The Building and Zoning Department is responsible for assuring compliance with the Massachusetts State Building Code and the Town of Southborough Zoning Regulations. This department regulates buildings, structures and the uses of property in the town. All new construction, alterations, additions and changes of use are reviewed by this office. Building/Zoning, wiring, plumbing and gas permits are issued by the Building Department. Requests for hearings before the Board of Appeals are administered through the Zoning Department.