Department Fee List

Shellfish Permit Fee

Commercial (effective September 1, 2019)

  • Age 14 and 15 - Free with work permit
  • Age 16 to 69 - $200
  • Age 70 and up - $50

Family (effective April 1, 2009)

  • Orleans/Eastham Resident - $20
  • Non-Resident - $70
  • Orleans/Eastham Resident Age 65 and over - $10

View the Family Shellfish Permits page for more information.

Waterways Fee

  • Mooring/Dockage Waiting list - $10 per area
  • Mooring Permit - $120
  • Commercial Mooring - $50
  • Marina Mooring - $220

Rock Harbor Dockage

  • Back-in Resident -  $65 per foot
  • Back-in Non-Resident - $85 per foot
  • Commercial Resident - $30 per foot
  • Commercial Non-Resident - $45 per foot
  • Transient  $1 per foot

Note: In accordance with Town of Orleans Bylaws Chapter 94-6, the renewal or granting of Town licenses or permits may be denied if the taxpayer, owner, permit customer, or subject property has tax bills, water charges, betterments, assessments, or other municipal charges past due. See Treasurer/Collectors Department section for further explanation.