Responsibilities & Services

The Collector’s Office serves as the portal for all revenues billed and received by the Town of Needham. All bills for Real Estate and Personal Property Taxes, Motor Vehicle Excise Taxes, Water and Sewer, Recycling and Transfer Station (RTS) fees and the sale of RTS stickers, and other receivables committed by the Board of Assessors are the responsibility of the collector.

Ambulance bills and Parking Tickets are also paid at the Collector’s Office. Upon receipt of a written request and the applicable payment, the Collector’s Office will research and produce a Municipal Lien Certificate (MLC).

The Treasurer’s Office is responsible for cash management and the investment of town funds, the administration of the town’s trust funds, and the processing of payroll and vendor payments. The Town Treasurer also serves as the custodian of tax title property.

Payments can be made in person, via mail or in the dropbox outside of Town Hall on Garrity’s Way (the side of Town Hall close to Walgreens). Payments may be mailed to:

Town Collector / Treasurer 

Needham Town Hall
1471 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492