Building & Inspections Division


Building, Electric, Plumbing and Gas Permit Processing can now be completed online. Create a user account and then apply, pay for, and print permits right from your home, office or mobile device! Permit Applications or Requests for Inspections will not be accepted via email.

The following attachments must be submitted (uploaded or mailed) with online applications to be considered complete (when appropriate to app):

  • Site Plan - Location of existing and proposed structures, utilities, topography and wetlands within 200 ft.
  • Set of dimensioned or scaled floor plans, showing layout, egress paths, doors, windows, and room use
  • Set of dimensioned or scaled building plans, including all structural elements, foundations, framing, insulation, ventilation, sheathing, wall covering, ceiling heights, and roof covering
  • Energy Conservation Compliance Report
  • Notice of Decision by ZBA or Conservation Commission as Filed with the Registry of Deeds (Book and Page)
  • Storm Water Management Plan
  • Homeowner License Exemption Affidavit, when homeowner is filing as Contactor

Access our online permit processing.

MA Department of Energy Resources Stretch Building Energy Code

Maynard voters elected to opt into the enhanced energy efficiency building standards in the Stretch Building Energy Code. For more information about what this will mean for you, please visit the official Stretch Energy Code site prepared by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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