Town Charter/Ordinances

Town Charter/Ordinances

For an interactive, searchable version of the Town Charter and Municipal Code of Ordinances, click below. These ordinances are current as of June 1, 2016, and will be updated annually. Any amendments will be posted below in pdf format, so please check below for possible amendments to chapters you are reviewing.

Town of Brunswick Town Charter and Code Of Ordinances  (PLEASE CHECK FOR AMENDMENTS TO ORDINANCES BELOW TO ENSURE YOU ARE VIEWING THE MOST RECENT ORDINANCE)  For the Current Schedule of Master Fees for Code of Ordinance

The Brunswick Zoning Ordinance and Zoning Map are not included in the interactive Code of Ordinances. You can access them here in pdf format:

Zoning Ordinance
Town of Brunswick Zoning Map


Map of  Black powder and shotgun only areas for hunting

PACE Ordinance

Excise Tax Exemption for Military


Fee for Long Term Parking on Union Street (Adopted 8/7/17)

Land Care Ordinance – Pesticide Ban on Town Owned Property (Adopted 8/21/17)

Storm water Discharge Ordinance (Adopted 8/21/17)

Shellfish Ordinance (Chapter 11) (Adopted 9/18/17)


Ban on Single Use Plastic Bags

Business Licensing fees (Adopted 5/15/17)

Business licenses fee changes (Adopted 5/15/17)

Commercial Water haulers amendments (Adopted 05/15/17)

Disorderly Housing amendments

Sellers on Public ways and Taxi fee changes

Ambulance fee changes

Mere Point Waste Water fee increases

Personnel Ordinance (Hiring Police) (Chapter 12) adopted 11/07/2016

Shellfish License Fees adopted 11/21/2016

Marine Resource Committee make-up amendments 5/3/17

Solid Waste Ordinance (Chapter 13) adopted 11/21/2016

Tree Care Ordinance (Chapter 14)

State of Maine Revised Statutes