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Need Help?
For technical assistance in using this web application, please call the ePLACE Help Desk Team at (844) 733-7522 or (844) 73-ePLAC between the hours of 7:30 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday, with the exception of all Commonwealth and Federally observed holidays. If you prefer, you can also e-mail us at For assistance with non-technical questions, please contact the issuing Agency directly using the links below.

Energy and Environmental Affairs, MASSDEP
Energy and Environmental Affairs, MDAR
Energy and Environmental Affairs, DCR

For DPL, DCAMP and ABCC permits or licenses, please click here.

Convenience Fee: Please note there will be a convenience fee for all online credit card transactions. There is also a nominal fee for online payment by check.

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Welcome to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts ePLACE Portal

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is pleased to offer online access to many licensing, permitting and certificate services. With ePLACE, the Commonwealth hopes to deliver more efficient, convenient, and interactive e-government services.

Options for Licensees and Applicants
- Apply for, Renew, or Amend a License, Permit, Certificate, Notification or Registration
- Make Payments Online

ePLACE Portal Account Registration
In order to utilize most of the services available through the ePLACE, you must first register for an account to do any of the following:
- Apply for a License, Permit, Certificate, Notification or Registration
- Renew a License, Permit, Certificate or Registration
- Track the Status of Applications
- Review and Update Applications, Permitting and/or Certificate Information

First Time Users:
To register, click here create an account with a User name and Password. After registering, login to access ePLACE.

Returning Users:
Use the log in box on the right to log in with your User name and Password to access the portal. *NOTE if it has been more than 60 days since you last logged into the system you will need to reset your password.

If you are using assistive tools such as JAWS, please check our FAQs for important information. EEA ePlace Quick Guides.

To search and view all pending and final decisions for Permit, Certification, License or Notification Applications submitted online and provide Comments on Applications that are open for Public Comments please visit the EEA ePLACE Public Access Portal

For additional information about the Commonwealth, please visit the portal.
For EEA information, please visit the portal.


Please note: At this time, the ePLACE Portal services only some (not all) licenses, permits and certificates issued by Energy and Environmental Affairs(EEA). It does not service any other type of license, permit or certificates that is issued or approved by the Commonwealth or any of its agencies or municipalities. ePLACE does not service any federal licenses or permits.

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