Certification Process

Effective March 1, 2006 any individual interested in taking the required examinations for Local Inspector or Inspector of Buildings/Building Commissioner must receive prior approval, from the Board of Building Regulations and Standards, before taking the examinations.

Candidate Bulletins

Local Inspector (first step)


Inspector of Buildings/Building Commissioner (second step)

Remember, one must complete both steps in order to become certified in Massachusetts as an Inspector of Buildings\Building Commissioner (unless certification as a local inspector has been acquired through the grandfather process).

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