Lodging House Licenses are governed by Massachusetts General Laws C. 140 sec. 22.
Four or more unrelated persons living together constitute a Lodging House and require a Lodging House License.
Lodging House License Application Requirements:
Town of Andover General License Application
Lodging House License Addendum
Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) Acknowledgement Form
Worker’s Compensation Affidavit
Copy of worker’s compensation policy declaration page
Upon prior approval from the Police Department, Fire Department, Health Department, Building Department, and Town Treasurer, a Class I License application is subject to a hearing before the Select Board and your attendance at that hearing is mandatory. Once approved, this license is subject to an annual renewal by December 31st of each calendar year.