Codes Enforcement

This department's operations during the COVID-19 State of Emergency:

As of Monday, July 6, the first floor of City Hall (Clerk's Officer and Treasurer's Office only) is open to the public. If you need to speak with the Codes Office, please call ahead to make an appointment: (207) 443-8334

Indoor inspections that are necessary for a project to continue are being done via photos and video. Outdoor inspections are on a case-by-case basis. Mail permit applications and other materials to City Hall at 55 Front Street, Bath 04530. Include a phone number and email address (if available) on mailed materials. Call 207-443-8334 or email for service. 

The Codes Enforcement Officer is responsible for the administration of various City and State codes, laws, and rules applicable to construction, development, health and safety, and quality of life, and zoning issues. 

The Codes Enforcement Office is responsible for the following:

  • Administer all land use development, housing, building or related codes and all applicable state laws, rules and regulations.These codes include plumbing, sewer, electrical and heating.
  • Receive applications for building activity and other development and provide assistance to those making those applications.
  • Act as public liaison to and staff support to the Zoning Board.
  • Serve as the City's Health Officer.
  • Serve as the City's American With Disabilities Coordinator, for City buildings and services.
55 Front Street

Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Codes Enforcement Officer
Scott Davis
Administrative Assistant
Debby Labrecque