Online Permits

Permitting Guide

All Online Permits (Building, Plumbing, Gas, Electrical,
Sprinkler, and Mechanical)

Visit the online permits website

How to apply for a Building Permit Online Guide (PDF)

  • Please note: For all permit applications that include fire protection systems under 780 CMR Chapter 4 (Special Detailed Requirements Based on Use and Occupancy), Chapter (9 Fire Protection Systems), or Chapter 34 (Existing Structures), construction documents must be filed with the head of the Brookline Fire for review. Refer to the BrFD webpage for more information.

Notice: We have migrated to a new permitting system. Please visit the Online Permit Website and Click “Register for an account”. Please use the same email address you have used before to register. Email us with questions.