Ken Paul, Code Enforcement Officer, ext 410

Inspections can be scheduled for any time / any day outside of walk-in office hours; please call the office in advance to schedule a date and time.

Email:  /    Tel: 207-636-3497    /     Fax: 207-636-1345


CEO Walk-in Hours:  Tuesday:  ., Thursday:  ., Third Saturday of the Month:

Walk-in office hours are for quick questions without answers - please limit your time to less than 15 minutes

An appointment can be scheduled outside of walk-in hours if more time is needed

General Office Hours:  Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.; - Thursday: 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Second & Third Saturday of the Month: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Click here for Permit Fee Schedule

Useful Links:

Permitting Applications and Forms:
Official Zoning Map Letter of Authorization (to be used when authorizing a contractor to pull permits, etc.)

Shoreland Map 1 of 2

Permit Application

Buffering Map 2 of 2

Growth Permit Application

Climate and Geographic Design

Electrical Permit Application

Acton Subdivision Regulations Soil Classification Form

Local Site Evaluators List

Mechanical Permit Application

Chapter 305: Regulations for Permit by Rule

20% Lot Coverage Worksheet

Subsurface Wastewater Disposal Rules


DEP Permit by Rule Notification Form

Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance (AWWA)

Certificate of Occupancy Application

Acton-Shapleigh Youth Conservation Corps. (ASYCC)

Energy Efficiency Certificate

York Cty. Soil & Water Conservation District (YCSWCD)

Shoreland / Resource Protection Tree Removal Application w/ Instructions

Erosion Control Contractor Acknowledgement

Greatest Practical Extent Application

30% Expansion Form

Building Codes

Plumbing Permit  PDF

2009 International Residential CodeĀ® and Commentary Vol. 2 (Chapters 12-44)2009 International Residential Code 

State Amendments to the IRC

Conditional Use Application

HHE-200 Subsurface Wastewater Disposal System Application

HHE-238B Affidavit for Site Preparation

Subdivision Application

2009 International Energy Conservation Code and Commentary 2009 International Energy Conservation Code

State Amendments to the IECC