Cumberland County Building Permits (Maine)

Search for Cumberland County, ME building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Cumberland County, ME create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Cumberland County building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Cumberland County fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Cumberland County building permit. Cumberland County Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Cumberland County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Cumberland Building Department Cumberland Center ME 290 Tuttle Rd 04021 207-829-2207

Gorham Town Zoning Gorham ME 270 Main Street 04038 207-839-5039

Portland City Permits Portland ME 389 Congress Street 04101 207-874-8693

Portland City Planning Department Portland ME 389 Congress Street 04101 207-874-8683

Scarborough Town Planning Department Scarborough ME 259 U.s. 1 04074 207-883-5579

South Portland Planning and Zoning Department South Portland ME 6 Cottage Road 04106 207-767-7602


Town and City Halls in Cumberland County, ME provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Cumberland County building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Cumberland County, Maine. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Cumberland County permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Baldwin Town Hall Baldwin ME 534 Pequawket Trail 04091 207-625-3581

Bridgton Town Hall Bridgton ME 3 Chase Street 04009 207-647-8786

Brunswick Town Hall Brunswick ME 21 Town Hall Place 04011 207-353-9781

Cape Elizabeth Town Hall Cape Elizabeth ME 320 Ocean House Road 04107 207-767-7473

Casco Town Hall Casco ME 635 Meadow Road 04015 207-627-4515

Cumberland Town Hall Cumberland ME 308 Blanchard Road 04021 207-829-2205

Falmouth Town Hall Falmouth ME 271 Falmouth Road 04105 207-781-5253

Gorham Town Hall Gorham ME 75 South Street 04038 207-839-5037

Gray Town Hall Gray ME 6 Shaker Road 04039 207-657-3112

Harpswell Town Hall Harpswell ME 263 Mountain Rd 04079 207-833-5771

Harrison Town Hall Harrison ME 20 Front Street 04040 207-583-2241

Long Island Town Hall Long Island ME 105 Wharf St 04050 207-766-5823

Naples City Town Hall Naples ME 15 Village Green Lane 04055 207-693-6364

New Gloucester Town Hall New Gloucester ME 385 Intervale Rd 04260 207-926-4126

North Yarmouth Town Hall North Yarmouth ME 10 Village Square Rd 04097 207-829-3705

Portland City Hall Portland ME 389 Congress Street 04101 207-874-8490

Raymond Town Hall Raymond ME 401 Webbs Mills Road 04071 207-655-4742

Scarborough Town Hall Scarborough ME 259 Route 1 04074 207-730-4040

South Portland City Hall South Portland ME 25 Cottage Road 04106 207-767-3201

Standish Town Hall Standish ME 175 Northeast Road 04084 207-642-3461

Westbrook City Hall Westbrook ME 2 York St 04092 207-854-9105

Yarmouth Town Hall Yarmouth ME 200 Main St 04096 207-846-9036


Code Enforcement Offices in Cumberland County, ME are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Cumberland County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Cumberland County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Cumberland County occupancy permits at the end of a construction project, which certify that the building meets code and can be occupied. Code Enforcement Offices may also be responsible for issuing certificates of zoning compliance, and they produce reports that show if a building has any code violations or has a valid Cumberland County permit for construction. Their office can also help look up building permit rules, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Code Enforcement Offices often provide online access to their building permit records.

Brunswick Code Enforcement Brunswick ME 28 Federal Street 04011 207-725-6651

Cape Elizabeth Code Enforcement Cape Elizabeth ME 320 Ocean House Road 04107 207-799-1619

Cumberland Code Enforcement Cumberland ME 290 Tuttle Road 04021 207-829-2207

Gorham Code Enforcement Gorham ME 75 South Street 04038 207-222-1605

Raymond Code Enforcement Raymond ME 401 Webbs Mills Road 04071 207-655-3066

South Portland Code Enforcement South Portland ME 496 Ocean Street 04106 207-767-7603

Westbrook Code Enforcement Westbrook ME 2 York Street 04092 207-854-0638

Windham Code Enforcement Windham ME 8 School Road 04062 207-892-1901


Building Inspectors in Cumberland County, ME ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Cumberland County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Cumberland County Building Inspectors issue permits for new construction, remodels, renovations, and planned construction. They also issue demolition, relocation, and occupancy permits, including inspection reports that verify that a Cumberland County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Cumberland County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Cumberland County violations and work stoppage orders. They provide information on how to receive a permit as well as permit requirements, and much of this information may be available on the Building Inspector website.

Cape Elizabeth Building Inspector Cape Elizabeth ME 320 Ocean House Road 04107 207-799-1619

Cumberland Building Inspector Cumberland ME 290 Tuttle Road 04021 207-829-2207

Yarmouth Building Inspector Yarmouth ME 200 Main Street 04096 207-846-4971