Forms, Maps, Ordinances & Policies
Under Maine law, certain classes of property are tax exempt by law.
- Homestead Exemption -This program provides a measure of property tax relief for certain individuals that have owned homestead property in Maine for at least 12 months and make the property they occupy on April 1st their permanent residence. Property owners would receive an exemption of $25,000
- Veteran Exemption – A veteran who served during a recognized war period and is 62 years or older; or, is receiving 100% disability as a Veteran; or, became 100% disabled while serving, is eligible for $6,000.
- Download and complete the appropriate form for the exemption you are claiming, and bring it to the town office with any required supporting documents. This link will provide you with the most updated form and answers to your questions. www.maine.gov/revenue/property-tax-exemptions
- Building : Land Use Permit Application for Building / Land Use Permit
- Shoreland Permit Application for Shoreland Zoning Permit
- HHE-211 Internal Plumbing Application FORM
- maine.gov/vital-records/forms Link to Maine.gov for forms required to obtain copies of vital records (birth, death, adoption, marriage, divorce)
CODES AND ORDINANCES
- 2017 Ordinance Prohibiting Retail Marijuana Establishments and Retail Marijuana Social Clubs adopted November 2, 2017
- 911 Ordinance Sullivan’s 911 Street Name Ordinance, amended June 28, 2021
- Appeals PDF Sullivan’s Appeals Board Ordinance, adopted June 25, 2018; effective July 1, 2018.
- Dog PDF Sullivan’s Barking Ordinance, adopted June 30, 2003
- Building Code Ordinance Sullivan’s Building Code Ordinance, amended June 28, 2021
- CablePDF Sullivan’s Cable Television Rate Regulation Ordinance, approved February 9, 1994
- Cemetery Ordinance Town of Sullivan Cemetery Ordinance, Adopted 8.22.22
- CulvertsPDF Sullivan’s Ordinance, Regulating Installation of Culverts, amended June 26, 1995
- EMR PDF Sullivan’s Emergency Management Response Ordinance, adopted June 30, 1997
- Fire Dept Ordinance Sullivan’s Municipal Fire and Rescue Department Ordinance, adopted 9.30.20
- HARBOR PDF Sullivan’s Harbor Ordinance, amended June 24, 2019, includes Sullivan Harbor, Flanders Bay, Taunton Bay, maps plus Application and Permit forms for boat moorings.
- Junk PDF Sullivan’s Ordinance Regulating the Establishment / Operation of Junk Yards / Automobile Grave Yards and the Storage / Disposal of Garbage and Junk
- Noise Sullivan’s Ordinance Prohibiting Unnecessary Noises, adopted March 14, 1983
- PlanBoard Sullivan’s Municipal Planning Board Ordinance, amended June 26, 2006
- RV, Campground, Mobile Home PDF Sullivan’s Recreational Vehicle, Campground and Mobile Home Ordinance, adopted June 13, 1988
- Rental Housing Sullivan’s Rental Housing Ordinance, amended June 29, 2009
- Shellfish Frenchman’s Bay Regional Shellfish Commission for the municipalities of Ellsworth, Franklin, Hancock, Lamoine, Sorrento, Sullivan and Trenton revised February 23, 2017.
- Shoreland Zone Sullivan’s Shoreland Zoning Ordinance, amended June 29, 2009
- Maine’s Citizen Guide to Shoreland Zoning: https://www.maine.gov/dep/land/slz/citizenguide.pdf
- Site Plan Review Ordinance Sullivan’s Site Plan Review Ordinance, adopted June 28, 2021 NEW: Sullivan Site Plan & Subdivision Review Fees
- Sign Ordinance Sullivan’s Sign Ordinance, amended June 28, 2021
- Solid Waste Disposal Ordinance Sullivan’s Municipal Solid Waste Disposal Ordinance, adopted September 30, 2020 Bulky Waste, Demo, MSW prices June 2021
- Special Amusement Sullivan’s Special Amusement Ordinance, amended June 26, 1995
- Subdivision PDF Sullivan’s Subdivision Ordinance, amended June 26, 2017, major revision. NEW: Sullivan Site Plan & Subdivision Review Fees
- Weight Ordinance Town of Sullivan Ordinance Restricting Vehicle Weight on Posted Ways, Adopted 8-22-22
- WirelessPDF Sullivan’s Wireless Telecommunications Facilities Siting Ordinance, adopted May 3, 2001
- Select Board Meeting policy Select Board meeting policy, adopted August 12, 2019
- 2022 RE Commitment Book by Name 2022 Sullivan Tax Commitment by last name
- 2022 RE Commitment Book by Map Lot 2022 Sullivan Tax Commitment by map / lot numbers
- 2022 Personal Property Commitment Book 2022 Sullivan Personal Property Tax Commitment
- Maps are courtesy of the Hancock County Planning Commission and are also posted at hcpcme.org
- Sullivan Tax Maps
- Annotated Tax Map (5 MB PDF with embedded data Circ. 2002)
- Gordon’s Pier Site overlay map and concept design (1 MB PDF 4/28/10)
- Sullivan Harbors and Waterfronts Map – Low Resolution (1.2 MB PDF 4/28/10)
- Sullivan Harbors and Waterfronts Map – High Resolution (5.6 MB PDF 4/28/10)
- Wetlands and IWWH Shorezones (450K PDF Revised: 11/23/09)
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