The Select Board serve as the licensing board, responsible for issuing and renewing over 600 licenses in more than 20 categories, including common victualler, food vendor, liquor, lodging house, open-air parking lot, inflammables, special events, and entertainment. A complete list of all of the licenses is shown below.

Temporary Outdoor Extension of Restaurant Seating

Licensing Review Committee

The Selectmen established a Licensing Review Committee to review all current regulations for licensing, with special attention to liquor and food vendor licenses, under the authority of the Board of Selectmen and to make recommendations for any changes and updates in light of new information or conditions. Visit the Committee’s webpage for more information.


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Please contact Tiffany Souza at 617-730-2203 for any license related matters.