Out of a preponderance of caution, in response to the
evolving Coronavirus/COVID 19 situation, the Gloucester Health Department is
suspending the following inspections and activities until further notice.
other than situations involving conditions deemed to endanger or impair health
Service Establishment inspections , other than those related to food-borne
illness investigations, or emergency response.
5 soil evaluations and installation inspections.
other permit-related inspections .
complaint inspections ,
except for those deemed to be imminent threats to health and human safety.
that require Board of Health review.
that will continue:
of inspection reports
of all proposed plans
of all online permit applications, including Building Department reviews
and phone messages responded to within 24-hours.
DO NOT COME TO THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT OFFICE to file permits, complaints, requests for information,
or to hand-deliver documents. Please email information to the reviewing inspector. Contact information is provided, below.
Most Health Department permits are
available online through our ViewPoint Permitting system
can be requested through the Health Department
Please mail your application, with all required information and fees, to
Gloucester Health Department.
3 Pond Road,
Gloucester MA 01930
information can be filed using our online request system
the following Health Department staff with any questions:
5 and Septic Systems
Service Establishments/Retail Food
any other concerns, please contact:
Department Assistant Director
appreciate your patience as we do our best to ensure continuity of operations,
while also respecting the health and safety of the public and staff.