Housing and Rentals

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The Health Department is responsible for enforcing the MA Housing Regulations, officially known as State Sanitary Code Chapter II, 105 CMR 410.000.  No person shall occupy as owner-occupant or let to another for occupancy any dwelling, dwelling unit, mobile dwelling unit, or rooming unit for the purpose of living, sleeping, cooking or eating therein, which does not comply with the requirements of 105 CMR 410.000.  Tenants may request a housing inspection by calling the Health Department at (508) 495-7485.  

Falmouth PermitEyes system allows all  applications to be submitted and viewed online. 

To apply for a rental permit, use the links below. 

New Users Click Here to create a UserID for Falmouth Permit Eyes

Returning Users Click Here to submit applications and view application status

Regulations and Additional Information

  • Click here to search for a Licensed Lead Inspector
  • Click here to locate a Licensed Asbestos Contractor or Lab
  • Click here to visit the Lead Safe Homes website to search for a property's lead inspection history.
  • Click here to learn more about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant or landlord in MA.