Mission Statement:

The Building Department interprets and enforces the Massachusetts State Building Code, Architectural Access Code, Plumbing and Gas Code, Massachusetts Electrical Code and the Town of Swampscott Zoning By-Laws in order to insure the public safety. The department also reviews applications and issues permits, conducts field inspections and responds to the request for information and compliance, maintains property records, assists residents, contractors and others, and works with the town departments to help assure consistency, accuracy and access to information.

Staff Contacts

Name Title
Linda Paster Clerk
Max Kasper Interim Building Inspector



Inspector Of Wires

Electrical & Wiring

John Barnes

Assistant Wire Inspector

Electrical & Wiring

Gas & Plumbing Inspector

Gas & Plumbing

Jeffrey Waldman

Assistant Plumbing Inspector

Gas & Plumbing