Welcome to Sullivan, Maine
Welcome to our town’s brand new home on the web! We are excited to bring you the town information that you seek, and that will be useful for residents and visitors. We are extremely fortunate to count among our talented and diverse Sullivanites many fine photographers, and the work of some of them grace our pages, with their kind permission. Thank you!
Here are the results from our Special Town Meeting held on November 2, 2017: 110217SpecialTownMeeting
Town Office: 1888 US Highway 1, Sullivan, ME 04664; #207-422-6282 or #207-422-6719; fax #207-422-4785
Please note: We do not accept debit or credit cards at this time. All transactions must be via cash or check.
Hours: 8:00am-4:00pm Monday – Thursday; 8:00am-12:00 noon Friday; We do NOT close for lunch; Closed for the following Holidays: at noon on 11/22/17 and all day 11/23/17 & 11/24/17 for Thanksgiving
Services include: register your vehicles (bring proof of insurance); register ATVs, snowmobiles, boats, trailers, dogs, register to vote, purchase transfer station punch cards, pay your taxes, obtain a building permit, get hunting and fishing licenses, or obtain certified copies of vital statistics. Vehicles excise tax and registration expire annually per your registration; boats expire 12/31 each year; ATVs & snowmobiles expire 6/30 annually; motorcycles expire 3/31 each year (except antiques); trailers can be registered for 1 or 2 years (same month), trailers 2000 pounds or greater expire in February (1 or 2 years),
Marriage Licenses and Certified Copies of Birth, Death or Marriage Certificates: Please call ahead as this service is online and takes time. You may stop in anytime to pick up your “Marriage Intentions Form” or download here VS2-A; take it home to fill it out. Bring this completed form with you, along with all required documents and fee of $40.00. Both parties will need to appear at the office (together or separately) for the marriage license. See maine.gov/marriage for information on how to get married, required documents, officiants, and Maine laws concerning marriage. See maine.gov/vital-records for information on all vital records.
Transfer Station, Route 183/Tunk Lake Road, Sullivan is open year-round 8:00am-12noon & 1:00pm-4:00pm Sundays ONLY. It is open on Wednesdays 1:00pm-5:00pm mid-June until mid-September ONLY. Household waste: You must display a Sullivan residency sticker available at the Town Office. We have a pay by bag system: the fee is $1.50/bag up to 25 pounds. You must purchase stickers or punch cards before going to the transfer station — $1.50/each at the town office, or by mail or $1.75/each at Hancock Grocery. If you have bulk waste or demolition debris, you will be given a bill to pay at the town office. Coastal Recycling Transfer Station, 114 Franklin Road (Route 182) Hancock #207-422-6766; accepts recyclable material. The transfer station is open Wednesday through Saturday, 8:00am-4:00pm. No permit or fee is required.
Our tax year is July 1 to June 30. Tax bills are mailed out only once per year in late September or early October. We offer a 2% discount if paying your taxes in full within 90 days. Interest starts accruing in 120 days. Homestead and Veteran property tax exemption information and forms are on the FORMS, MAPS and ORDINANCES page.
Here is our most recent newsletter: NOV2017TownCrier
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Photo credits, this page. Top photo: © Paul Breeden; Bottom: © Christopher Mace, All Rights Reserved.