A Permit from the Board of Health is required for the KEEPING OF LIVESTOCK and farm animals in town. Inspections are done in the fall by the Carlisle Animal Inspectors who are required by the state to check on the welfare of the animals. Animals include poultry that are kept or harbored as domesticated animals. If you are an animal owner, please download the Keeping of Livestock 2023 application and Manure Management Plan available below. The application fee is $48.00. Applications received after October 15, 2022, may be subject to an additional $10 late fee.
Completed application and fee can be dropped off at Town Hall or Mailed to: Board of Health, 66 Westford Street, Carlisle, MA 01741. Inspections will be conducted this year in October. If you have special instructions for the inspectors visiting your property please contact the Board of Health firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-369-0283.
Local Contact Information for Wildlife Concerns:
Animal Control - Carlisle Police Department 978-369-1155
Animal Inspectors Gene Delano978-369-1155 Deb Toher 978-369-1155
Dog Officers Matt Svatek 978-369-1155 Gene Delano 978-369-1155