Baltimore Building Permits (Maryland)

Search for Baltimore, MD building permits. A building permit search can provide information on applying for a permit, permit requirements, land use permits, occupancy permits, permit rules, rejected permit applications, appeal a rejected permit, construction permits, demolition permits, septic system permits, renovation permits, looking up permits, checking if a permit is valid, fire code permits, certificates of zoning compliance, and water system permits.


Building Departments in Baltimore, MD create and enforce building codes and zoning rules to ensure that buildings are safe. They also review and approve building plans and issue Baltimore building permits. These building permits may be required for land development, renovations, demolition, repairs, and other construction. Permits can show if a building meets Baltimore fire codes and other building regulations, demonstrate that a building is safe to occupy, and they can also be used to prove that a construction project holds a valid Baltimore building permit. Baltimore Building Departments provide information on which projects require a building permit, how to apply for a permit, and the rules for receiving a permit. They may also provide searchable databases of approved Baltimore building permits. Building Departments often provide online access to building permit rules and records.

Baltimore City Permits Baltimore MD 417 East Fayette Street 21202 410-396-3286

Baltimore City Planning Department Baltimore MD 417 East Fayette Street 21202 410-396-7526

Baltimore County Permits Baltimore MD 111 West Chesapeake Avenue 21204 410-887-3616

Baltimore County Planning Office Baltimore MD 401 Bosley Avenue 21204 410-887-3211

Baltimore Zoning Baltimore MD 417 East Fayette Street 21202 410-396-4301

Maryland Planning Department Baltimore MD 301 West Preston Street 21201 410-767-4500


Town and City Halls in Baltimore, MD provide municipal services for their community, such as preserving vital records and issuing and filing building permits. These Baltimore building permits may be required for a number of construction projects, including renovations, demolitions, repairs, land development, and planned construction. They may also issue land use permits related to property boundary lines, as well as occupancy permits that certify that a building meets code and can be occupied by residents in Baltimore, Maryland. These records can be used to prove that a construction project has a valid Baltimore permit, find approved and rejected permit applications, or to look up building permit requirements, apply for a permit, or search for approved permits. Town and City Halls typically provide online access to their building permit services.

Baltimore City Hall Baltimore MD 100 Holliday Street 21202 410-727-2551