Building Official's Office
Town of Scituate
Town Engineer / Building Official: David E. Provonsil,
Town of Scituate Comprehensive Plan
Comprehensive Plan -
of Scituate Low & Moderate Income Housing Plan
The Town of Scituate enforces the Rhode Island State Building Code (SBC).
In accordance with SBC, permits are required for all activities not classified as
"ordinary repairs". Roofing and re-siding are not considered "ordinary
Building permits for new construction generally take 1 to 2 weeks
for processing. An approved I.S.D.S. application and plan along with proof of
ownership/status are required prior to start of permit process.
Permit fee schedules are available upon request. Contact our
office during regular business hours to obtain further information on this process.
The town contains RR (Rural Residential), RS
(Single-Family Residential), BL (Limited Business), BG (General
Business), M (General Manufacturing), and W (Watershed)
zones.There are 2 Village Overlay District Zones, in the Village of Hope, and the Village
of North Scituate. Zoning Ordinances are available in the Town Clerk's Office
at a cost of $15.00 for town residents and $20.00 for non-residents. Or click below:
OF SCITUATE ZONING ORDINANCE
CODE OF ORDINANCES
TOWN OF SCITUATE, RI
Contact our offices during normal business hours for additional information.
of Review Application
General Laws Regulating Zoning Ordinances
and Land Development Regulations
Fee Schedule - Subdivision &
Requirements for Administrative Subdivisions
Requirements for MINOR SUBDIVISIONS - 5 lots or less (when no new roads are
SUBDIVISION Pre-Application Checklist
SUBDIVISION Checklist Requirements for Master Plan
SUBDIVISION Preliminary Checklist
SUBDIVISION Final Checklist
LAND DEVELOPMENT Pre-Application Checklist
LAND DEVELOPMENT Checklist Requirements for Master Plan
||Planning : The Planning Commission meets on the 3rd
Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm.
Zoning : The Zoning
Board of Review meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 7:30pm.
Note: There will be no Zoning Board meeting in
|The subdivision and land development regulations are available in the
Town Clerk's Office at a cost of $15.00 for town residents and $20.00 for non-residents.
applications, and fees are available at the Building Department located at Town Hall
during regular office hours.
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