Trench Excavation

Trench Permit

Complete our Online Trench Permit 

  • Application must be filled out completely before submitting
  • Upload your Insurance Certificate (with general liability coverage of $100,000 per person and $300,000 per claim)
  • Upload photo identification of the permit holder and/or of the person performing the excavation
  • Include the Dig Safe Number
  • Include the after hours emergency telephone number
  • Permitting Fee of $50.00 (cash or check made out to the Town of Hingham)
  • Once the permit is submitted you will be contacted within 24 hours.
  • Once the permit is approved please come into the Hingham DPW at 25 Bare Cove Park Drive to pay the permitting fee and pick up the approved Trench Permit.