Forestry Activity Application Forms

ATTENTION – Forestry Activities within Unorganized and Deorganized Areas

Changes in the permitting and notification process have gone into effect for the following: timber harvesting, land management roads, water crossings on/for land management roads, and gravel pits less than 5 aces in size. The Maine Forest Service now regulates these activities in management subdistricts and protection subdistricts (except in development areas in P-RP subdistricts). Public Law 2011, Chapter 599 (enacting LD 1739).

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Where to send your permit application:

Forestry Operations Permits (FOPs), Road Construction Permits, Bridge Construction Permits, and Gravel Pit Addendums to Road Permits for the activities listed above

For Permits Located in:

  • Management Subdistricts
  • Protection Subdistricts (except for development areas in P-RP Subdistricts)

Regulated by the MFS (207) 287-2791

Send Applications to:
Maine Forest Service
22 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0022

For more information visit: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/mfs/rules_regs/chap_27.html

For Permits Located in:

  • Development Subdistricts
  • Development areas within P-RP Subdistricts

Regulated by the LUPC (207) 287-2631

Application Form: Forest Operations Permit Application (PDF)

Send Applications to:
Land Use Planning Commission
22 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0022

For more information visit: https://www.maine.gov/dacf/mfs/rules_regs/chap_27.html