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Maine has no law regarding unloaded firearms in vehicles. A person 21 years or older who is not otherwise prohibited from possessing a firearm may have a loaded handgun in the vehicle.1

An employer may not prohibit an employee who has a valid permit to carry a concealed handgun from keeping a firearm in the employee’s vehicle as long as the vehicle is locked and the firearm is not visible.2


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  1. Me. Stat., 12 § 11212(1)(B).[]
  2. Me. Stat., 26 § 600.[]