When do I need a building permit?
Boston Town Code 57-2
No person shall erect, construct, enlarge, alter, improve, remove, or demolish any building or structure without obtaining a permit.
Permits are required for:
- New buildings (residential and commercial)
- Accessory buildings (pre-fab or constructed on-site)
- Swimming pools
- Solid fuel appliances (fireplaces, wood stoves, pellet stoves)
- Any structural changes
If you are not sure, call! 716-941-6113 ext. 111
Fines for not having a permit start at $250.00!
Click to download the Building Permit Application.