Amusements / Challenge Courses / Climbing Walls / Inflatables

In accordance with 520 CMR 5.00, all amusement devices in Massachusetts must be licensed and inspected by the Office of Public Safety and Inspection (OPSI). Regulation and safety issues related to amusement devices are reviewed by the Amusement Advisory Board. These devices include carnival and park rides, climbing walls, challenge course, and inflatables such as bouncy houses. The Board is comprised of 16 voluntary members, who are appointed to serve by the OPSI Commissioner.

Contact Us


1000 Washington St, Suite 710, Boston, MA 02118
Tewksbury Office, Tewksbury Hospital - Old Anne Sullivan Building
365 East Street , Tewksbury, MA 01876
Springfield Office
1 Armory Street , Building 15, 2nd Floor, Springfield, MA 01102


Boston Office (617) 727-3200

For any and all matters involving licensing, please contact the Boston Office

Tewksbury (978) 513-9660

The Tewksbury Office does not deal with any questions or inquires regarding licensing. For such matters, please contact the Boston Office


If looking for a status update on a license renewal, please put your full OPSI license number, including prefix, in the subject line.

Who we serve

The Amusement Advisory Board licensing and public safety related to Massachusetts amusements.

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