All Open Businesses

Designated Essential and Have Remained Open

  • Grocery Stores
  • Household Goods
  • Convenience Stores and Gas Stations
  • Hardware Stores and Home Repair
  • Automobile Repair
  • Bicycle Repair
  • Pharmacy and Other Medical Supply Stores
  • Medical Marijuana Dispensaries and Caregivers
  • Post Offices and Shipping Outlets
  • Office Supplies
  • Electronics and Communications
  • Banks and Credit Unions
  • Laundromats and Dry Cleaning
  • Animal Feed and Pet Supply Stores
  • Truck Delivery and Distribution of Goods
  • Hotel and Commercial Lodging
  • Garden Stores and Green Houses
  • Restaurants and Bars – Curbside Pickup, Takeout, and Delivery Only
  • Fishing Supply and Bait Shops
  • Rental Centers – Appliances Only
  • Federal Firearms Licensee
  • Boat Builders
  • Real Estate Activities (See guidance)
  • Food Processing and Agriculture
  • Fishing and Aquaculture
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Construction, Maintenance and Property Management (See guidance)
  • Trash Collection, Transfer Stations and Redemption Centers
  • Forest Products
  • Psychiatric and Long-Term Care Facilities
  • Group Homes and Residential Treatment Facilities
  • Biomedical
  • Life Science
  • Behavioral Health, Health Care, Dental Care, and Long-Term Services and Supports Providers and Organizations
  • Child Care Providers
  • Veterinary Clinics and Animal Welfare
  • Public Transportation
  • Legal, Business, Professional, Environmental Permitting and Insurance Services
  • All Utilities Such as Electricity, Water, Wastewater and Telecommunications
  • Heating Fuel Maintenance and Delivery
  • School Employees and Child Nutrition Programs
  • Food Banks and Food Pantries
  • Fully Automated Car Washes Only
  • Plumbers and Electricians
  • Pool Construction and Maintenance
  • Spa Maintenance

Open May 1, 2020

  • Drive-In Theatres
  • Golf Courses
  • Disk Golf Courses
  • Hunting, Fishing, Boating, and Outdoor Activities
  • Marinas
  • Barber Shops & Hair Salons
  • Dog Grooming
  • Auto Dealerships
  • Car Washes

Open June 1, 2020

  • All Retail
  • Tanning Salons
  • Day Camps and Summer Recreation
  • Community Sports
  • Museums
  • Auctions
  • Barbering and cosmetology schools
  • Campgrounds and RV Parks
    • Residents of Maine and states exempted from testing and quarantine requirements
    • Other out-of-state residents who have fulfilled the requirements of the Keep Maine Healthy plan
  • Charter boats
  • Dance studios
  • Dog trainers
  • Driver’s education
  • Film and photography studios
  • Gymnastics
  • Martial arts studios
  • Mini golf courses
  • Weddings
  • Lodging
    • Residents of Maine and states exempted from testing and quarantine requirements
    • Other out-of-state residents who have fulfilled the requirements of the Keep Maine Healthy plan

Open June 17, 2020

  • Bars and Tasting Rooms
    • Seated outdoor service only
  • Casinos
  • Gyms and Fitness Centers
  • Nail Salons
  • Restaurants
  • Short Term Rentals
  • Tattoo, Body Piercing, Electrolysis, and Micropigmentation Establishments