Code Enforcement

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Administering and enforcing the Towns Land Use, Shoreland Zoning Provisions, Safety, and Flood Plain Management ordinances.
  • Administering and enforcing Federal, State, and Local regulations governing building construction projects.
  • Ensuring compliance with these rules and regulations by reviewing plans prior to construction and conducting ongoing inspections.
  • Issuing all permits associated with construction projects, building, plumbing, and septic.
  • Providing research, technical and staff support to the Board of Appeals and Planning Board.
Construction Codes
The following Construction Codes are presently in effect:
  • NFPA-211chimneys, fireplaces, solid fuel burning appliances
  • NFPA-101 Life Safety Code
  • N.E.C. Current Edition
  • Maine Plumbing Codes

Applications & Forms

Code Enforcement Documents