Essex County Zoning (Massachusetts)

The Essex County Building Department ensures the construction of safe buildings by creating and enforcing building codes and zoning rules in Essex County, MA. As part of this process, the Building Departments maintain records on Essex County zoning requirements and regulations, and they typically also check building plans to make sure they meet zoning rules and keep records on approved and rejected building and renovation plans. Building Department records may include Essex County zoning maps, building plans, and compliance reports on any violations of zoning laws. Essex County zoning information may be available on the Building Department website.

Andover Building Department Andover MA 91 Ridge Street 01810 978-623-8445

Boxford Building Department Boxford MA 200 Washington Street 01921 978-887-6000

Boxford Zoning Boxford MA 4 Middleton Road 01921 978-887-6802

Georgetown Building Department Georgetown MA 1 Library Street, Ste 7 01833 978-352-5736

Gloucester Planning Department Gloucester MA 22 Poplar Street 01930 978-281-9778

Groveland Building Department Groveland MA 23 School Street 01834 978-469-5003

Hamilton Planning Department Hamilton MA 577 Bay Road 01982 978-468-5570

Lawrence Planning Department Lawrence MA 147 Haverhill Street 01840 978-620-3500

Lynnfield Building Department Lynnfield MA 55 Summer Street 01940 781-334-3143

Lynnfield Zoning Lynnfield MA 55 Summer Street 01940 781-334-2032

Manchester Building Department Manchester-by-the-Sea MA 10 Central Street 01944 978-526-2000

Merrimac Town Planning Department Merrimac MA 2 School St 01860 978-346-8013

Methuen Zoning Methuen Town MA 41 Pleasant Street 01844 978-983-8633

Newburyport Planning Department Newburyport MA 70 Low Street 01950 978-465-4456

North Andover Zoning North Andover MA 1600 Osgood Street 01845 978-688-9541

Rockport Building Department Rockport MA 34 Broadway 01966 978-546-9218

Salisbury Building Department Salisbury MA 5 Beach Road 01952 978-462-7839

Wenham Planning Department Wenham MA 5 School Street 01984 978-468-5520

The Essex County Clerk's Office maintains important documents for a county or local government, which can include records related to zoning in Essex County, Massachusetts. These records, such as Essex County zoning maps and parcel maps, can show the zoning lines in a community, and they can also include zoning regulations and violations of zoning rules. Essex County Clerk Offices may also house building plans or renovation plans that have been approved based on zoning rules. Essex County zoning information is often accessible through the Clerk Office website.

Andover Town Clerk Andover MA 36 Bartlet Street 01810 978-623-8200

Beverly Clerk Beverly MA 191 Cabot Street, Rm 1 01915 978-921-6037

Essex County Clerk Salem MA 56 Federal Street 01970 978-744-5500

Georgetown Town Clerk Georgetown MA 1 Library Street 01833 978-352-5711

Gloucester Clerk Gloucester MA 9 Dale Avenue, Ste 9 01930 978-281-9722

Hamilton Town Clerk Hamilton MA 577 Bay Road 01982 978-468-5570

Haverhill City Clerk Haverhill MA 4 Summer Street, Ste 118 01830 978-374-2312

Methuen City Clerk Methuen Town MA 41 Pleasant Street 01844 978-983-8595

Middletown Clerk Middleton MA 48 South Main Street, Ste 1 01949 978-774-6927

Newbury Town Clerk Newbury MA 25 High Road 01951 978-462-2332

Peabody Clerk Peabody MA 6 Allens Lane 01960 978-538-6330

Saugus Town Clerk Saugus MA 298 Central Street 01906 781-231-4101

Wenham Town Clerk Wenham MA 138 Main Street 01984 978-468-5520

West Newbury Town Clerk West Newbury MA 381 Main Street 01985 978-363-1100


The Essex County Code Enforcement Office ensures compliance with codes, including zoning codes, as well as other rules and regulations in Essex County, MA. They are responsible for enforcing Essex County zoning regulations, and their records include documents listing the zoning rules and regulations as well as reports of Essex County code violations from complaints or inspections. Code Enforcement Offices in Essex County investigate potential violations and keep records of zoning problems. They may also keep Essex County abatement records. Essex County zoning information may be available through the Code Enforcement Office website.

Haverhill Housing Code Enforcement Haverhill MA 4 Summer Street, 210 01830 978-374-2325

Lawrence Code Enforcement Lawrence MA 200 Common Street, 209 01840 978-620-3130