Town Clerk

The Town Clerk's Office is often considered the core of local government, and serves as the central information point for local residents, boards, committees, government agencies and offices.

The Town Clerk’s office issues state licenses and permits, including marriage licenses, business certificates (DBA’s) and renewals, dog licenses, fuel storage licenses, raffles/bazaar permits and request for public documents.The Town Clerk is the chief election official, recording official, registrar of vital records (births, deaths and marriages), and public records official.

The Town Clerk is responsible for all elections and voter registrations, as well as overseeing the polling place and the conduct of all elections. The office records all actions and certifies all official actions of the Town, including town meeting legislation and appropriations. The Town Clerk’s Office administers the oaths of office and maintains appointments and resignations of all Town Officials.

It is the mission of this Office to provide quality service to town residents, town departments, as well as boards and committees in order to comply with state and local mandates of municipal law and Massachusetts General Laws




Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Candace M. Livingston Town Clerk 9789281400

Staff Contact

Town Clerk, Notary Public