Shellfish Licenses

Commercial Licenses

Student Licenses

Recreational Licenses


See each site for deadlines and documents. If you would like additional information please call the Town Clerk’s Office at (207) 725-6658.



The deadline to file a letter of intent for a 2023-24 commercial shellfish harvester license has passed. We anticipate two resident commercial and one nonresident commercial license available for a lottery.  

The lottery will take place on Friday, April 28th at 9 a.m. in the Council Chambers and will be televised on Brunswick TV3.

Lottery winners will not be notified. Lottery results will be available through the Clerk’s office; please call for results at (207) 725-6658.


2023-24 Letter of Intents Available

Commercial: December 16, 2022 (Third Friday in December)

Student: April 7, 2023 (First Friday in April)


2023-24 Annual License Available

Recreational: April 4, 2023 (First Monday in April)

Marine Resource Committee Meetings are the 1st Thursday of the month. (Meetings Dates & Times were changed from Wednesday to Thursday starting June 1, 2023)

2023/24 Licenses Allocations

57 Resident Commercial Licenses
6 Non-Resident Commercial Licenses
15 Resident Student Licenses
2 Non-Resident Student Licenses
Unlimited Resident Recreational Licenses
10% Non-Resident Recreational Licenses (1 per 10 residents)
Unlimited One Day Licenses
2 Bushel Licenses

2023 Conservation Cleanup Dates & Times

Sunday, June 11th11-2 p.m. Wharton Point
Sunday, July 9th9-12 p.m. Middle Bay
Sunday, August 6th8-11 a.m. Thomas Point Beach/Bay
Sunday, September 24th11-2 p.m. Sawyer Park