A Common Victualler's license is governed by Massachusetts General Law Title 20, Chapter 140 Section 21E.
Any operation that dispenses food and/or beverage in which the purchaser would then consume the product on the premises is required to have a Common Victualler's license.
This is an annual permit issued under the authority of the Town Manager and they are valid from January 1 to December 31st of a calendar year. The following items must be received in the Town Manager's office in order to apply for this permit; only complete applications will be processed:
New License Application Materials
Cover letter explaining the request (including a description of the establishment and its basic operation, including any significant details that are not provided in the application form)