Welcome to the Westwood Building Department
50 Carby Street
Feel free to contact us at:
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 8:30am - 12:00pm;1:00 pm-3:00pm
Inspector's Office Hours
From August 12, 2016 through December 31, 2016, the “2009 IECC with Massachusetts Amendments” and the “2015 IECC with Massachusetts Amendments” will be enforced concurrently as the Stretch Energy Code. Permit applications made during this period must comply with ALL of the provisions of one of these codes; portions of each cannot be “cherry picked”. As of January 1, 2017, the Stretch Energy Code will consist solely of the “2015 IECC with Massachusetts Amendments”.
Please note that as of August 1, 2016 plans sheets over 24" x 36" will no longer be accepted.
Building Permit processing can take up to 30 days.
Please contact the office via phone to schedule inspections; do not contact individual inspectors.
Inspections will be scheduled within 24-48 hours of request.
|The Buidling Deparment is responsible for issuing building, electrical, plumbing, gas, sprinkler, and mechanical permits for new construction, repairs, renovations, and demolition, reviewing plans for compliance with the State Building Code and The Zoning Bylaw of the Town of Westwood, as well as issuing Certificates of Occupancy. The department responds to calls and complaints, and conducts periodic inspections of public buildings as required by State Code.|
Building Inspector - Joseph F. Doyle, Jr., firstname.lastname@example.org
Asst. Building Inspector - Michael P. McLean
Wiring Inspector Kevin Malloy - email@example.com
Asst. Wiring Inspectors - James Naughton firstname.lastname@example.org
Asst. Wiring Inspectors - Paul Angus email@example.com
Plumbing/Gas Inspector - Harry Knight firstname.lastname@example.org
Permitting Coordinator - Karyn Flynn email@example.com
Administrative Clerk - Susanne Hogan firstname.lastname@example.org
Weights/Measures - State of MA, P: 617-727-3480, email@example.com
2009 International Residential Code with Massachusetts amendments
2009 International Building Code with Massachusetts amendments
2009 International Existing Building Code with Massachusetts amendments
Massachusetts Stretch Code with 2015 International Energy Conservation Code
2009 International Mechanical Code
521 CMR Architectural Access Board
248 CMR Plumbing & Fuel Gas Code
NFPA 70 Electrical Code with Massachusetts amendments
271 CMR Sheet Metal Code
NFPA 13 Sprinklers
NFPA Fire Alarms
524 CMR Elevators
527 CMR Massachusetts Fire Prevention Regulations