Citizen Public Service Request
SeeClickFix Inc., is a place-based reporting platform which allows residents to document neighborhood concerns and improvements alike, from potholes, illegal dumping, flooding and damaged sidewalks. There is an App available at no cost through the iTunes (iPhone/iPad) and Google Play (Android) app store.
The City has begun adopting electronic permitting, currently permits are available from the Office of Inspectional Services and Dog Licenses via the Clerks Office.
Credit Card Fees
You can always choose to apply online, then pay in person during the department's Office Hours. To pay online with credit card, a surcharge of 2.99% plus $0.99 will be added to your permit fee.
Public Records Request
On January 1, 2017, a new Public Record law went into effect changing the way in which municipalities process public records requests. For more information on the law change.
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Gloucester's Online Record Request Portal.
Bills, Payments & Financial Queries
The Munis Citizen Self Service Portal (launched June 2018) will allow payments and research of Real Estate and Personal Property Bills.
Payments can be made via eCheck (No Fee), Visa Debit ($3.95 Flat Fee), or by major credit cards (scale based on purchase total, fee schedule).
For any questions, please contact the Collector’s Office at 978-281-9735
- Utility Bills
, (currently only working in Mozilla Firefox (http://www.mozilla.org) ) and to see summary property information and building permits issued. To make a payment select "Make a Payment" under the "Online Actions" menu.
**July 1, 2019** - As part of the fiscal year change, and part of the City's transition to a new Utility Billing System, the online portal has been taken offline during this phase of the project. Payments can still be made in-person at 9 Dale Ave, and by mailing payment - per the instructions on your utility bill. If you need information about your Real Estate, Personal Property or past due Utility Bill balances, please contact the Collectors Office, (978) 281-9735. If you have other questions about your Utility Services, such as past consumption, please contact the DPW (978) 325-5600.
Utility Bills will become available online again in the same portal as Real Estate and Personal Property in July
Maps & Assessment Data
Requests / Contact Us
- GIS Based Maps. Interactive mapping tools and standard maps available in PDF format (E.g. zoning & wetlands).
- Assessor's Data. An external site which contains details of parcels from our Assessors department database.