License Applications, Permits & Information

The Board of Selectmen acts as the Licensing Authority for the Town of Canton.  The Executive Office, under the Board of Selectmen, facilitates the means to apply for various licenses including:     

  • Restaurant Operating Licenses including Common Victualler's Licenses, Liquor Pouring Licenses, Entertainment Permits, and Amusement Device Permits
  • Package Store Licenses
  • Car Dealership Licenses
  • Taxis and Livery Licenses
  • Carnival Licenses
  • Yard Sale Permits
  • Road Race Permits
  • Permits to Sell Second Hand Articles 
  • One Day Event Licenses including Liquor Pouring and Entertainment
  • Block Party Permits

Please contact the Board of Selectmen's office,  781-821-5000,  for more information and deadlines for application submission.