License Applications, Permits & Information

The Select Board acts as the Licensing Authority for the Town of Canton.  The Executive Office, under the Select Board, 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
  • Movie and Film Production Permits

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