Welcome to Chelsea

“Gateway to the Capital”


Election Day Closure Notice — CMP

THE TOWN OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2023 SO THAT STAFF MAY BE AT THE POLLS ALL DAY. Voting will be at the Chelsea School from 8am-8pm. Annual Town Meeting will be held at the Chelsea School on June 15, 2023 at 6pm.

The Town of Chelsea has a summer intern that will be completing a road inventory project over the summer. Please be aware that the intern will be walking all the public roads in Chelsea over the next several weeks while numerous points of data is collected.



The Town Office is putting together a book of business cards for all local businesses in Chelsea.  The book will be available to the public upon request.

Please bring us your business cards if you would like to be included.


Attention Residents

The Digital Equity Center will provide eligible Chelsea residents with no or low cost tablets and internet. The number to call for more information is 207-259-5010. Click here for more information.

Free tutoring and classes are also available.

ATV, Snowmobile and Boat Registrations

So that we may better and more accurately serve you, please be aware that when registering or re-registering any recreational vehicle it is required that you present at least one of the items listed below for the vehicle being registered:

  1. Previous Registration
  2.  Photo of prior or previous Maine registration sticker on vehicle
  3. VIN/Serial number or photo
  4. MOSES ID # from the registration

Automobile Re registrations (Renewals)

 The following items are required for renewal of an automobile registration:

  1. Previous Registration (if unavailable, must provide license plate number and class/type)
  2. Proof of insurance
  3. Current mileage

The Select Board have approved a Public Salt/Sand Shed Use Policy

Salt Sand Public Policy

Did you know Chelsea Recycles?

Click here for the ecomaine recyclopedia

Recycling bins are available at the Town Office

Do you have a property assessment question?

Taxpayers with assessing question are encouraged to call first at 207-582-4802 to schedule an appointment.

2023 Assessor Office Hours – Subject to change

The assessor will be in Chelsea on the following dates :

    February 21, 2023  March 7, 2023     March 21, 2023  April 4, 2023
April 18, 2023 May 2, 2023 May 16, 2023 June 6, 2023
June 20, 2023 July 18, 2023 August 1, 2023 August 15, 2023
September 5, 2023 September 19, 2023 October 3, 2023 October 17, 2023
November 7, 2023 November 21, 2023 December 5, 2023 December 19, 2023