The Inspectional Services Department (ISD) is comprised of five regulatory divisions whose aim is to protect and improve the quality of life for all Boston residents by effectively administering and enforcing building, housing, health, sanitation and safety regulations mandated by City and State governments.
Change to Use of Premises Application Process
Effective Friday, February, 1, 2013, The Inspectional Services Department can no longer accept the Use of Premises applications for Residential Parking before Public Works Department approval.
Housing Discrimination Workshop
Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Inspectional Services, Office of Fair Housing & Equity, Department of Housing & Urban Development & the Boston NAACP Housing Committee Invite you to a Housing Discrimination Workshop on Thursday, April 24th, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Boston NAACP.
ISD is a proud supporter of Mayor Martin J. Walsh's Greenovate Boston Initiative.
Fair Housing Commission
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
8:00am - 4:00pm
Building Division Only
8:00am - 7:00pm
Please note that the cashier closes 15 minutes prior to closing.
ISD offices are located at 1010 Massachusetts Ave.