The Building Department is dedicated to the professional and efficient administration and enforcement of applicable codes for building, plumbing, gas, and electrical wiring.  The Building Department is also responsible for insuring accuracy for weights and measures, and zoning determinations and enforcement. 

The Town of Bridgewater has electronic permitting.
  • Contractors or Homeowners must apply online. 
  • The status of permit applications is available online.
  • To prevent delays in receiving permits please insure applications are complete.
  • Applicants can pay for permits online [a small convenience fee applies].
  • Archived physical files may require 48 hours for retrieval.  Please call the office before you visit.
  • Archived electronic permit info available.  Click this link:

Building Department Online Permitting:

Fee Schedule Effective as of July 1, 2012 Minimum Required Documentation for Permit Submittal

Regulations and Resources