In accordance with the provisions of the Shellfish Conservation Ordinance, the Town of Chebeague Island hereby gives notice that there will be unlimited resident recreational licenses for the year 2009. There will be five (5) resident commercial licenses and three (3) senior resident commercial licenses, as determined by the results of the 2008 resource survey submitted to DMR. Licenses will be sold beginning at 8:00AM on January 5, 2009 at the Chebeague Island Town Office, 192 North Road, Chebeague Island, ME.

            Resident and Senior Resident Commercial Shellfish licenses will be sold on a first come first served basis. For those who held a commercial license in 2008, in order to be eligible for a 2009 Commercial Shellfish License, must submit a completed 2008 shellfish harvesting log to the Town Clerk no later than December 31, 2008.

            Resident & Non-resident Recreational licenses will also be available beginning on January 5, 2009.

            All license applicants must supply positive identification and provide a complete shellfish license application before license is issued.

            The Town Clerks Office is located at 192 North Road, Chebeague Island, ME. Office hours are Monday & Tuesday from 8AM to 4PM, Thursday from 12Noon to 8PM and Friday from 8AM to 12Noon. If you have any questions regarding shellfish licenses please contact the Town Office at (207) 846-3148.


Susan Campbell

Town Clerk

Town of Chebeague Island