Penobscot County Building Departments (Maine)

Penobscot County Building Departments develop and enforce building codes to ensure the construction of safe buildings in Penobscot 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 Penobscot County building permits issued by the department. They also keep records on a property's compliance with Penobscot County building codes, including building and zoning violations, as well as records of inspection reports. Many Building Departments provide online access to building 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


Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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.

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

Penobscot 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 Penobscot 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 Penobscot County building records, including documents on building and zoning.

Bangor Treasurer Bangor ME 73 Harlow Street 04401 207-992-4290

Brewer City Tax Collector Brewer ME 80 North Main Street 04412 207-989-7060

Millinocket Tax Collector Millinocket ME 197 Penobscot Avenue 04462 207-723-7006

Newburgh Town Tax Collector Newburgh ME 2660 Western Avenue 04444 207-234-4151

Orono Tax Collector Orono ME 59 Main Street 04473 207-866-2556

Orrington Tax Collector Orrington ME 29 Center Drive 04474 207-825-3340

Penobscot County Treasurer's Office Bangor ME 97 Hammond Street 04401 207-942-8535


Penobscot County Building Inspectors ensure that building construction is in compliance with building and zoning codes in Penobscot County, ME. They maintain documents on permits issued by the Penobscot County Building Department, including construction, relocation, demolition, and occupancy permits. Building Inspectors also keep approved and rejected building plans and blueprints, records on a property's compliance with Penobscot County building codes, and records on building and zoning violations and inspection reports. Many Building Inspectors make these building and zoning records available to the public online.

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


Penobscot 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 Penobscot County, ME including inventories of parcels and structures, zoning boundaries, and the value of all the property in the jurisdiction. Assessors may also keep Penobscot 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.

Old Town Assessor Old Town ME 53 Brunswick Street 04468 207-827-6148

Orono Assessor Orono ME 59 Main Street 04473 207-866-5050

Orrington Assessor Orrington ME 29 Center Drive 04474 207-825-3745

Penobscot County Registry Of Deeds Bangor ME 97 Hammond Street 04401 207-942-8797