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Town Clerk
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Contact:
Town Clerk
Susan Lawless
Assistant Town Clerk
Address:
499 Plymouth Street
Halifax, MA 02338
Phone:
781-293-7970
Fax:
781-294-7684
Hours:
Office hours:
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Town Clerk's hours:
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
2nd Tuesday of the month by appointment:
(6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.)
Friday - CLOSED to the public

 
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DOG LICENSES ARE NOW PAST  DUE
A Late Fee of $25.00 per dog will be charged.
An updated rabies certificate must be on file with our office in order to renew the license.
( Please call if you have any questions regarding your dog's rabies certificate.)
If you make your request by mail, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope.
(Payment is by cash or check only.  We do not accept debit/charge cards.)

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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