Welcome to The Town of Barnstable!
As of October 1, 2006 a rental registration ordinance was put into effect requiring all property owners of rental units to register the property with the Town of Barnstable Health Division. This includes all Summer Rentals.
Rental Complaint Hotline (available 24 hours a day/7 days a week):
Rental Complaint Website
General Rental Questions: 508-862-4072
Please register and pay using the online registration link below:
Please register and pay for your rental property online by using the Town of Barnstable Online Permitting System.
You may apply for your Rental Registration online by clicking on the following link:
If you already created an account, which is your email address then you can log in, and select Health Division, Rental Registration, Apply Online. If you don't have an account, you will need to create one. Instructions can be found on the above link in Supplemental Permit Forms and Help Documents; Help, Guides, and Supplemental forms, or with the following link:
There is a fee of $90 and $25 for each additional unit on the same parcel.
Failure to comply with this Ordinance may result in the issuance of a non-criminal ticket citation in the amount of $100.
Should you have any questions, you may reach us by email at Barnstable.Registration@town.barnstable.ma.us or call 508-862-4072. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.