If you need to apply for: 

  • A Building Permit
  • An Electrical Permit
  • A Plumbing Permit
  • A Heating Permit
  • A Blasting Permit

Or if you need to pay a permit fee or request an inspection, follow the link below to to the Orono Code Enforcement Office's online portal.

Apply For A Permit, Pay A Fee, or Request an Inspection


Applying for a Septic Permit

If you need to apply for a septic permit, you must fill out the following form before submitting your application in the portal. 

Septic System Permit Application

Once your Site Evaluator and/or Engineer have signed off on the above form, proceed to the Orono Code Enforcement Offices online portal and follow the on screen instructions to upload and submit your application. 

Apply For A Septic Permit, Pay A Fee, or Request an Inspection


Payment of Fees: Once your application has been received, our office will assign your permit any applicable fees and email you at the address provided in your application to let you know that you are now able to pay through the portal. Just follow the simple on screen instructions. Once payment has been received, you will be issued your permit. If you need to discuss alternative payment options, or have questions about the portal, please call Jessica Chadbourne at 207-889-6906.


If you have any questions at all about accessing or using the online portal for permit applications, please contact Jessica Chadbourne at 207-889-6909 or for assistance.

To submit paper/PDF forms: Please email the above forms to for submission. They will be passed to the Code Enforcement Officer for review and someone from the Code Office will contact you with a link where you can pay your application fee. If you are unable to email a form you may also drop it off in the drop box outside the Town Office, or mail it to: Town of Orono, Attn: Code Enforcement, 59 Main St, Orono, ME 04473.