Dukes County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Dukes County, Massachusetts. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Dukes County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Dukes County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.
Chilmark Zoning Chilmark MA 401 Middle Road 02535 508-645-2114
Tisbury Town Zoning Tisbury MA 215 West Spring Street 02568 508-696-4260
West Tisbury Zoning Tisbury MA 1059 State Road 02568 508-696-0113
Dukes County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Dukes County, MA including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Dukes County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.
Chilmark Assessor Chilmark MA 401 Middle Road 02535 508-645-2102
Oak Bluffs Assessor Oak Bluffs MA 52 Pacific Avenue 02568 508-693-3554
Dukes County Building Inspectors ensure that building construction is in compliance with building and zoning codes in Dukes County, MA. They maintain documents on permits issued by the Dukes County Building Department, including construction, relocation, demolition, and occupancy permits. Building Inspectors also keep approved and rejected building plans and blueprints, records on a property's compliance with Dukes County building codes, and records on building and zoning violations and inspection reports. Many Building Inspectors make these building and zoning records available to the public online.
Chilmark Town Building Inspector Chilmark MA 401 Middle Road 02535 508-645-2103
Edgartown Building Inspector Edgartown MA 70 Main Street 02539 508-627-6115
Dukes County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in MA. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Dukes County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Dukes County building records, including documents on building and zoning.
Edgartown Tax Collector Edgartown MA 70 Main Street 02539 508-627-6125