Code Enforcement

Recent Announcements Updated 5/18/2020

  • As of May 27 Town Hall will be open to the public.

    The Planning & Codes department will be open:

    Mondays, 8am-4pm
    Wednesdays, 8am-4pm
    Fridays, 8am-4pm

    Customer transactions & review of property files will available during all business hours.

    Meetings and questions for staff will be by appointment only.


    Information subject to change as necessary to respond to the changing conditions and best practices

    Building Permit Applications

    *Building Permit applications can be delivered for review in the following ways:

        - Email:
        - Delivery in the drop box located at the front door of Town Hall,259 US Route 1
        - Mailed: PO Box 360 Scarborough ME 04074
        - Due to staffing adjustments, please allow at least 2 weeks for permit processing

    *At this time the Code Enforcement Officers will continue to conduct site inspections
        - When scheduling inspections please be prepared to answer a few short questions to help ensure adequate preparations can be made prior to a site visit.
        - Enhanced social distancing practices required. Everyone is asked to wait outside the structure while the inspector conducts their work.
        - Other safety measures will be taken on a case by case basis.

Related Boards & Committees

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Planning & Codes Office
Code Enforcement

Scarborough Municipal Building Lower Level, Room 105
259 U.S. Route 1 / P.O. Box 360 
Scarborough, ME 04074-0360
Phone: (207) 730-4040
Fax: (207) 730-4046

Code Enforcement Staff

Brian Longstaff
Zoning Administrator
Phone: (207) 730-4050
Email: blongstaff

Jim Butler
Commercial Code
Enforcement / Fire Inspector
Phone: (207) 730-4051
Email: jbutler

Brian Dobson
Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: (207) 730-4052
Email: bdobson

John Lotfey
Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: (207) 730-4045
Email: jlotfey

Bruce Smith
Code Enforcement Officer
Phone: (207) 730-4053
Email: bsmith