Welcome to Sullivan, Maine
2023 Hunting and Fishing licenses, Boat Registrations and Snowmobiles
The 2023 hunting and fishing licenses will be available for purchase beginning December 1, 2022. In addition, for those of you with boats that are in saltwater and used during the winter, those 2022 registrations will expire 12/31/22. Registrations and new stickers for 2023 are available now. If your boat is documented, the 2023 excise tax stickers will be available 12/15/2022. If you are a snowmobiler, please ensure you have a current sticker and registration. Snowmobile registrations expire on June 30th of each year. Renewal of hunting and fishing licenses, boat registration and snowmobiles can be renewed in person, or online using the State of Maine Moses system (link below).
7.25.22 Cover Letter and photos The Town of Sullivan is conducting a town-wide revaluation of all properties, with an effective valuation date of April 1, 2023. This project is schedule to be finished in August of 2023. Each property will be visited by data collectors to verify exterior measurements, interior data/components and land attributes, and then field appraisers to verify appraisal methodology and valuation accuracy. Above, you will find the link to actual letters to be sent to each property owner serving as authorization from the Town of Sullivan to the firm KRT Appraisal to visit each property, both residential and commercial, over the next year. You will also see photos of the KRT Appraisal staff and note that KRT vehicles will be marked “Assessor’s Office”. We appreciation your cooperation during this project. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact the Sullivan Town Office at (207) 422-6282.
Town Office: 1888 US Highway 1, Sullivan, ME 04664; 207-422-6282 or 207-422-6719; fax 207-422-4785; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Hours: 7:30am-5:00pm Monday – Thursday; We do NOT close for lunch; Closed: January 16th, 2023 – Martin Luther King Jr. Day observed. Services available ONLINE – see below.
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. Town accepts payments via debit/credit cards, cash or check.
Transfer Station, Route 183/Tunk Lake Road, Sullivan is open 10am-3pm Saturdays & Sundays year-round. Household waste: 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 The Dunbar Store or Hancock Grocery. If you have bulk waste or demolition debris, you must pay at the town office BEFORE taking your paid receipt and bulk trash to the transfer station.
ONLINE Rapid Renewal of your vehicle registration: Click this LINK: rapid-renewal to register vehicles and trailers from the comfort of your home or office. Vehicle excise tax and registration expire annually per your registration; 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),
Other online registrations:
- Dog Registrations are DUE 1/31: To register your dog online: https://apps1.web.maine.gov online/dog_license/index.pl
- ATVs & snowmobiles expire 6/30 annually; to re-register an ATV or snowmobile https://moses.informe.org/online/atv_snow/index.htm
- Boats expire 12/31 annually – to re-register a boat https://apps1.web.maine.gov/online/boat/
- To re-register a trailer https://www1.maine.gov/online/bmv/trailerrenewal/
- To get a fishing or hunting license https://moses.informe.org/cgi-bin/online/moses_v3/step1
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.
Our tax year is July 1 to June 30. Tax bills are mailed out only once per year in late September or early October. Interest starts accruing in 120 days. An eight month Tax Club is available for those taxpayers current on their real estate taxes. Homestead and Veteran property tax exemption information and forms are on the FORMS, MAPS and ORDINANCES page.
Here is our most recent newsletter: January 2023 Town Crier
Town of Sullivan Annual Report 2021 Town Report. Printed copies are available at the Town Office.
The Town and the Friends of Taunton Bay maintain a weather station at Gordon’s Wharf that is accessible on line. Current conditions are reported constantly. Here is the URL :: https://www.wunderground.com/personal-weather-station/dashboard?ID=KMESULLI5
Photo credits, this page. Top photo & Bottom photo: © Christopher Mace, All Rights Reserved.