Building Department

The Building Department is responsible for seeing that all building construction in town complies with the Mass. State Building Code and applicable laws, bylaws and regulations. The department additionally enforces zoning, Board of Appeals decisions, and Historic District Committee requirements.

Effective January 1, 2018, Brewster Building Department will require THREE (3) sets of plans for One or Two Family Residential Projects: (1) large set – maximum plan size of 36x24 and (2) 11x17 plan size containing the following;

  • Scaled construction plans including labelled floor plans, fire alarm type and locations if applicable, foundation system, framing, structural components identified, door and window schedule, cross sections, etc.

Downloadable Building Department Forms and Applications

Wiring Inspector
Roland Bassett, Jr
508-896-3701 x1127
Office Hours: Mon & Thurs 10:00-1100am

Plumbing & Gas Inspector
Scott VanRyswood
508-896-3701 x1113
Office Hours: Wed, & Friday 8:30-9:30am

Richard Leibowitz, Local Building Inspector
508-896-3701 x1125

Victor Staley, Building Commissioner
2198 Main St
Brewster, MA 02631
Phone 508-896-3701 X1125
Fax 508-896-8089