The Town of Hiram is a MUBC Town and has adopted the building code part of MUBEC. An energy certificate is required from your contractor or insulation contractor at the final inspection. (Form available below)
To get your electricity connected have your electrician file the 1360 form with my office, do not send it to CMP, I will conduct the electrical inspection when needed. You will also need a State of Maine Electrical permit for any rental units and all commercial work and The State of Maine Electrical Inspector will handle those inspections.
Building Permit Applications are now available online (see box to the right) you can still either pick them up or have it mailed to you.
All electrical/ plumbing work must be done by a licensed electrician / plumber, except as provided within these codes.
The Town of Hiram has adopted the following portions of MUBEC
The Maine Uniform Building Code (“MUBC”) consists of the following
components of MUBEC:
2015 International Residential Code (IRC)
2015 International Building Code (IBC)
2015 International Existing Building Code (IEBC)
The following provisions of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Condition Engineers (ASHRAE) Standards:
62.1 - 2007 (Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality)
62.2 - 2007 (Ventilation and Acceptable Indoor Air Quality in Low-Rise Residential Buildings)
E-1465-2006, Standard Practice for Radon Control Options for the Design and Construction of New Low-Rise Residential Buildings.
Permit Information - CEO
Bruce Smith 207-232-0183
Office Hours Mon - Thurs 9am to 3pm,
Thurs Eve 6pm to 7:30 pm, Fri 9am to noon