Welcome to Chelsea
“Gateway to the Capital”
General Assistance Public Hearing
Chelsea is required by the State of Maine to operate a program to assist residents who are eligible with meeting their basic needs. This assistance is provided through a General Assistance Program. Every year in September the Ordinance and the basic need maximums need to be reviewed and adopted by the Board of Selectmen after a hearing. The amended ordinance and allowed maximums are listed below:
The allowed maximums are at the end of the ordinance.
Town Board and Committee Vacancies
Chelsea has vacancies on the Planning Board, Budget Committee, Board of Assessment Review and Board of Appeals. Complete the volunteer application and return it to the Town Office.
2020-21 Town Report
The Town Report is available for pickup.
View an electronic version by clicking below:
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:
- Previous Registration
- Photo of prior or previous Maine registration sticker on vehicle
- VIN/Serial number or photo
- MOSES ID # from the registration
Automobile Re registrations (Renewals)
The following items are required for renewal of an automobile registration:
- Previous Registration (if unavailable, must provide license plate number and class/type)
- Proof of insurance
- Current mileage
The Select Board have approved a Public Salt/Sand Shed Use Policy
Live Streaming of meetings is suspended
Selectboard meetings can be viewed live. Meetings are also archived for watching later.
Past meetings can viewed by clicking here.
Did you know Chelsea Recycles?
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.
2021 Assessor Office Hours – Subject to change
The assessor will be in Chelsea on the following dates :
|August 18, 2021||August 25, 2021||September 14, 2021||September 28, 2021|
|October 12, 2021||October 26, 2021||November 9, 2021||November 30, 2021|
|December 14, 2021||December 28, 2021|