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Town Clerk
Contact TypeContact Information
Town Clerk
Assistant Town Clerk
499 Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA 02338
Office hours:
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

2nd Tuesday of the month by appointment:
(6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
Friday - CLOSED

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A Special Town Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 8th.
If you are not yet registered to vote, the last day to register to vote for this meeting is Monday, August 31st.
The clerk's office will be open until 8 p.m. that day.
2015 Dog Licenses are now past due.  Late fee charges begin on September 1st.
A valid rabies certificate must be on file with the Town Clerk's office in order to register your dog.  If you have any questions, please call the office.

Mission Statement
It is the mission of this office to be a reliable provider of information and quality services to the community and its residents, and to work cooperatively and in coordination with all departments, boards, and committees while complying with state and local statutes.

Description of Services
The Town Clerk is the chief election official, recording official, registrar of voters, public records official, and licensing officer.  The Town Clerk oversees the polling places and the conduct of all elections and election-related activity, and records of all actions of Town Meeting.  The Clerk's Office maintains the municipal code, the official town bulletin board, oaths of office, appointments, and resignations of all Town Officials.  The Clerk's Office issues licenses and permits, including marriage licenses, business certificates, dog licenses, fuel storage permits, and raffle/bazaar permits.

Open Meeting Law
All Boards and Committees are required to post their meetings with the Town Clerk's Office. The Town Clerk's Office has information about the Open Meeting Law.

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