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Building Permit Applications

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Permit Processing Hours  -  8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

Permits must be applied for in person. To apply for a building permit, a permit application must be completed by the owner of the property, authorized representive of the owner or a licensed contractor. The applications are available to download below and available in the Permits and Inspections Office. Attached to each permit application is a check list of  information that is required to be submitted with the permit. Select the building application for the specific type of work that you will be doing. Click on  FAQ's & CODES to answer any questions you may have or contact our office. A $30.00 non-refundable application fee will be required at time of application.

Building Permit Applications

New Single and Multi Family Dwellings(pdf)

Residential Additions & Renovations(pdf)

Residential Accessory Structures (.pdf)

Residential Decks (pdf)

Agricultural Properties (.pdf)

Commercial/Industrial (.pdf)

Demolition Only(.pdf)

Signs, Tanks and Towers (.pdf)

In Water Projects (.pdf)

Sanitary Only Permits (.pdf)

Swimming Pool,Spa & Hot Tubs (pdf)

Required Forms

New Single Family Dwelling Sprinkler Requirement Form (pdf)

Energy Form (pdf)

Maryland Assessment Page  Real Property Data Search www.dat.state.md.us 

Is Your Contractor Licensed? Verify by going to the links below.

Maryland Dept. of Labor, Licensing & Regulations www.dllr.state.md.us/license

Maryland Home Builders www.oag.state.md.us/homebuilder 

  Grading permits are a separate approval process from the building permit. If a Grading and Driveway Entrance Permit Application is required it will have to be completed prior to the issuance of a building permit. These forms are available on the Dept. of Public Works website or office. Questions regarding whether a grading permit would be required for the building permit for which you are applying contact their office. Site linkDept of Public Works Home.

Questions regarding property lines and zoning regulations contact the Dept. of Planning & Zonning, Site link  Dept. of Planning  & Zoning


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