Inspectional Services

Ground Floor Main Entrance at the Rear of Town Hall.

Effective December 12, 2018, for your convenience, the Town of Topsfield has adopted on-line permitting for the submittal of applications for residential building permits, electrical permits, plumbing and gas permits and sheet metal permits. Click here for the link to the online portal. 

IMPORTANT:  you must wait for your confirmation regarding the dollar amount of the permit fee before paying on-line.


Positions are appointed annually by the Board of Selectmen

NOTE: All permits must be finalized; the project is not complete unless all required inspections have been performed and approved by the respective inspector.

Click here to contact Inspectional Services


Staff Contacts

Name Title
John Thompson Inspector of Wires
Stanley Kulacz Plumbing / Gas Inspector
Meghan Randall Sr. Administrative Assistant
Jeffrey MacLeod Building Inspector and Code Enforcement Officer