Permits

Main Street to Monument
  1. Adding Fill

    A permit is required when adding more than 20 cubic yards of fill to a property. Applications for these permits can be obtained from the Code Office.

  2. Building

    Building permits are required for all new construction, including homes, garages and additions to existing structures (decks, porches, etc.)

  3. Curb Cuts

    A permit is required to cut an entrance (driveway) onto a town road. Applications for these permits can be obtained at the Town Code Office, but must be approved by the Town Road Commissioner.

  4. Electrical

    Electrical permits are required for any changes to service entrances, for adding wiring to a structure, and for repairs or upgrades to existing services.

  5. Heating

    Heating permits are required when installing or replacing a heating unit, and when adding additional heating units including gas or wood burning stoves.

  6. Home Occupations

    A permit is required to operate a business in your home. Applications for these permits can be obtained from the Code Office, and then must be reviewed for approval by the Orono Planning Board.

  7. Plumbing

    Learn when plumbing permits are required.

  8. Road Openings

    A permit is required to open up a road for the hooking up of utilities (water, sewer, electricity, gas, etc.). These permits can only be obtained by a licensed contractor.

  9. Rental Registration

    All rental properties within the Town are required to register their properties by September 1st of each year. A registration form needs to be filed with the Town along with a $25 fee for each rental on the property.

  10. Sewer Hookups

    A permit is required when connecting to the town sewer lines. These permits are obtained at the Town Code Office.

  11. Sign Permit Application (PDF)

    Please view the Sign Permit Application (PDF).