Fire Department

Fire Chief – Michael Williams
First Asst. Fire Chief – Anthony Anderton; Second Asst. Fire Chief – Ross Jackson


PO Box 1149
3276 Hancock Road
Hancock, MA 01237


Chief’s cell: (413) 884-2233


Business meetings are held the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM.

Training and Maintenance are held every Thursday at 7:00 PM.
     The Fire Department is always looking for new members, and anyone that is interested can stop in at the Fire House any Thursday night.
       All Fire Department permits (excluding open burning permits) are $20.00.  This includes Oil Burner Inspections, Oil Tank Installations, Oil Tank Removals, LP Tank Installations, Fire Works Permits, and Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Detector Inspections.


Burning permits for burning brush are available online at daily January 15 thru May 1 from 8:30AM to 1:00 PM. To see if permits are available for that day, click on ‘click here’.  If you would like to get a burning permit, select ‘Hancock’ from the list of towns issuing permits that day, fill in the blanks of the application, click on ‘Apply’ and then print your permit. Paper permits can also be obtained from Bob’s Camper and RV’s from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Monday thru Saturday or by contacting the Chief.