Franklin County Building Departments (Massachusetts)

Search for Franklin County, MA building and zoning records. Building records include building plans, building code evaluations, building surveys, and building code violations, and zoning records include zoning violations, zoning boundaries, and zoning regulations.


Franklin County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Franklin 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 Franklin County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Franklin County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Greenfield Zoning Greenfield MA 14 Court Square 01301 413-772-1549

Orange Building Department Orange MA 135 East Main Street 01364 978-544-1105


Franklin 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 Franklin County, MA including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Franklin 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.

Ashfield Assessor Ashfield MA 412 Main Street 01330 413-628-4441

Buckland Assessor Shelburne Falls MA 17 State Street 01370 413-625-2335

Charlemont Assessor Charlemont MA 157 Main Street 01339 413-339-8586

Colrain Assessor Colrain MA 55 Main Road 01340 413-624-3356

Gill Town Assessor Gill MA 325 Main Road 01354 413-863-0138

Greenfield Assessor Greenfield MA 14 Court Square 01301 413-772-1546

Leverett Town Assessor Leverett MA 9 Montague Road 01054 413-548-4945

New Salem Assessor New Salem MA 24 South Main Street 01355 978-544-5814

Pacific County Assessor Deerfield MA 8 Conway Street 01373 413-665-7184

Whately Assessor Whately MA 194 Chestnut Plain Road 01373 413-665-3470


Franklin 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 Franklin 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 Franklin County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Bernardston Tax Collector Bernardston MA 108 Northfield Road 01337 413-648-5410

Conway Tax Collector Conway MA 32 Main Street 01341 413-369-4235

Gill Tax Collector Gill MA 325 Main Road 01354 413-863-2105

Greenfield Treasurer Greenfield MA 14 Court Square 01301 413-772-1567

Leverett Town Treasurer Leverett MA 9 Montague Road 01054 413-548-9666

New Salem Tax Collector New Salem MA 15 South Main Street 01355 978-544-2731

Shelburne Falls Tax Collector Shelburne Falls MA 17 State Street 01370 413-625-9474

Shutesbury Tax Collector Shutesbury MA 1 Cooleyville Road 01072 413-259-1615

Wendell Tax Collector Wendell MA 9 Morse Village Road 01379 978-544-8617


Franklin County Building Inspectors ensure that building construction is in compliance with building and zoning codes in Franklin County, MA. They maintain documents on permits issued by the Franklin 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 Franklin 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.

Colrain Building Inspector Colrain MA 55 Main Road 01340 413-624-3356

Greenfield Town Building Inspector Greenfield MA 14 Court Square 01301 413-772-1515

Montague Town Building Inspector Montague MA 1 Avenue A 01376 413-863-3203

South Deerfield Building Inspector Deerfield MA 8 Conway Street 01373 413-665-4806

Sunderland Building Inspector Sunderland MA 12 School Street 01375 413-665-1433