SPECIAL SCHEDULING ANNOUNCEMENT

The offices of the Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits will be closing at 11:30 AM on Friday, September 30, 2016 to allow employees to attend a Departmental Meeting. Offices will reopen at normal times on Monday, October 3rd.

Inspections will be limited on Friday the 30th. Use and Occupancy Certificates will not be issued after 11:30 AM Friday, September 30th.

Please Schedule accordingly.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

For questions please call:
Inspections : 410-313-1823
Permits (U & O's) 410-313-2455 Option #4

Welcome to the Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits

MISSION OF THE DEPARTMENT

The Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits is the clearinghouse for processing licenses and permits, reviewing construction documents, and inspecting buildings and structures for code compliance. 

Robert J. Frances, P. E. , Director

George Howard Building

3430 Court House Drive

Ellicott City, MD 21043

bfrances@howardcountymd.gov

What's New

NOTICE OF WALK THROUGH SPRING/SUMMER SCHEDULE CHANGE 

Effective, Wednesday, March 16, 2016, The Department of Inspections, Licenses and Permits will resume offering walk through permit processing on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons.  The hours are 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.  Please note, walk through permit processing is available for miscellaneous residential building permits only. 

Thank You!