Applicants for a Peddler's license must apply at the police station in their city or town of residence. Applicant's need to complete a Peddler's license application, a C.O.R.I. release form for a criminal history background check, and show a Massachusetts Drivers License. The completed forms need to be submitted to the Clerks Office of the Springfield Police Department.
After the C.O.R.I. report is received, the application is submitted to the Police Commissioner for approval. Applicants will be notified by telephone and can obtain their documents for submission to The Director of Standards Office.
Approved applications may be mailed or hand delivered to the Director of Standards in Boston. The fee of $62.00 must accompany the approved application. The license is issued from the Director of Standards Office in Boston and not the Springfield Police Department.
The form is listed below and can be downloaded, printed, and filled-out.
Please note: Forms can not be submitted by e-mail. All forms require Adobe Acrobat Reader (it's a free download from Adobe)
Some forms can be filled out on the computer, (see list below)