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Board of License Commissioners
One JFK Memorial Drive
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: (781) 794-8151
Fax: (781) 794-8128

The Board of License Commissioners is a five (5) member Board comprised of the following members. The Board is charged with the responsibility of granting licenses and enforcing rules, regulations, local ordinances, and state laws pertaining to the licenses under their jurisdiction. The Board’s mission is to serve the public efficiently and to grant or deny license applications in the best interest of the citizens of the Town of Braintree.

Board of License Commissioners & Staff

James Casey, Town Clerk
(781) 794-8244

Mary E. McGrath, Director of Municipal Licenses & Inspections
(781) 794-8095
Interim Police Chief
Paul J. Shastany
(781) 794-8629
Fire Chief
James O'Brien
(781) 843-2395 x4001
Inspector of Buildings
Russell E. Forsberg
(781) 794-8095
Licensing/Legal Assistant
Annette McLaughlin
(781) 794-8151

The Board meets on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month @ 2:00 pm at the Braintree Town Hall as schedule permits. Please feel free to contact Annette McLaughlin, Licensing/Legal Assistant to the Licensing Board (781) 794-8151 for filing deadlines and to ask any questions you may have regarding the license application process.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

The Licenses under the authority of the Board of License Commissioners are as follows:
All Alcohlolic Restaurant
All Alcoholic Package Store
All Alcoholic Club
All Alcoholic Innholder
Wine & Malt Restaurant
Wine & Malt Package Store
One-Day All Alcoholic Special License
One-Day Wine & Malt Special License
Common Victualler
Auto Dealer (Class I, Class II, & Class III)
Precious Metal
Taxi Company License
Fortune Teller
Junk/Salvage Yard
Automatic Amusement Device (video game, coin-operated device)
Pool Table
Juke Box
Annual Entertainment
Sunday Entertainment
Public Amusement
Auctioneer License Lodging House
License to Exhibit Movies