The Office of the Fire Marshal conducts building inspections for day care providers, foster and adoption families and commercial businesses in Howard County. The costs of these services are billed to the business inspected.
Mail payment to:
Department of Finance
PO Box 2748
Ellicott City, MD 21041-2748
Make check payable to: Director of Finance, Howard County
Make payments online: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/misc-billing
Questions regarding the inspections themselves should be directed to the Office of the Fire Marshal at (410) 313-6040.
Questions regarding billing should be directed to the Miscellaneous Billing Division at (410) 313-3258, fax number (410) 313-3293.