Madison's Code Enforcement Officer is Susan Hathaway. Susan works closely with the Planning Board on matters related to land use, building permits, shoreland zoning and commercial ordinances. The Code Enforcement Officer has hours at the Town Office on Mondays from 730 to 4, and Thursdays from 730 to Noon.
New updates to the Maine Uniform Building & Energy Code (MUBEC) apply to Maine towns that have a population of 4,000 or more. This causes some confusion regarding what kind of project requires a building permit. The latest update and the process for obtaining a permit can be found here.
Madison Code requires application for subdivision, work in the shoreland zone and for commercial site review. Applications can be picked up at the Town Office or printed out from the links below.