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Town Clerk: Frequently Asked Questions

Town of Middleborough Town Clerk

Bank Building

20 Centre Street, 1st Floor
Middleborough, MA 02346
508-946-2415
Fax: 508-946-2308

Allison J. Ferreira aferreira@middleborough.com

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the Town Clerk's Hours of Operation?
8:45AM – 5:00PM Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, with the office being closed to the public on Wednesdays.

How to apply for a marriage license, and how much it costs?
The marriage license cost is $25.00 and to apply, both parties are required to come in together and produce a picture I.D. The only exception to this rule is if one is in the military or incarcerated, or if one is in the hospital with death being imminent.

There is a three (3) day waiting period before a license can be issued, and it is only valid for sixty (60) days from the date of application.

What is required to license a dog, and the fee(s) involved?
The current rabies paperwork, and the spaying/neutering certificate of the dog. Dog license fees are as follows:

Male/Female:  $15.00
Spayed/Neutered:  $10.00

Only three dogs can be licensed PER HOUSEHOLD, if there are more than three (3) dogs a kennel license is Required. Kennel License fees are as follows:
4-5 dogs - $30.00 permit issued thru Health Dept.
6-10 dogs - 60.00 Requires Zoning Board Approval
10 or more dogs - 150.00 Requires Zoning Board Approval

Where are the Polling Locations for Elections?

TOWN OF MIDDLEBOROUGH POLLING LOCATIONS

PRECINCT 1 - OAK POINT CLUB HOUSE, 202 OAK POINT DRIVE

PRECINCTS 2, 4, 6 - MIDDLEBORO HIGH SCHOOL GYMNASIUM, 71 EAST GR0VE STREET (RTE 28)

PRECINCT 3 - SOUTH MIDDLEBOROUGH FIRE STATION, 566 WAREHAM STREET (RTE 28)

PRECINCT 5 - MIDDLEBOROUGH COUNCIL ON AGING, 558 PLYMOUTH STREET