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Traffic regulations and permits

We have a number of rules you need to follow if you want to use the City of Boston’s streets.

If you want to dive into deeper detail about Boston’s traffic rules and regulations, we have an extensive pdf guide. We also created a page that features guidelines for traffic engineers, contractors, and consultants.

Below you can find common Transportation Department permits and applications:

Still have questions? Contact:
1 City Hall Square
Room 721
Boston, MA 02201-2026