Biddeford Shellfishing & Clamming

City Clerk, City Hall, 205 Main Street Biddeford, ME Phone: 207-571-0700

The Biddeford City Clerk’s office issues annual recreational shellfishing licenses to residents and non-residents. There also is a one-day recreational shellfishing license. Licenses expires on May 31 next following the date of issuance. Children age 12 or younger do not need a license to assist a recreational shellfish license holder. Shellfishing flats may be closed from time to time.
Fees: Residents, $30; residents age 65 to 70, $10; non-residents, $60; on-residents age 65 to 70, $20; one-day only license, $15. Shellfishers over age 70, free.
Click here to view a local shellfishing map (PDF)