Online Permitting & Permit Standards

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COMING SOON: DPW Online Permitting begins Feb 6, 2023.

Starting February 6, 2023, contractors and homeowners can file permits electronically and upload plans and other documents as well. 

Please read the Topic links below starting with 'Get Started' link to create your account and then learn how to navigate through the program all the way up to paying online. Note: If you already have an account for Building Permits/Code Enforcement, you will not need to create a new account. If you have any questions, please call the DPW at (781)275-7605. There will be a learning curve for both staff and applicants as we navigate through this new software so please be patient. Thank you.

  1. Getting Started
  • Access PermitEyes website to bring you to the login window.
  • If you already have an account then simply log in to start the process; if not, just select 'New User Register Here' to create an account.
  • After you've logged in, select the 'New Application' button at the top left of the screen.
  • Select the type of permit you are applying for.
  1. submitting your application
  1. Navigating your application
  1. Monitoring your application

Please download and fill in the information, print, sign, and attach any required documentation. You can email us at the Department of Public Works forms email with all of the scanned documentation or mail or Deliver to 314 Great Road, Bedford MA. Call our office at 781-275-7605 with any questions.