Permits for Plumbing & Gas & Information,

As of November 2020

The Town Hall is closed to the public. Appointments may be made if necessary, by mutual agreement.

Permit applications may be e-mailed or left in the drop box at the accessible entrance.  

We are monitoring our e-mail and phone calls.

Applications will be accepted by regular mail, or the drop box outside of the Town Hall or email at

The fee is $75.00 per inspection see the fee chart in the right hand column, check made out to Town of Charlton.

If you have not worked in Charlton in the past 6 months, please include a copy of your licenses and certificate of insurance.

The Plumbing Gas Inspector enforces Massachusetts Plumbing and Gas Codes of Massachusetts Regulations (CMR 248). The regulating agency is the Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gasfitters. Local codes do not exist. The Gas/Plumbing Inspector falls under the Department of Building Inspectional Services.

How to Apply for a Permit

Mail application with fee to:
Town of Charlton
Department of Building Inspectional Services
37 Main Street
Charlton, MA 01507

Please Remember:

  • Enclose copies of your licenses and liability insurance
  • Make out checks payable to the town of Charlton
  • Contact Wire Inspector for inspections