Berkshire County Permit Search (Massachusetts)

Search for Berkshire County, MA permit information. A permit search provides information on building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, special event permits, temporary permits, land development permits, renovation permits, demolition permits, construction permits, occupancy permits, permit violations, permit rules, permit regulations, applying for a permit, approved permits, denied permits, property owner information, construction information, permit restrictions, work stoppage orders, driving permits, election permits, business permits, state park permits, and locating permits.


Clerk Offices in Berkshire County, Massachusetts keep public records for a county or local government, including permits. Clerks may be responsible for filing and issuing Berkshire County permits, including building permits, land use permits, access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. These permits allow property owners and residents to conduct demolitions and renovations, host temporary events, reserve public property, or conduct land development upgrades. They may also show whether a building meets fire and Berkshire County building codes and include the name, date, and purpose of the permit. The Clerk Office provides information on how to apply for a permit or how to check if a permit is valid, and their permit records are typically available online.

Adams Town Clerk Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8320

Berkshire County Clerk Pittsfield MA 76 East Street 01201 413-499-7487

Cheshire Town Clerk Cheshire MA 80 Church Street 01225 413-743-1690

Clarksburg Town Clerk Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8247

North Adams City Clerk North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3015

Pittsfield Clerk Pittsfield MA 24 Wendell Avenue 01201 413-442-5468

Richmond Town Clerk Richmond MA 1529 State Road 01254 413-698-3315

Sheffield Town Clerk Sheffield MA 21 Depot Square 01257 413-229-8752

West Stockbridge Clerk West Stockbridge MA 21 State Line Road 01266 413-232-0300


Building Inspectors in Berkshire County, Massachusetts verify that construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are charged with monitoring designs, building materials, safety codes, and utilities such as electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Building Inspectors issue Berkshire County permits for new construction, remodels, and renovations. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections as well as any permits issued by the inspector. These records contain information about the owners, the property, and the validity of the permit, and they also show violations and work stoppage orders. Building Inspectors provide information on applying for Berkshire County permits and permit requirements, and their permit records are often accessible through the Building Inspector website.

Adams Building Inspector Adams MA 5 Park Street 01220 413-743-8315

Becket Building Inspector Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8798

Lee Town Building Inspector Lee MA 32 Main Street 01238 413-243-5518

North Adams Building Inspector North Adams MA 249 Ashland Street 01247 413-662-3155

Pittsfield Building Inspector Pittsfield MA 70 Allen Street 01201 413-499-9440

Sheffield Building Inspector Sheffield MA 21 Depot Square 01257 413-229-7006


Town and City Halls in Berkshire County, Massachusetts provide municipal services for their communities, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required for building projects, such as renovations, demolitions, repairs, zoning compliance, and land development. In addition to building permits, Town and City Halls may also issue Berkshire County land use permits related to private roads, boundary lines, addresses, and water systems, as well as access permits, utility permits, and special event permits. Berkshire County permit records can prove that a project has a valid permit, and Town and City Halls can also provide information on looking up permit rules, applying for a permit, or finding approved permits. These permit records are often available online through the Town or City Hall website.

Adams City Hall Adams MA 8 Park Street 01220 413-743-8310

Adams Town Hall Adams MA 67 Park Street 01220 413-743-1212

Becket Town Hall Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8934

Cheshire Town Hall Cheshire MA 80 Church St 01225 413-743-1690

Clarksburg Town Hall Clarksburg MA 111 River Road 01247 413-663-8255

Dalton Town Hall Dalton MA Ste 6, 462 Main St 01226 413-684-6111

Florida Town Hall Drury MA 379 Mohawk Trl 01343 413-662-2448

Great Barrington Town Hall Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-3140

Hancock Town Hall Hancock MA 3650 Hancock Road 01237 413-738-5225

Hinsdale Town Hall Hinsdale MA 39 South Street 01235 413-655-2301

Lee Town Hall Lee MA 32 Main Street 01238 413-243-5505

Lenox Town Hall Lenox MA 6 Walker Street 01240 413-637-5506

Monterey Town Hall Monterey MA 435 Main Road 01245 413-528-5175

New Ashford Town Hall New Ashford MA 199 Mallery Road 01237 413-458-5461

Otis Town Hall Otis MA 1 North Main Road 01253 413-269-0104

Peru Town Hall Peru MA 3 East Main Road 01235 413-655-8312

Pittsfield City Hall Pittsfield MA 330 North Street 01201 413-236-8689

Stockbridge Town Hall Dalton MA 6 Main Street 01226 413-298-4714

Tyringham Town Hall Tyringham MA 116 Main Road 01264 413-243-1749

West Stockbridge Town Hall West Stockbridge MA 9 Main Street 01266 413-232-0319

Windsor Town Hall Windsor MA # 9, 1927 Route 01270 413-684-3878


Building Departments in Berkshire County, Massachusetts create and enforce building codes to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans, enforce zoning rules, and issue Berkshire County building permits. These building permits may be required for renovations, demolition, repairs, land development, and other construction projects. Permits can show if a building meets fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate whether a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project has a valid permit. Building Departments provide information on which projects require a permit, how to apply for a Berkshire County permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved building permits on their websites.

Becket Building Department Becket MA 557 Main Street 01223 413-623-8798

Dalton Building Department Dalton MA 462 Main Street 01226 413-684-6109

Lee Town Building Department Lee MA 32 Main St 01238 413-243-5518

North Adams Building Department North Adams MA 10 Main Street 01247 413-662-3014


City Managers in Berkshire County, Massachusetts act as administrative managers for a city or town that uses a council-manager form of government. As part of providing municipal services, City Managers may issue and file permits. These Berkshire County permits may be required for building projects such as renovations, demolitions, and land development. They also show whether a building meets zoning rules and regulations and any permit violations. City Managers also issue access permits, special event permits, and temporary permits. These Berkshire County permit records show whether a project has a valid permit, and City Managers can also provide information on applying for permits and locating approved or denied permits. City Managers typically provide permit information on their website.

Great Barrington Town Manager Great Barrington MA 334 Main Street 01230 413-528-1619

Williamstown Town Manager Williamstown MA 31 North Street 01267 413-458-3500


Mayor Offices in Berkshire County, Massachusetts provide municipal services for their town or city, including issuing and filing permits. These permits may be required before property owners undertake a building project, including renovation, demolition, and repairs. They may also show whether a building is in compliance with Berkshire County zoning rules and regulations, authorize land development services, or change boundary lines or private addresses. Mayors also issue Berkshire County access permits, special event permits, and temporary permits. These permit records demonstrate whether a project has a valid permit, and Mayor Offices provide information on applying for permits, permit requirements, and locating approved or denied permits. Mayor Offices often provide permit information on their website.

North Adams Mayor North Adams MA 1130 Church Street 01247 413-662-3025

Pittsfield Mayor Pittsfield MA 70 Allen Street 01201 413-499-9321