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Permits & Licenses

In compliance with CMR 527 and M.G.L. Chapter 148, the Fire Prevention Division of the Worcester Fire Department issues fire-related permits to maintain, store, use or handle materials; to conduct processes that could produce conditions hazardous to life or property; or to install equipment used in connection with such activities.

To learn more about the regulations and requirements associated with each permit or license, please click on the respective link below:

Automotive Establishment Flammable Storage
Blasting Oil Burner
Ceremonial Bonfires Propane Install/Connect
Christmas Tree Sales Propane Storage
Cooking Suppression Installation Sprinkler Shutdown
Cutting & Welding Tank Removal
Dumpster (Permanent/Temporary) Unvented Propane or Natural Gas-Fired Heater
Fireworks/Special Effects Display


Blasting Damage Complaint Form
Fire Alarm and Emergency Communication System Inspection and Testing Form
Contractor's Material and Test Certificate for Aboveground Piping
Contractor's Material and Test Certificate for Underground Piping

For information regarding permits for wood, pellet or coal burning stoves, please contact the Building & Zoning Division of Inspectional Services at (508) 799-1198 or email

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