Hancock County Building Departments (Maine)

Search for Hancock County, ME building and zoning records. Building records include building plans, building code evaluations, building surveys, and building code violations, and zoning records include zoning violations, zoning boundaries, and zoning regulations.


Hancock County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Hancock County, Maine. The Building Department maintains building and zoning records, including design plans for construction and renovation projects, records on the current structures on any parcel, maps showing property lines, and Hancock County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Hancock County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building records.

Bar Harbor Planning Department Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-3329

Ellsworth Planning Department Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-669-6615

Hancock County Planning Department Ellsworth ME 395 State Street 04605 207-667-7131


Hancock County Assessors evaluate the value of properties and parcels in order to determine property taxes. The Assessor's Office maintains current data on every property in the Hancock County, ME including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Hancock County building and zoning records, such as reports from on-site inspections, maps of property lines and zones, and value assessments for building improvements. Many Assessor's Offices provide online access to their records, including documents on building and zoning.

Bar Harbor Assessor Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-3320

Bucksport Assessor Bucksport ME 50 Main Street 04416 207-469-7949

Hancock County Registry Of Deeds Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-8353

Lamoine Assessors Lamoine ME 606 Douglas Highway 04605 207-667-2242


Hancock County Treasurers and Tax Collectors are responsible for the collection of property tax revenue in ME. The Office of the Treasurer and Tax Collector maintains and updates records on every parcel in the district, as well as maintaining certain building and zoning records. These records include building valuations, zoning boundaries, and building construction. Treasurers and Tax Collectors also keep documents on Hancock County property taxes, including property tax assessments, defaults on property taxes, and tax liens. The office may also maintain information on property auctions and a property's prior liens or foreclosures. Many Treasurers and Tax Collectors provide online databases to access their Hancock County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Bar Harbor Tax Collector Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-5096

Deer Isle Tax Collector Deer Isle ME 70 Church Street 04627 207-348-6060

Ellsworth Tax Collector Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-669-6634

Hancock County Treasurer's Office Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-8272


Hancock County Code Enforcement Departments ensure compliance with building and zoning codes for a county or local government. Code Enforcement Departments in Maine keep records on building code violations, zoning regulations, and zoning violations. They also maintain records on Hancock County building inspections, complaints filed against properties or businesses, violations issued by the department, and other local rules and regulations. The records maintained by the Code Enforcement Department are often available online.

Ellsworth Code Enforcement Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-667-4910