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We issue permits and licenses to ensure fire safety for people and companies. We also help enforce the state fire code and the state electrical code.

The Department of Fire Services helps local fire departments enforce state fire and electrical codes. We provide code compliance support across Massachusetts. We also issue licenses and permits and administer licensing exams.

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Contact Information


Stow Campus
1 State Road, P. O. Box 1025, Stow, MA 01775
Springfield Campus
100 Grochmal Avenue, P.O. Box 51025, Springfield, MA 01151
Bridgewater Campus
911 Conant Street, P.O. Box 157, (No access from Flagg Street) Use GPS Coordinates: 41°57′4″ N 70°57′18″ W, Bridgewater, MA 02324


DFS Code Compliance
1 State Road, Stow, MA 01775


Open 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.

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