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1. How do I locate available affordable housing?
2. Am I eligible to purchase deed restricted housing?
3. Where are homebuyer education resources offered?
4. How do I finance a home purchase?

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1. What do I do if I think an animal is injured, sick, or has rabies?
2. What should I do if there is a coyote in my neighborhood?

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1. What does the Assessor do?
2. What doesn't the assessor do?
3. What is proposition 2 ½?
4. How is your assessment determined?
5. How can my taxes increase?
6. What if I disagree with the assessment of my property?
7. What types of exemptions (reduction from real estate taxes) does the Town of Hingham offer?
8. What is the Community Preservation Act?

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1. Where can I find genealogy information?
2. Where can I find information on area lodging and hotels?
3. Where can I find information on local restaurants?
4. Where can I obtain a Hingham Transfer Station/Recycling Facility Sticker?
5. How do I find licensed daycare providers in the Hingham area?
6. Where do I register to vote?
7. Whom do I contact for information about planning a wedding ceremony at World's End?
8. Whom do I contact for information about planning a wedding ceremony at the Gazebo/Bandstand at the Harbor?

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1. What is congregate housing?
2. What is c.667 housing?
3. What is c. 705 housing?

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1. What are some of the benefits of receiving my bill electronically?
2. What are the benefits of paying a bill online?
3. What is Invoice Cloud?
4. What is the relationship between the Town of Hingham and Invoice Cloud?

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1. Whom do I contact with questions about a bill?
2. I accidentally deleted my current email notification, what should I do?
3. What if this website is down or for some reason I am unable to use this site?
4. If I have additional questions or I am having trouble registering, whom should I call?

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1. What forms of payment can I use?
2. Can I still send in a paper check?
3. What is a service or convenience fee?
4. If I don't have email, can I still process an electronic payment?
5. Which bills can I pay online?
6. What are the costs for paying online?
7. May I pay my tax bill by credit card at the Treasurer's Office?
8. How should I enter my credit card information?
9. How will know that my payment has been accepted?
10. Can I use more than one payment method per transaction?
11. When paying by ACH transfer (electronic check), how does my payment appear on my bank statement?
12. How long does it take for a credit card transaction to process if I pay online?
13. How long does it take for an EFT (electronic funds transfer) transaction to process if I pay online?
14. Do I need to notify my bank or change bank accounts?
15. What information do I need to make a payment?
16. When can I pay?
17. Can I use a credit card to pay my bill(s)?
18. Can I use a debit card to pay my bill(s)?
19. Can I tell if my payment has been posted?
20. Will I have online access to my account?
21. How long will my payment history be maintained?
22. Will I be able to print a copy of my bill?
23. How do I change my account information?
24. What is Auto-Pay?
25. Can I cancel Auto-Pay?
26. What are scheduled payments?
27. Can I schedule payments?
28. Can I change a scheduled payment?

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1. Is my information secure?
2. Is my credit card and checking account information safe when I pay online?
3. What is PCI Compliance and why is it so important?
4. Who has access to my account?

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1. Do I need to register to pay a bill?
2. How do I register?
3. How does the system work?
4. How do I find my account number to login?

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1. Where is the Department of Public Works office located?
2. When is the Hingham Transfer Station open?
3. Does a Hingham resident have to pay for a Residential Permit (sticker)?
4. Does a Hingham resident have to pay for a Bulky Waste or Construction and Demolition (C&D) Permit?
5. Where and when do I go for a permit?
6. What information do I need to get a permit?
7. Why do we need to go to the Department of Public Works to show a license and registration?
8. Why can't the Transfer Station inspect the loads of refuse?
9. Do I have to recycle?
10. Why might a Hingham Resident have to get a Commercial Vehicle Permit (CVP)?
11. Is there a fee for a Commercial Vehicle Permit (CVP)?
12. Who has to go over the scale at the Hingham Transfer Station?
13. Why can't a resident borrow or use a vehicle with commercial plates?
14. How do I obtain a Bulky, Construction, and Demolition Waste (C&D) Permit?
15. Why is the area (bulky, construction, and demolition) only open on Thursdays and Fridays and the 2nd Saturday until noon?
16. If I have a Commercial Vehicle Permit, how much bulky, construction, and demolition waste can I take to the Transfer Station?
17. If I have a Commercial Vehicle Permit how much will I be charged for the disposal of bulky, construction, and demolition waste at the Transfer Station?
18. How do I pay?
19. If I am a part-time resident of Hingham, what information do I need provide to get a part-time resident sticker?
20. Is there a charge for a part-time resident sticker?
21. What are the SWAP Shop policies?

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1. Why do I have to contribute to the Hingham Retirement Board?
2. What do you do with my contributions?
3. Do you invest my money?
4. What is the most I can get as a retirement allowance?
5. Does a member's contribution to the Retirement System earn interest? If so, how is the interest calculated?
6. Are employee contributions used to fund the administrative expenses of the Retirement System?
7. What does it mean to be vested?
8. When is retirement an option?
9. What is the retirement allowance based on? How is it calculated?
10. Can I purchase creditable service earned in another Massachusetts public retirement system?
11. Will prior creditable service affect my membership date or contribution rate in the Hingham Retirement Board?
12. Is regular compensation the same as total compensation?
13. Does my participation in a deferred compensation plan affect my Hingham Retirement Board's retirement benefit in any way?
14. If I leave my job, what happens to my contributions?
15. If I leave my job and decide to withdraw my contributions, will I receive all my interest?
16. Is there any time limit after your termination for requesting a refund of your contributions?
17. Can a member who is vested and who terminates employment still be eligible for a refund?
18. If I terminate my employment and leave my money in the retirement system, can I retire at a later date?
19. Can a member withdraw or borrow money from his or her account in the retirement system without resigning or retiring?
20. What are the tax consequences if I take a refund of my retirement contributions?
21. If I die before retirement, what happens to my money?
22. I want to retire, what do I do?

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1. Can sewer use bills be paid online?
2. How do I know if Town sewer runs past my house?
3. Do I have to connect if the sewer runs past my house?
4. Where does the flow go after it leaves my house?
5. Is there a fee for connecting to Town sewer?
6. How are bills figured out?
7. How often are bills sent out?
8. How much do sewer bills average per year?
9. Is there any way to get a discount off my sewer bill?
10. What do I do if I have a back-up in my house?
11. Can you recommend a contractor to repair my sewer line?
12. Can I discharge my sump pump into the sewer system?