Building Permit Activity
Frequently Asked Questions
Gas Fitting Permit
Plumbing/Gas Permit Fees
Sheet Metal Permit
Building Permit Fees
*** What to submit with Building permits Updated 12/3/12
Residential Building Permits:
Commercial Building Permits:
State Board of Building Regulations and Standards (State Building Code)
Board of State Examiners of Plumbers & Gasfitters
Board of State Examiners of Electricians
Winter Storm Tips for Buildings
In office: Building permits are accepted until 3:00 p.m. Electrical, plumbing and gas are accepted until 4:30 p.m.
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
Please submit a Certificate of Liability Insurance with the "Town of Lexington" listed as a certificate holder with all building permits
Inspector's Office Hours Monday through Friday:
|Donald "Duke" LaConte, Plumbing/Gas
||7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
||9:00 - 10:00 a.m & 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
|Bruce Dempsey, Building/Alternate Electrical
||7:30 - 9:30 a.m.
|Peter Curro, Building
||9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
General Information Line: 781-698-4530
Note: Call 781-698-4510 to request a building inspection.
**Please do not use email.
- for Building and Mechanical inspections use: 781-698-4530
- for Plumbing and Gas use: 781-698-4513
- for Electrical use: 781-698-4512
|Inspector of Wires
||Donald "Duke" LaConte
Description of Services :
The Building Division staff:
Enforces state building, electrical, plumbing, gas and mechanical codes, as well as local zoning by-laws and Architectural Access Board Regulations;
Inspects construction sites;
Conduct periodic safety inspections of multi-family dwellings, restaurants, schools, religious institutions, museums, and other places of assembly; and
Levies fines or prosecutes when necessary to obtain code compliance