Town Clerk

Royalston Seal

Barbara Richardson
P.O. Box 127, Royalston, MA 01368

        Hours: Mondays, 4-8 p.m. (eff 4/16/2019)

Public Records Access
Commonly requested public records such as town bylaws, policies and town meeting records are available to download on this website.  Please visit the Public Records page for available records online, as well as official guidelines for requesting public records.

Dog Licensing
2020 Dog Licenses are now available.  To register your dog(s), visit the Town Clerk during office hours.  Please bring a copy of your dog’s current rabies vaccination.  Dogs cannot be licensed without proof of current vaccination.  The deadline to register your dog for 2020 is March 31, 2020.  2020 Dog licenses are valid until 3/31/2021.


The following is a partial list of fees for business conducted at the Clerk’s Office:

Dog License Fees:
$6.00          Spayed/neutered dog
$10.00        Unaltered dog
$30.00        Kennel – 4 dogs or less
$40.00        Kennel – 10 dogs or less
$50.00        Kennel – 11 or more dogs

Vital Records (Birth, Marriage, Death)
$5.00          Certified copies of Birth, Marriage or Death Certificates
$10.00        Filing fee for Marriage or Death events

Business Certificates (Doing Business As)
$10.00        Filing fee

Street Listing

The Town Clerk does not issue Hunting/Fishing licenses


Town Meetings/Elections & Voting Information:
Includes important deadline dates for all State and Town Elections scheduled for the current year, and results.
Also includes links to register to vote online as well as downloadable voter registration forms

Annual Town Census FAQ’s: Information on the town census, including where to return forms, how participating in the census affects your voter registration, and other information.