On-line Permitting Process for the Town of Richmond
Applicants who register, (this takes less than 5 minutes) will have the ability to do the following:
Applicants who do not register, may apply and pay for permits (plumbing, gas and electrical and some small building permits), but will not have the ability to do any of the above mentioned items.
STEPS TO FOLLOW
Step 1) Pop up blockers: Because this program uses pop up windows, it is necessary to allow pop ups, at least temporarily.
Step 2) Create an Account: To gain access to the on-line permitting program, you must first create your account. Click the link at the bottom of the page and you will be connected to the on line permitting website. Fill in the required information on the registration application form to create your account
Step 3) Complete the registration application form.
Step 4) Submit: After completing the application registration, click the register button at the bottom of the form. Failure to click the register button will cause you to loose all of the information on your application.
This is a one time submittal. Gaining access to the on-line permitting program after you have an account will only require your user name and password.
To gain access to the on-line permitting website click the link at the bottom of this page and follow these instructions.
Filling out a building permit application, (after you have logged onto the online permitting website).
Payment: You may pay for permits on-line with your checking information (no fee) or Mastercard or Discover (additional fee). If you choose not to pay for your permit on-line, make checks payable to Town of Richmond, 1529 State Road, Richmond, MA 01254. Please submit one check for each application.
ADDING ATTACHMENTS TO A PERMIT APPLICATION:
After you submit your application, a page appears notifying you that your New Preliminary Application has been received. Click on the exit button at the bottom of the page, and you will be returned to your home page.On the left side of the home page, click in the circle in the A column. On the right side of your home page under the heading, “My Options”….click on the pull down menu. Click on “add attachments” and follow the prompts to add site plans, drawings and documents.