Code Enforcement / Planning

Building and Plumbing
Permits and Payment Link

The Town of Kennebunkport Planning and Code Enforcement Department continues to accept online payments, as well as emailed building and plumbing permits.  Our office is open to the public, but we ask that only one customer at a time enters the office. Please only go to the secretary's window, do not cross into any other area of the office.  Appointments are available by Zoom meetings or at properties and are by appointment only. Permits can be dropped off at the office, emailed in with plans being hand-delivered or mailed in.  

Step 1Click here for Building & Growth Permit application, Click here for a Plumbing Permit application. 
Step 2:  Print out and fill in applicable information as thoroughly as possible including signature.
Step 3: Prior to submitting your application and plans for review, please review the items on the permit issuance checklist to ensure your application is complete and in compliance with local ordinances as well as IRC 2015. 
Step 4.  Make sure you attach electronically to your email all additional submissions that may be required (building plans, property survey, etc.)
Step 5.  Submit them via email to BOTH and
Step 6.  Once your permit has been approved and a permit fee amount has been given to you, you may proceed to the e-payments link and choose Building and Plumbing Payments to make a credit card payment or you can drop a check off at the office and the permit will be issued at that time.  Please note that there is no additional fee for online payments, however credit card payments made in the office will continue to have a convenience fee added to the final cost.  Please do not consider your permit issued until you  have received email confirmation from this office with a copy of the issued permit.

You may submit any questions through email to:,, or  or you may call the office at (207) 967-1605. 

All field inspections are now being done, however Social Distancing guidelines are being adhered to during all inspections.  Please contact us with any questions.

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Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Werner D. Gilliam, CFM Director of Planning & Development (207) 967-1604
Lisa B. Harmon Administration (207) 967-1605
Greg W. Reid Assistant Code Enforcement Officer (207) 967-1617
Andrew Welch Assistant Code Enforcement Officer (207) 967-1602