Town Clerk: Home Page
Town of Middleborough Town Clerk
20 Centre Street, 1st Floor
Middleborough, MA 02346
Phone: (508) 946-2415
Fax: (508) 946-2308
Allison J. Ferreira, Town Clerk
Departmental Hours of Operation:
8:45AM – 5:00PM Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC ON WEDNESDAYS
**NEW DOG LICENSING PERIOD BEGINS JANUARY 1, 2013**
Dog licenses will be available in the Town Clerk's Office beginning December 10, 2012.The license period applicable to licenses for dogs required to be obtained under G.L.c.140 by an owner or keeper of a dog shall be the time in a year between January 1st and the following December 31st, both dates inclusive. Please note: in order to obtain a dog license you must provide a current rabies certificate. The Town Clerk's Office is located in the Bank Building at 20 Centre Street, Office hours: Mon, Tue, Thurs, and Fri 8:45 am to 5:00 pm (Closed to the public on Wed).
***NEW SERVICES OFFERED***:
- ON-LINE PAYMENTS: The Town Clerk's Office is now offering residents on-line payments. Please select the "On-Line Payment Center" link on left side of this page to enter our Unipay Gold program to make an on-line transaction.
- CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED: The Town Clerk's office is now accepting credit card payments at our Clerk's Counter. We are currently accepting MasterCard and Discover.
- OFFICIAL MEETING POSTINGS - TOWN WEB SITE: Effective February 14, 2012 the official meeting postings for public bodies in the Town of Middleborough has been changed to the Town of Middleborough municipal web site (www.middleborough.com). The Attorney General's regulations allows for a municipality to adopt an alternative posting method. Our municipal web site fulfills the meeting notice requirements of the Open Meeting Law. As an added convenience, our Information Technology Department has configured a "Scrolling Calendar" computer monitor located in the upper window of the Town Clerk's Office including dates and times of upcoming meetings. The scrolling calendar is not the official meeting posting. Original copies of meeting postings will be maintained in a binder in the Town Clerk's Office available for public view during office hours.
Please note: Effective September 1, 2011 all Landfill Permits and Trash Stickers will be available only
at the DPW Office located at
The services provided by the Town Clerk’s Office include:
Issuing of certified copies of vital records, including correction of past records
Issuing of voter registration cards
Zoning by-laws & maps
Filing of Petitions for Planning, Zoning and W.R.P.D.
Maintaining road acceptances
Maintaining General Law acceptances
Issue the following licenses:
Automatic Amusement Devices, Common Victualler, Motorcross, Raffle Permits, Taxis, Pawnbrokers, Second Hand Articles, Underground Storage of Flammables, Liquor Licenses, Live Entertainment, Sunday Package Store Opening, Marriage
The Town Clerk is also the Burial Agent for the issuing of burial permits; Parking Clerk for the receipt of parking fines.
This office also provides notary services to the public.