Board of Assessors

The three members of the Board of Assessors are required by state law to value all real and personal property within the town and to annually determine the tax rate needed to cover state and local appropriations.  Additionally, assessors consider requests for personal exemptions and for abatements for overvaluations. The assessors’ office prepares certified abutters lists and provides assessors’ maps, assessment lists, deeds, and property record cards for review.


Assessors meet the 1st and 3rd Wed of the month at 7-9pm
Whitney Hall, 5 School St.

Abatements may be sent to the Assessors at:

Assessors Office
PO Box 126
Royalston MA 01368

Assessor’s Clerk Marie Mello 978-249-0337 email

Clerk Hours:          Wed 10 a.m – 12 p.m., 6p.m. – 9 p.m.
Assessors Meet:    1st and 3rd Wed, from 7-9 p.m.