Inspectional Services

The Building Inspector's office ensures that buildings are constructed safely and used properly by enforcing the provisions of the State Building Code, International Residential Building Code, AAB Regulations, Town Bylaws and Town Zoning Bylaws. This office reviews plans, issues permits, provides inspections to allow the construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, and demolition of buildings and structures, as well as the installation of equipment and the location, use and occupancy of all buildings, structures and land.

Online Permitting Options

  • New User Login - First-time users should visit the Applicant Registration Form to gain access to the online permitting website to register.
  • Registered User Login - After you have registered and have your username and password, go to the Danvers Permit Application Login to login to the online permitting website.
  • If you do not own a computer or if you need assistance using a computer, please be assured that help is available in the Code Administration office at Town Hall where we will be glad to assist you with your online application. If you have questions and need to contact us by phone, please call 978-777-0001, ext. 3062 during normal business hours. Office hours are Monday through Wednesday 8 am-4 pm, Thursday 8 am-7 pm, and Friday 8 am-noon
  • Applying for your permit and paying the required fee are the first steps only. Your permit has not yet been issued.