permit Applications


Public Works

Recreation Department

Salem News Portal for the Publication of Public Notices

Septic Systems Applications and Information

Sheet Metal Permit

Swimming Pools, Public/Semi-Public; Application to Operate, Application to Construct

  • Please see the Board of Health Page→

Tent Applications

Tobacco, Permit to sell Application

Please see Board of Health Page→

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

Water Department

Well, Private; Applications

  • Please go to the Board of Health Page→

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Affidavit: General Businesses

Zoning Board of Appeals 


______________________________________________________________________________________________________________NEW 2024- ZBA How to Submit an Application Also NEW- how to have the notice in the newspaper

Please see the Town of Hamilton individual Department’s web page 

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