The Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation wants to make sure that individuals who have military experience and training and who wish to obtain a electricians license receive appropriate credit for their military training and experience. If you have military experience and training in the electrical field and want to become licensed in Maine as a Master, Journeyman or Limited Electrician, please contact Bob LeClair (207-624-8678) or Catherine Carroll (207-624-8605) or email the office before submitting an application. They will explain the application process and assist you in preparing your application for licensure.

Click HERE for information specific to military qualifications.


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Common 2011 National Electrical Code Violations Click Here for Common 2011 National Electrical Code Violations
Memorandum of Understanding for the Installation of Mini Split Heat Pumps Click here for the Memorandum of Understanding for Installation of Mini Split Heat Pumps
2014 Approved Provider(s) for NEC Courses Click on "licensee search" located on the left column on this page.
Electrical Permits

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We are extremely pleased to offer you the ability to apply for an electrical permit online. Apply online at your convenience, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Payment may be made with Visa or Mastercard.

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Recent Board Action

Click Here for Information from the State Fire Marshal's Office Regarding the New Carbon Monoxide and Smoke Detector Law

EPA's Lead-Based Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program Rule

Click here for Special Written Permission Issued by the Senior Electrical Inspector (September 2014) RE:2014 NEC, Section 680.25



















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Last Updated: February 6, 2015