Penobscot County Building Permits (Maine)

Search for Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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 Penobscot County building permit. Penobscot 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 Penobscot County building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Bangor Planning Department Bangor ME 73 Harlow Street 04401 207-992-4280

Brewer Planning Department Brewer ME 80 North Main Street 04412 207-989-7790

Hampden Building Department Hampden ME 106 Western Avenue 04444 207-862-4586

Old Town Planning Department Old Town ME 265 Main Street 04468 207-827-3400


Town and City Halls in Penobscot County, ME provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Penobscot 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 Penobscot County, Maine. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Penobscot 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.

Bangor City Hall Bangor ME 73 Harlow Street 04401 207-992-4200

Bradford Town Hall Bradford ME 345 East Road 04410 207-327-2121

Brewer City Hall Brewer ME 80 North Main Street 04412 207-989-7050

Chester Town Hall Chester ME 43 South Chester Road 04457 207-794-0052

Clifton Town Hall Clifton ME 135 Airline Rd 04428 207-843-0709

Corinth Town Hall Corinth ME 31 Exeter Road 04427 207-285-3271

Dixmont Town Hall Dixmont ME 758 Western Ave 04932 207-234-2294

Etna Town Hall Etna ME 17 Shadow Lane 04434 207-269-3551

Exeter Town Hall Exeter ME 1220 Stetson Road 04435 207-379-2191

Garland Town Hall Garland ME 5 Dexter Road 04939 207-924-6615

Greenbush Town Hall Greenbush ME 132 Military Rd 04418 207-826-2050

Hampden Town Hall Hampden ME 106 Western Avenue 04444 207-862-3034

Howland Town Hall Howland ME 8 Mann St 04448 207-732-3513

Kenduskeag Town Hall Kenduskeag ME 4010 Broadway 04450 207-884-7947

Lagrange Town Hall Lagrange ME 5791 Bennoch Road 04453 207-943-2085

Lakeville Town Hall Lakeville ME BOTTLE LAKE Rd 04487 207-738-5047

Levant Town Hall Levant ME 691 Townhouse Road 04456 207-884-7660

Lincoln Town Hall Lincoln ME 63 Main St 04457 207-794-3372

Lowell Town Hall Lowell ME 129 West Old Main Road 04493 207-732-5177

Mattawamkeag Town Hall Mattawamkeag ME 327 Main Street 04459 207-736-2931

Medway Town Hall Medway ME 4 School Street 04460 207-746-9531

Milford Town Hall Milford ME 62 Davenport Street 04461 207-827-2072

Millinocket Town Hall Millinocket ME 197 Penobscot Avenue 04462 207-723-7000

Mt Chase Town Hall Mount Chase ME 1094 Shin Pond Road 04765 207-528-2225

Old Town Hall Old Town ME 265 Main Street 04468 207-827-3980

Orrington Town Hall Orrington ME 29 Center Drive 04474 207-825-3340

Orrington Town Hall Orrington ME 255 Center Drive 04474 207-825-3340

Patten Town Hall Patten ME 21 Katahdin Street 04765 207-528-2215

Plymouth Town Hall Plymouth ME 1947 Moosehead Trail 04969 207-257-4646

Springfield Town Hall Springfield ME 13 Park St 04487 207-738-2176


Code Enforcement Offices in Penobscot County, ME are responsible for ensuring compliance with building codes, zoning rules, and other regulations. As part of enforcing these codes and regulations, Penobscot County Code Enforcement often issue building permits. These permits may be required for Penobscot County land development, demolition, repairs, renovations, and other kinds of construction. They may also issue Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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.

Bangor Code Enforcement Bangor ME 73 Harlow Street 04401 207-992-4230

Brewer Code Enforcement Brewer ME 80 North Main Street 04412 207-989-7790

Old Town City Code Enforcement Old Town ME 150 Brunswick Street 04468 207-827-3981

Orono Code Enforcement Orono ME 59 Main Street 04473 207-866-5051

Orrington Code Enforcement Orrington ME 29 Center Drive 04474 207-825-3745


Building Inspectors in Penobscot County, ME ensure that all construction projects meet building codes and regulations. They are responsible for monitoring designs, building materials, Penobscot County building safety codes, and utilities like electricity and plumbing. As part of this job, Penobscot 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 Penobscot County property is safe for residents. Building Inspectors maintain records and reports on their inspections and permits, which include information about the Penobscot County property owners, the property, and whether the permit is valid. Their records also show Penobscot 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.

Hampden Building Inspector Hampden ME 106 Western Avenue 04444 207-862-4586