- Health Department
- Programs & Permits
Programs & Permits
The Town of Bedford welcomes and encourages its residents to keep animals of their choosing on their property with the necessary permits.
Discover Biosafety Regulations at the Bedford Health Department.
View the Town of Bedford, Massachusetts Board of Health Body Art Regulations.
Learn about Burial Permits at the Town of Bedford.
Learn about the Federal Food Code and training that is offered by the Bedford Board of Health.
Geothermal Heating Systems
Discover Geothermal Heating Systems including policy information and Well Application.
Hazardous Materials - Commercial / Contingency Plan Submittals
View the Bedford Hazardous Material Bylaw and Contingency Plan Information.
The Town of Bedford has formed a Hoarding Task Force that meets periodically and includes members of Police, Fire, Health, Council on Aging, Youth and Family Services staff and representatives from Eliot Human Services who work collaboratively on specific hoarding cases for successful intervention and outcomes.
The Bedford Board of Health conducts complaint based housing inspections.
Mosquito trapping and control services are provided to the Town of Bedford by the East Middlesex Mosquito Control Project.
View the Policy on Petitions for Plumbing Code Variances.
The Bedford Health Department inspects public and semipublic pools annually for compliance with State Sanitary Code.
Prior to receiving Bedford Health Department sign-off on the Code Enforcement Demolition Permit Application, the property owner/contractor is required to complete the Health Department Pre-Demolition Checklist.
Access Private Well Regulations and the Well Application.
View Radon information and EPA recommends that you test your home.
If you have a septic system for your onsite sewage disposal, it is your responsibility to maintain it in proper working order to reduce failures and unnecessary repair costs.
Learn about Suicide Prevention training and workshops at the Bedford Health Department.
Learn about Tick information at the Town of Bedford.
Tobacco & Vaping
Learn how you can quit Tobacco and Vaping for good by viewing the support materials.