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: ceo@actonmaine.org  /    Tel: 207-636-3497    /     Fax: 207-636-1345

CEO Walk-in Hours:  Tuesdays, 1:30 - 4:00 p.m., Thursdays, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. and the third Saturday of the month

Walk-in office hours are intended for quick questions with brief 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. and the second and third Saturday of each 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