Frequently Asked Questions


 What are the government office hours?

Monday:       8:30 AM - 6:30 PM

Tuesday:      8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Wednesday:  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Thursday:     8:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Friday:         Closed

 What is the rubbish/recycling pick up schedule?

Curbside rubbish and recycling pick up is on Fridays. 

Put rubbish at the end of your driveway in approved Pay As You Throw Bags (available for purchase at the Town Hall, Short Stop Store, Yarmouth Hannaford, and Freeport Shaws)

Containers of Recycling should be put out at the end of your driveway.

Additional information can be found here.

 How do I obtain a fire permit?

Fire Permits will be issued on approved burning days. 

Monday - Thursday permits are issued at the Town Office during business hours.

Saturday & Sunday permits are issued at the Center Station on Elmwood Rd between 9AM - 11AM.

Permits may also be issued online at or at

FMI call: (207)688-2211