Online Permit Center

The Town of Canton is pleased to offer residents, businesses and licensed contractors the ability to apply for permits online.  This represents the first step of a multi-phased approach to improve the convenience and overall customer experience and to enhance the level of service.

Currently the following Online Permits Service is available for Building, Gas, Plumbing, Electrical, Trench and Road Opening.

We recognize this is a new way of doing business and customer service is our top priority. Training and assistance is available during normal business hours, weekdays 8:00AM to 4:00PM, contact the MIS department at 781-575-6607.

If you do not have access to a computer or need assistance using a computer one is available at the Building Departments Customer Counter, located at The Canton Town Hall, 801 Washington St, lower level.


*Currently The Town of Canton does not accept Online Payments.


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