General License Application & Information

These Non-Alcohol Licenses fall under the Board of Selectmen's jurisdiction.  Annual renewal application above must be received no later than November 15 of each year along with the listed fee below, proof of general liability, completed Workmen's Compensation from (see attached below), and for Class 1 and Class 2 and proof of bond in the amount of $25,000.  

  • $50  Amusement Devices / Bowling Alleys (per lane)
  • $100 1st Class Auto
  • $75    2nd Class Auto
  • $25 Entertainment
  • $25  Inn holder
  • $50 Theater (per screen)
  • $25 Victualler
  • $25 Weigher
  • $50  TaxiLivery (per vehicle)
  • $NA Second Hand Dealer  (If required by landlord, submit both General License Application and the Second Hand Dealer Policy/Application (PDF)

Workmen’s Compensation Affidavit 

(ABCC requires)  per MGL - all employers must provide workers’ compensation for their employees.  

Mail renewals or new applications and fees to:  Selectmen's Office, Town Hall 29 Center Street, Burlington, MA  01803.  For questions, call 781-270-1635.

*Town of Burlington General Bylaws

11.0 Fees - Automatic Devices Licenses The schedule of fees to be charged by the Board of Selectmen for Automatic Amusement Devices under the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 140 Section 177A may be revised by the Board of Selectmen in accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 40 Section 22F, accepted at the May 21, 1997 Town Meeting. Such fee, however, shall not exceed the maximum amount set forth in Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 140 Section 177A.