Online Permitting

Online Building Permits NOW AVAILABLE!

Eastham Town SealStreamline your permitting by uploading licenses, submitting documents and paying online in our new Building Permit Portal. Contractors can manage all jobs/permits/applications from any device.

AS of January 18th, 2023 we are ONLY ACCEPTING Permit Applications ONLINE via our portal. 

Contractors/Owners can quickly create an account by uploading their license info and then manage all of their permit applications, inspection status, pay online and even print permit cards to display on job sites. 

We are available both by phone, online and at the Building Department counter for any questions and to provide some assistance through this transition. Please see the portal instructions below and create your account to start managing your permits online and help us expedite the process for everyone. 

As always with new software, is a work in progress so please bear with us and reach out to us with any questions or assistance you may need! Thank you for supporting our efforts!

Online Permitting Portal Process

green start button Opens in new windowAll permit applications will be submitted via our online permitting portal. Each company/contractor will create an account ONLY ONCE and then you will use that account to manage your various permit applications, inspections, print building permit cards for display and track all of your permits with the Town of Eastham. You will also be able to pay instantly online and expedite the permitting process.

Initial account creation requires uploading appropriate licenses, etc., but once you have input that information into the system you can simply login and view your permit info. Please review the information and instructions on this page to assist you with your account creation and submissions. 

  1. Getting Started
  2. Successful Submission Requirements
  3. Navigating Your Account
  4. *Scheduling Inspections
  5. Payments
  6. Helpful Documents
  7. Permit FAqs
  8. Inspection FAQs

Getting Started: We have a Contractor User Guide for the portal, both linked below. 


  • Official Property Address (vacant lots must be assigned an official address prior to permit activity)

    • Liability & Workers Comp Insurance Certificates
    • Workers Comp Waiver Affidavit (in lieu of a Workers Comp Certificate)
    • Active/Valid Contractor Licenses

NOTE: If you have uploaded this documentation for previous applications, the software will have it on file and save you time. 

New Users -Start Here
-Choose contractor or property owner  
-Enter Information & Upload License(s)
-Once Submitted you will get an email  
-Return to Login to begin using portal

image of text choice fields to simulate permit entry options Opens in new windowExisting User
-Enter Permitting Portal

View: Contractor User Guide