Want to apply for permits quickly and easily? Use the City of Cambridge Online Permits system to:

  • Search for building permit details by street address or roll number
  • Apply and pay for permits, including residential building, residential townhouse building and mobile sign permits
  • Check the status of your permit application

Walkthrough of the Cambridge Online Permit system:

Terms of Use Agreement

The City of Cambridge maintains this service to provide online information about City building applications to members of the public. By using this site, you agree to comply with our terms of use.

Help guide and glossary

If you are not sure how to search for a permit or what a permit status means, search the help guide and glossary of terms for a definition and more information.