Selectmen's Office

  • Location: Town Hall, 3rd Floor, 70 Main St
  • Mailing: PO Box 5158, Edgartown, MA 02539
  • Phone: 508-627-6180
  • Fax: 508-627-6183
  • Hours: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Board of Selectmen meet every Monday at 4:00, unless Monday is a holiday, then they meet on Tuesday.
1. This office sets the Selectmen's Agenda for the weekly meetings.
2. The Selectmen's Office also issues the following licenses and permits:

(Click here to download any of the following applications)

  • Shellfish licenses – family and commercial
  • Commercial Marine Licenses
  • Yard Sale Permits
  • Common Victuallers
  • Annual, Seasonal and one-day liquor licenses
  • Transient vendor licenses
  • Tree cut permits
  • Innholders
  • Lodging house
  • Above ground and underground fuel tank licenses
  • Move a building
  • Weekday Entertainment
  • Sunday Amusement
  • Junk Dealers
  • Auto Rental licenses (and application process)
  • Auto Dealers licenses
  • Taxi and Livery licenses
  • Occupy portion of a sidewalk or public way
  • Street Excavation
  • Aquaculture licenses
  • Automatic amusement devices
  • Auctioneers Permit

3. Make appointments to Town Boards and offices; 
4. Organize and put together the Annual Town Report; 
5. Handle vicious dog complaints; 
6. Town meeting subjects/warrants; 
Financial information relative to Town Meetings 
Tax Possession land sales 
July 4th parade arrangements